What does bank holiday mean to you? Days out, traffic, rain I want to take you back in time, first of all in the UK, to the days of an agricultural society. A time when the land was farms and the year was ordered around farming. The day is ordered by sunrise, sunset; the crowing...
A short sermon this week as we shared a meal together remembering God's provision
Reading – Matt 16:1-4 Introduction We continue our journey through Matthew’s gospel. This week we have two warnings from Jesus. One is about impatience and the need for a sign. (Verses 1 to 4) And the other is about false teaching. (Verses 5 to 12) Talk about pharisees – what...
Jesus meets a Caananite woman
What do concepts of 'clean' and 'unclean' mean to us today?
In Matthew 14:1-12 we hear of John's devotion to his call and the price of following Jesus.
In Matthew 13:53-58 we hear of Jesus' visit to Nazareth and the recpetion he received there. Where is his true home?
On the Coronation weekend, Matthew 13:44-46 tells us the nature and value of God's kingdom, and we think about our own priorities.
In Matthew 13:31-35 we see how the Kingdom of God grows, and that small things can make a big difference.