From Our Previous Minister, Brian
Letters From Brian, Our previous Minister
Recent copies of the letters from our previous Minister Brian. These are reproduced from the monthly Newsletter..
Where Is Your Cross?
Remembering the message of hope may prove difficult at times but Jesus is our rock and our salvation.
Advent offers all of us Hope, Peace and Love!
I said a few years ago at Remembrance that future conflict may well be cyber based rather than boots on the ground
Prayer is not an optional extra.
Christ is keen on reflection, he asks us to examine ourselves
The Sermon on the Mount in Matthew chapter five sets out a list of nine features of conduct.
An old Sunday School Teacher used to pose the question ‘what would Jesus do’ ?
Live and let live is the mantra in many places ...
There are some days I could weep at having to turn out once more with an excited Labrador...
As we come to Easter I think the world needs a simpler explanation for the importance of resurrection.
It’s all very sad and rather shallow, the hope of Christ has far more to offer to Hero and zero alike
... prayers are said at my desk; out walking the dog; on my bike; in our church during the week and at the kitchen sink.
Even in the best Christian homes the telling of the Christmas story is a very rare event over the turkey
Stir Up Sunday
"Am I my Brother's Keeper"
To my mind the seagulls are worse this year than in all the years I have lived here
How often do we really know the answer to something without hearing from God what action to take?
We all need a rest, a change of scene, and a time to be
Politics like religion and money are private matters in this country ..
Je suis Cheritein - I am Christian
We should know that our view of ourselves may not be shared by many.
We all know that some people are ‘glass half full’ characters while others are the opposite.
The subject of optimism and pessimism come to many minds in Winter
Merchants and style gurus have made off with Jesus’ birthday and it’s time to give it centre stage once again.
Matthew chapter 7 states ”Do not judge or you too will be judged....'
In John’s Gospel Jesus offers calmness to all who debate issues of contention.
I went back to preach at my old church in Bicester a few weeks ago
I don’t know if any of you have lived in community but it can have its moments as well as its blessings.
So what is a Deacon??
This month marks the conversion of John Wesley ....
What do YOU believe about the resurrection????
Beware what You Promise!!
Recent copies of letters from our previous minister Brian. These are reproduced from the monthly Newsletter.