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Communion Service at St Lukes officiated by Father Gwilym Henry-Edwards
Communion Service at St Lukes officiated by Father Gwilym Henry-Edwards

 

Alert but not alarmed

Alert but not alarmed Sermon preached at Enmore, 1st Sunday in Advent, 3rd. December 2017 Readings: Isaiah 63.15-64.12; 1 Cor. 1.3-9; Mark 13.33-37 The word, ‘Advent’ means coming or arrival but Advent for most people means the time to prepare for Christmas- it means end of year activities, Speech Days, Christmas pageants, Christmas parties, and…

Well Done

Well done good servant Sermon preached at Enmore, Twenty Fourth Sunday after Pentecost, 19th. November 2017 Readings: Judges 4.1-10; Matthew 25:14-30 The book of Judges doesn’t get many appearances in our lectionary readings and that may be the case because the narrative is riddled with violent episodes some of which involve violence against women. Judges…

Accountable to God

Accountable to God Sermon preached at Enmore, 15th Sunday after Pentecost, 17th September 2017 Readings: Exodus 14.19-31, Romans 14.1-14, Matthew 18.21-35. As a child the story of the Israelite’s crossing the Red sea was one of my Sunday School favourites. It remains one of the most dramatic moments in The Old Testament and we understand…

A Living Sacrifice

A living sacrifice  Sermon preached at Enmore, Twelfth Sunday after Pentecost, 27th. August 2017 Reading: Romans 12.1-8. At the end of nearly every Communion service that we conduct in this church we join in the prayer: “Father, we offer ourselves to you as a living sacrifice through Jesus Christ our Lord, send us out in…

Mary treasured all these words

Mary treasured all these words  Sermon preached at Enmore, Feast of Mary, Mother of our Lord, Sunday 13th August, 2017 Reading: Luke 2.1 -7 Today’s Gospel reading set for the Feast Day of Mary, Mother of our Lord is a reading from Luke’s birth narrative. Nearly everything we know about Mary comes from Luke’s pen. He…