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January 12, 2020

The Baptism of Our Lord

What shall we say then? Are we to continue in sin that grace may abound? By no means! How can we who died to sin still live in it? Do you not know that all of us who have been baptized into Christ Jesus were baptized into his death? We were buried therefore with him […]

August 9, 2015

11th Sunday after Pentecost

Aliens We continue hearing Ephesians from lectern and pulpit. Paul in prison, Pastor Paul to the Ephesians, missionary or apostle Paul to the surrounding areas, and he is talking to them through the letter probably first read out and elaborated upon by Tychicus (Ephesians 6:21) but which over the centuries is now read by countless […]

July 12, 2015

7th Sunday after Pentecost

Living in the Big Picture I’m sure we’ve heard if not said, ‘Slow down’, ‘take it easy’ when someone is so excited about something that they’re speaking too fast. Maybe we’ve smiled at the energy, the effervescence we encountering as the person is so taken up by what she / he is describing. It is […]

May 10, 2015

6th Sunday of Easter

John 15:9-17 6th Sunday of Easter Ascension / Oxford 10/5/15 Love one another [Jesus said] “As the Father has loved me, so have I loved you. Abide in my love. If you keep my commandments, you will abide in my love, just as I have kept my Father’s commandments and abide in his love. These […]

October 12, 2014

18th Sunday after Pentecost

Come to the banquet 1 And again Jesus spoke to them in parables, saying, 2 “The kingdom of heaven may be compared to a king who gave a wedding feast for his son, 3 and sent his servants to call those who were invited to the wedding feast, but they would not come. 4 Again […]

April 13, 2014

Palm Sunday

What you see is only a hint at what you get! Have this mind among yourselves, which is yours in Christ Jesus, who, though he was in the form of God, did not count equality with God a thing to be grasped, but emptied himself, by taking the form of a servant, being born in […]