Sermon by Rev Sydney Maitland for Sunday 8 December 2019.
The Diocese of Glasgow and Galloway is no closer to having a new bishop. The Church’s Primus, Most Rev Mark Strange, wrote in an open letter to the Diocese on November 25: My Dear Friends in Glasgow and Galloway I know that many of you have been holding the College of Bishops in prayer as…
Sermon by Rev Sydney Maitland for Sunday 1 December 2019.
A world of venal rulers and corrupt officials, self-interested religious leaders and an occupying army seemingly at liberty to do what it liked, writes Rev Sydney Maitland. No authentic voice of faith for 400 years and believers a beleaguered minority, easy meat for any and all kinds of abuse. This was the Holy Land in…
An update from the Barnabas Fund, which offers hope and aid to the persecuted church. News this month from Kenya, Turkey, Russia, Uzbekistan and Pakistan. Please pray for our brothers and sisters who are persecuted for their faith.
Why not begin Advent with a special Choral Evensong at 6.30 pm on Sunday December 1 in with the Jordanhill Liturgical Choir – sadly, the last occasion on which it will be led at All Saints by Alan Tavener.
With the General Election less than a fortnight away, here are some useful resources • Hustings at Jordanhill Parish Church • Scottish church leaders urge truthfulness in political debate • CARE for family, life and justice • Scottish Churches Parliamentary Office
Old Testament, New Testament and Gospel readings for Sundays this month, with links to ‘Poirot’ actor David Suchet reading the Bible passages. We also remember those whose Year’s Mind falls this month, and those who we’re called to hold before God in the Diocesan and Anglican Cycles of Prayer.
Sermon by Rev Sydney Maitland for Sunday 24 November 2019.
Sermon by Rev Sydney Maitland for Sunday 17 November 2019.
Sermon by Rev Sydney Maitland for Sunday 10 November 2019.
Sermon by Rev Sydney Maitland for Sunday 3 November 2019.