Sermon for Trinity 5 2021

Sermon for Trinity 5 2021 Is not this the carpenter, the son of Mary? On Wednesday I led class worship, as I usually do, in St Francis School where a child told me it was her birthday and she was 7. Oh it’s mine, too, I said. How old do you reckon I am? (Word to the...

Sermon for Trinity 4 2021

Sermon for Trinity 4 2021 Jesus, aware that power had gone forth from him, turned to the crowd. It’s been a hard year for carers and those in the medical profession. I remember having a chat with a nurse in one of our Nursing Homes in January where things were so bad...

Sermon for Trinity 2 2021

Sermon for Trinity 2 2021 Whether we are at home or away, we make it our aim to please him. (2 Cor 5:9) Well, the Euros have started- that is, the European football Championship -and this week the English Manager Gareth Southgate wrote an open letter to the people of...

Sermon for Trinity 1 (St Boniface Patronal) 6.6.21.

Sermon for Trinity 1 (St Boniface Patronal) 6.6.21. The Lord God called to the man and said to him, ‘Where are you?’ (Gen 3:9) Where have you been? Do you remember being asked this question as a child? Asked by parents and others who were sometimes curious, worried,...

Sermon for Pentecost 2021

Sermon for Pentecost 2021 In our own languages we hear them speaking about God’s deeds of power. (Acts 2:11) Bonjour, Guten Morgen, Buon Giorno, Hola, Bore Da, Hello! Do you speak another language apart from English? I’m so glad I was given the chance  to learn French...

Sermon for Trinity Sunday 2021

Sermon for Trinity Sunday 2021 Whom shall I send, and who will go for us? And I said, ‘Here I am; send me.’ (Isaiah 6:8) Recently our son Jamie, who is a great fan of musical theatre and a good singer played the lead role in the 1980s themed musical ‘The Wedding...