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Jason King, Elvis, Charlie’s Angels & Elijah

Elvis, Charlie’s Angels & Elijah

(Heroes of Faith Series: 6)

Holy Communion Rev. Vincent Gardner 25/7/10

Over the last six weeks we have enjoyed listening to a variety of speakers sharing with us their heroes of faith. I wonder if, as we were listening we have reflected on who we would choose as our hero of faith? Would it be a famous Christian we have come to know through a biography we have read, or maybe someone who isn’t well known but a person who has played an important part in our life, or maybe it is someone who is not a Christian but who has been an example to us, sharing insights of the world around us, directing us to a clear picture of who we are, maybe a family member, a parent, or son or daughter. I am sure at this moment your mind is flooding with pictures of the people who influenced and directed us in our life (or not…). (more…)

Sermon: ‘Wear the badge!’ given by Don Mason on 2 May 2010

Wear the Badge!

Acts 11: 1 – 18, John 13: 31-35

 It was night.  So ends the verse immediately before the short passage from John’s Gospel we have just read.  It was night.  This short phrase marks a break in the narrative.  Before, it was evening, now it is night.  There’s a subtle symbolism too in the word ‘night’ — a time of darkness, extinguished light, scheming and secrecy.   (more…)