Tag Archives: church

Here but not here

If we set aside all the worries about demons, animal cruelty and the welfare of the swineherd, what is the story of the healing of the demoniac of Gerasene teaching us? It speaks of the most outcast, the most impure, … Continue reading

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Get out!

Sunday 9th  June 2019                                     DAY OF PENTECOST So the church goes to the nations today. Still Jews, but from 17 nations and we know where that leads (153 fish!). To us who act as if we, our institutions and … Continue reading

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Fruit and leaves

Sunday 26th May 2019 Revelation 21 is an exciting commentary on the incident in Acts 16. Paul sees a man calling him to Macedonia responds immediately and God leads him to a wealthy woman by the river who has her … Continue reading

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Little Children

Jesus calls us little children. A little child knows its parent and understands that despite all, it is loved and, whatever happens, it is forgiven. It will need to grow up to learn otherwise. In the grown-up world all is … Continue reading

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Sunday 24th February 2019

Jesus tells us that the spirit of God is like the wind; we don’t know where it comes from and where it goes. He tells us not to fret and he proclaims blessings for the poor and woes for the … Continue reading

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