Tag: sermons

The Book of Jonah, Pt 3: Faith facing Empire

Spat out by the big fish, Jonah makes his way to Nineveh. But his biggest challenge is still to come… This is part 3 of 4 in a series of talks on Jonah delivered as part of the Methodist Church’s Bible Month initiative…   Advertisements

The Book of Jonah, Pt 1

The Book of Jonah, Pt 1: In Which Jonah Does Something Very Sensible. During June at St Anne’s we’re taking part in the Methodist Church’s Bible Month, where churches are encouraged to spend a month studying a whole book of the bible together. This year we’re reading Jonah…  which isn’t too big an ask, since…

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…

New year, new story?

Sermon for Second Sunday of Christmas (Matthew 2.13-end) Preached at Saint Andrew’s Episcopal Church, St Andrews 1 January 2017 In Scotland, Hogmanay has traditionally been the bigger of the two December celebrations. No doubt some of us can remember the time when Christmas wasn’t even a public holiday this side of the border. Well when…