Category Archives: Circuit Life

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I have spent much of my time today down the A38 in Liskeard, attending the Presbyteral Session of District Synod. It was, as is the nature of these things, a mixed-bag of experiences, including some boredom and annoyance but overall … Continue reading

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Rising from the Ashes

So, here I am, sat at my desk, ash cross on my forehead, non-alcohol beer to hand, writing a blog post for the first time in more than 10 months. And if you ignore posts written as sermons then far … Continue reading

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We are what we eat

Loving Father, pour out your Spirit upon us, your people, the Body of Christ, that as we break open your word to us in scripture may we hear your Living Word speaking to us, that we might be transformed by … Continue reading

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Outro: Last Words

On this past Sunday evening I ┬áled a worship service at one of my chapels, based around the Last Words of Jesus. It used modern, secular music to help the congregation to reflect on the words of scripture that recount … Continue reading

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Purple Prays

An Advent Grace Loving God, as we look forward to celebrating your having come to us in Christ and remember what is to come in his returning to us, may we know his kingdom among us in our sharing of … Continue reading

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Pink Prose

What follows is my sermon from presiding and preaching at an Advent Eucharist in Landrake Methodist Chapel today. If I had one, I would have worn a pink stole. Alas, this was not possible, but there is pink on the … Continue reading

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The Kingdom Feast

This morning we had a United Eucharist for all the chapels I have pastoral care of in order to celebrate the Feast of Christ the King – the traditional final feast of the Church year, as we make to start … Continue reading

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