Our Lenten Journey: The righteous for the unrighteous

Reading: 1 Peter 3:18-22 Scripture: “For Christ also suffered for sins once for all, the righteous for the unrighteous,” (1 Peter 3:18) Reflection: Surely you must be familiar with the saying “the good suffering for the bad.”  And we know how angry we become when we have done all that we should, obeyed …

Our Lenten Journey: The covenant of the bow

The covenant of the bow             Reading: Genesis 9:8-17 Scripture: “When the bow is in the clouds, I will see and remember the everlasting covenant between God and every living creature of all flesh that is on the earth.” (Genesis 9:16 Reflection: Noah and the other survivors …

Our Lenten Journey – He has our backs!

The Collect: Almighty God, whose blessed Son was led by the Spirit into the wilderness and was tempted by Satan: Come quickly to help us who are assaulted by many temptations and, as you know the weaknesses of each of us, let each one find you mighty to save: through Jesus …

Our Lenten Journey – Abide with me

Hymn: Abide with me; fast falls the eventide (CPWI #7) Verse 1:   Abide with me; fast falls the eventide:                  the darkness deepens; Lord, with me abide:                  when other helpers fail, and comforts flee,     …

Our Lenten Journey – And still we rise!

Friday after Ash Wednesday, 19 February 2021  And still we rise! Reading: Matthew 6: 1-6, 16 – 21 Scripture: “Beware of practising your piety before others in order to be seen by them; for then you have no reward from your Father in heaven.” (Matthew 6:1) Reflection: “Remember that you are dust and …

Our Lenten Journey – His love is all we need

Thursday, 18 February 2021 Reading: 2 Corinthians 5: 20b – 6: 10 Scripture:  “As sorrowful, yet always rejoicing; as poor, yet making many rich; as having nothing, and yet possessing everything.” (2 Corinthians 6:10) Reflection: The Lenten period has long been recognised and respected as a period for reflection, repentance and renewal. …

All glory to the Light

Wednesday, 06 January 2021 All glory to the Light                        Reading: Isaiah 60: 1-6 Scripture: “Then you shall see and be radiant; your heart shall thrill and rejoice” (Isaiah 60:5) Reflection: Today is the Feast of the Epiphany, which marks the end of the …