Tag: Jesus

Lenten reflection

For much of Lent visitors to St Anne’s encountered a piece of installation art. Made by the husband of someone in the congregation, it was inspired by an article in the church magazine at the start of Lent, enquiring whether anyone would like to get together to talk about our responsibility for the environment, what…

Faith & Footie

My BBC Radio Scotland Thought for the Day this morning was about Scotland’s World Cup Qualifier. Here’s what I said:

Every moment has meaning

Sermon preached at St Anne’s Dunbar, Sunday 3rd Sept 2017                                                                                 Romans 12:9-21; Matthew 16:21-28 Every moment…

The Common Good

It was my turn to offer a Thought for the Day on Radio Scotland again today. This is what I said:

No Man’s Land

Easter Saturday is an odd day. Every year I try to journey through the events of Holy Week faithfully, to wait at the foot of the cross as Jesus is crucified.  Every year I fail in one way or another. Every year I remember that this is part of the point: I am human, and my inability to remain faithful to God is why Christ…