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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

 

Christmas Day 2016

Mary treasured all these words  Sermon preached at Enmore, Christmas Day 2016 Reading: Luke 2.1 -20 “But Mary treasured all these things and pondered them in her heart.” When my mother died a few years ago, my brother and sister and I had the task of going through her belongings and deciding what to do…

Christmas Eve 2016

The light shines in the darkness and the darkness did not overcome it  Sermon preached at Enmore, Christmas Eve, 2016 Christmas is sometimes described as the Festival of light. At Christmas time many of us like to put up lights on our Christmas trees and give our homes a festive look with coloured lights around…

Are you the one?

Are you the one? Sermon preached at Enmore, 3rd. Sunday in Advent, 11th December 2016 Readings: Isaiah 35.1-10; Matthew 11.2-11; James 5. 7-10 Last week we spent some time looking at the character of John the Baptist, the man and his mission. The John we met last week was confident and fearless, denouncing the wickedness…

Repent!

Repent Sermon preached at Enmore, Second Sunday in Advent, 4th. December 2016 Readings: Isaiah 11.1-10; Romans 15:4-13; Matthew 3. 1-12 Our Gospel reading this morning introduces us to the strange figure of John the Baptist who appears suddenly in the wilderness of Judea proclaiming: “Repent, for the kingdom of heaven has come near.” I wonder…

Advent Reflection

Advent Reflection Sunday 27th. November 2016 John the Baptist is one of the important figures we encounter on our Advent journey. All four Gospels record his ministry and each of the evangelists has his own assessment of his role. This evening we have read Matthew’s account of John’s ministry but we have also listened to…