Political Christianity

Can you be a consistent Christian and a politician? Tim Farron found it a difficult task and, in the end, resigned as leader of the Liberal Democrats. His faith in God trumped all other loyalties. We have, however, a current example of a Prime Minister whose policies...

Remembrance Sunday services

How well do you remember important occasions in your life? What are some of the special memories you hold? November is a particular time in the year when we, as God’s church, spend time remembering. At the annual Service of Memories we remember and give thanks...

What are your plans for Summer?

What are your plans for Summer? Do you use this time to rest, relax and recuperate? God created us all to work, rest and play – the challenge is one of balance…and it’s ever-present! Sometimes we can let our daily work consume our lives, to the point where...

Talking with God

How good are you at listening? Sometimes in life, it can be easier to do all the talking, that we miss what is really going on in various situations or in people’s lives around us. Praying can be a bit like this – sometimes we can be in a hurry to tell Jesus all about...

Where are prophets when you want them?

We live in interesting times. The future of Britain is uncertain as the Brexit saga plays out. American policy can change on the whim of an early morning tweet. Xi Jinping continues to expand his control over China and extend its influence across the world. Sunni and...

Alleluia, Christ is risen!

Alleluia, Christ is risen! He is risen indeed, Alleluia! We have just celebrated the life changing news that Jesus has conquered death and is alive forevermore! Before Jesus went to the cross, He told his disciples: In my Father’s house are many rooms…I am going there...