Sermon by Rev Sydney Maitland for Sunday 10 December 2017.
Archives for December 2017
The Parable of the Talents.
We grew up very familiar with the Christmas story, writes JB. The journey to Bethlehem as demanded by the census, the lack of accommodation when they got there and the subsequent birth of Jesus in a stable, and being laid in a manger because there was ‘no crib for a bed’. The star, angels announcing…
St John 1.14: ‘and the Word became flesh and dwelt among us …’ We’re all familiar with slogans, mottoes, catchphrases, strap lines, by which institutions or political parties or campaigning groups like to promote themselves, their claims, their values among the rest of us. Some of them may strike us as important and even challenging…
Sermon by Rev Sydney Maitland for Sunday 3 December 2017.
A fresh take on the parable of the sheep and the goats.