Tag Archives: Preaching

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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Words and the Word

Creating and sustaining God, as we meditate upon your word to us in scripture may your Living Word once again dwell in us that we might shine as your light in the world. Amen. “It’s only words, and words are … Continue reading

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Unforgettable Fire

So, in a week and a half I will be heading off on retreat, and in 17 days I will be Received into Full Connexion and Ordained (Conference willing, as always in Methodism!) along with a number of friends and … Continue reading

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A light in the darkness

The following is my sermon for Midnight Mass at St Michael’s Parish Church, Landrake. As you will see, I concentrate on the reading from St John’s Gospel: Loving Lord, as we meditate on your Word may you be once again … 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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Tom Daley, The God In The Closet, and The Scandal of Coming Out…

Originally posted on Lost in Wonder, Love, and Praise:
“O Lord, you have searched me and known me. You know when I sit down and when I rise up; you discern my  thoughts from far away. You search out my…

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The Act of Remembrance

Last year I preached in one of my own chapels on Remembrance Sunday, which was also Remembrance Day. This year I was asked to preach in one of our local Parish Churches. I’m not convinced it was my greatest ever … Continue reading

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