Tag Archives: John

Thunder in the desert

Advent 3b – Sunday 11th December 2011 John 1: 6-8, 19-28 I’ve read a number of daily devotionals over the years. They been informative, encouraging, supportive and a useful part of my Christian journey of faith. Sometimes they’re confusing or … Continue reading

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Tense, nervous headache?

Easter 6a – Sunday 29th May 2011 John 14: 15-21 There’s been a lot of tension in the air at our house this week. Stress. Pressure. Anxiety. Call it what you will, it stalked the corridors, hid in the cupboard … Continue reading

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A Radical Love

Easter 4a – Sunday 15th May 2011 John 10: 1-10 “I tell you the truth, anyone who sneaks over the wall of a sheepfold, rather than going through the gate, must surely be a thief and a robber! But the … Continue reading

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The biggest pair of spectacles going

Easter 2a – Sunday 1st May 2011 John 20: 19-31 For the first time in 17 years I’m going to be in Church on the Sunday after Easter! Don’t believe it? Well, be there! Greenacres Congregational Church. Sunday 1st May … Continue reading

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Just like that

Lent 5A – Sunday 10th April 2011 John 11: 1-45. I went up into the attic and found a Stradivarius and a Rembrandt. Unfortunately Stradivarius was a terrible painter and Rembrandt made lousy violins. The late, great Tommy Cooper. One … Continue reading

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Does God have a beard?

Lent 4a – Sunday 3rd April 2011 John 9: 1-41 Since the dawn of time we’ve always had questions on our minds. Plenty as a child. Plenty as adults. From day one we are seekers. Seekers after the truth. Seekers … Continue reading

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A little controversy for you

Lent 2a – Sunday 20th March 2011 John 3: 1-17 Controversy. Sian Massey was recently propelled into the UK media spotlight when two male football commentators questioned her ability to correctly call off-side decisions because she was a woman. Controversy. … Continue reading

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