‘Thanks be to God for all his indescribable gifts!’

‘Thanks be to God for all his indescribable gifts!’ + Not so many years ago, when we visited the greengrocers, we would find, a small assortment of locally grown produce, various root and leaf vegetables, a selection of apples, pears, and possibly some plums. The vegetables tended to be those which you could grow in the garden, greenhouse or on … Read More

Patronal Festival 2020: Mary Magdalene’s encounter with the risen Lord

Mary Magdalene’s encounter with the risen Lord John 19:41-20:18 May I speak in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, Amen. + Today, is the one Sunday in the year, when we celebrate the life of St Mary Magdalene; Our church’s Patronal Sunday. We’re not able to celebrate with a social gathering this … Read More

Magazine January 2016

Epiphany

Parish Magazine ~ January 2016 Dear Friends,Happy New year! Christmas is not over though, indeed it has barely begun, and the month of January encompasses the Christmas Season, which evolves into Epiphanytide, taking us to Candlemas on February 2nd.Perhaps you remember the Christmas adverts, some of which I talked about in my Christmas sermons this year. The John Lewis one … Read More