Who makes a good Christian (28 June 2015)

We have two recordings from the service for you today. Ben interviewed one of our new parishioners – Gini Keane. She is a retired priest and now hospital chaplain. She shared her experience of being God’s helper in Wellington Hospital.  I suggest you listen to her and then read today’s gospel: Mark 5:21-43 Glenn preachedContinue reading “Who makes a good Christian (28 June 2015)”

Often in darkness we discover the risen Christ

Easter Day Reading: John 20:1-18 ‘Early on the first day of the week, while it was still dark….’ It’s so often in darkness that we discover the risen Christ. While it was still dark, Mary Magdalene went to the tomb, because a few days before, her friend Jesus had been killed. With his death herContinue reading “Often in darkness we discover the risen Christ”

Remember that you are dust

Ash Wednesday, 13 February 2013 Here we are, ready to start another Lent, another journey towards Easter. We have come to have ashes marked on our foreheads in the sign of the cross and to hear again the words, ‘Remember that you are dust, and to dust you shall return. Turn away from sin andContinue reading “Remember that you are dust”