Week 1 – 21 February To Live Your Love With Generosity Bible Study: Luke 14.2-9; Matthew 20.1-16; 2 Corinthians 9.6-15 Week 2 – 28 February To Live Your Love With Joy Bible Study: Luke 15; John 16.16-24; 1 Thessalonians 5.16-21 Week 3 – 7 March To Live Your Love With Imagination Bible Study: Exodus 35.30-35; […]
Scripture for Sunday, 28 January (observance of the Presentation of Christ in the Temple): Malachi 3.1–5; Psalm 24. 1–10; Hebrews 2.14–18; Luke 2.22–40 A question that I heard asked this week was this: would Jesus have gone to the World Economic Forum at Davos? There are apparently those who think that he would have avoided […]
First Sunday of Advent Scripture: Isaiah 64:1-9; Psalm 80:1-8; Philippians 1:1-11; Mark 13:24-37 The season of Advent is a time to look forward, in anticipation of receiving Christ, but also to carry forward an appreciation of what has gone before – the foundations upon which we build our future in faith. The letter to the Philippians […]
When the song of the angels is stilled, When the star in the sky is gone, When the kings and the princes are home, When the shepherds are back with their flocks, The work of Christmas begins: To find the lost, To heal the broken, To feed the hungry, To release the prisoner, To rebuild […]
Readings for the main services of worship on Sunday & Wednesday during January. 3 January 1 John 2.29-3:6; Psalm 98.2-7; John 1.29-34 7 January – Epiphany Isaiah 60.1–6; Psalm 72.10–15; Ephesians 3.1–12; Matthew 2.1–12 10 January 1 Samuel 3.1–10, 19–20; Psalm 40.1–4, 7–10; Mark 1.29–39 14 January – Baptism of Christ (Baptism) Genesis 1.1–5; Psalm […]
The theme of Advent: waiting for Christ to be born. In towns and villages In tower blocks and terraces Christ is waiting to be born In palaces and shanty-towns In high streets and back-streets Christ is waiting to be born In the vastness of the universe In the intimacy of our hearts Christ is waiting […]
Readings for the main services of worship on Sunday & Wednesday during December. 3 December – Advent 1 Isaiah 64.1-9; Psalm 80.1-8; Philippians 1.1-11 ; Mark 13.24-37 6 December – Nicholas, Bishop of Myra 1 John 4.7-14; Psalm 145.8-13; Mark 10.13-16 10 December – Advent 2 Isaiah 40.1-11; Psalm 85.8-11; 2 Peter 3.8-15a; Mark 1.1-8 […]
This year’s raffle had some very attractive prizes. Thanks are due to Dianne Carter and Colin Guanaria for organising the majority of the prizes, and to Margaret Jones for coordinating ticket sales. The results were as follows: Grand prize (weekend for two in London): Simon Sadler Flight around the island (courtesy of Enviro Communications Ltd.): […]
The Christmas raffle will be drawn on Sunday, 10 December, after the service of lessons & carols which begins at 18:00. Tickets were indeed for sale at the Christmas Bazaar – and they still are available, until just before 18:00 on Sunday.
The Christmas Bazaar, which is at the Feria de Navidad of Es Castell, has been postponed to Wednesday, 6 December because of bad weather.