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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

 

Pitched his tent

Pitched his tent among us Sermon preached at Enmore, Christmas Day 2017 Reading: John 1. 1-14.  For a significant period of my life Christmas was always associated with camping. Between the years 1964 and 1971, every Christmas evening would be spent packing my bags to go camping at Gerroa beach on the South Coast. I…

Do not be afraid

Do not be afraid Sermon preached at Enmore, Christmas Eve 2017 Reading: Luke 2. 8-20 I suspect that for most of us fear is not an emotion we normally associate with Christmas: mild dread perhaps at the thought of the credit card bill that will arrive at the end of January, or slight apprehension at…

The Lord will make you a house

The Lord will make you a house Sermon preached at Enmore, 4th Sunday in Advent, 24th December 2017 Readings: 2 Samuel 7.1-11.16; Romans 16: 25-27; Luke 1. 26-38 You may be wondering, what on earth, is the relevance of today’s Old Testament reading for this final Sunday in Advent. Over the past three weeks our…

As a witness

As a witness Sermon preached at Enmore, 3rd Sunday of Advent, 17th. December 2017 Readings: Isaiah 61. 1-4, 8-11; 1 Thessalonians 5.12-28; John 1.6-8; 19-28 Last week we had a taste of Mark’s Gospel, reading the opening verses and being introduced to John the Baptist. This Sunday the lectionary gives us some of the prologue…

The Beginning

Advent 2: The beginning  Sermon preached at Enmore, 2nd.Sunday of Advent, 10th December 2017 Readings: Isaiah 40.1-11, Mark 1. 1-8 “The end of all our exploring will be to arrive where we started” T.S. Eliot’s words may be fairly accurately applied to the Gospel of Mark, the Gospel which will be our focus in the…