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Advent The Messenger

Advent – The Messenger All out of darkness we have light Which made the angels sing that night Glory to God and peace to men Now and for evermore. Amen The messenger! And who sends the messenger? An important message, … Continue reading

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Remembrance November 11th 2017

Sunday 11th November St Nicholas Church Gayton  Remembrance Sunday If we do not remember it can happen again I think myself as lucky for being part of a generation that has not known war close at hand. But I have … Continue reading

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St Michael & Michaelmass

St Michael is an Archangel and the guardian angel of autumn. He also looks after the element of fire. He helps the farmers with their harvesting. He is the angel of courage and strength. He helps people to reap rich … Continue reading

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Diocese of Norwich Clergy Conference 2017

  Every four years our Norwich Diocese has a ‘Big Get Together’. This year from 11th – 14th September 2017 we (I think about 200) met at University of Hertfordshire for 3 days and 3 nights. There were some amazing … Continue reading

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Barcelona 18th July 2017

How can anyone commit these atrocities and drive into people? Where is there any element of faith in the scenes as they unfolded? I would really like to put my head in the sand and be an ostrich right now. … Continue reading

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Rocky ground, thorns and good soil

The Parable of the Sower – Rocky ground, thorns and good soil. We all have time with rocky ground, thorns and good soil. I would like to tell you about my garden. Living in a new house for nearly a … Continue reading

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Ascension

Sunday after Ascension May 28th 2017 Readings Acts 1:6-14,  1 Peter,4:12-14, 5:6-11, Gospel John 17:1-11 ‘Like a roaring lion your adversary the devil prowls around, looking for someone to devour. Resist him strong in the faith.’  1Peter:5-8 The epistle this … Continue reading

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Mary Magdalene and the women by the cross

Mary Magdalene is of high importance in the story of Jesus, not just for the role she played as one of the women by the cross , but throughout all the gospels she appears and is seen with Jesus and … Continue reading

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Easter Sunday April 16th 2017

Alleluia, Christ is Risen! He is Risen indeed, Alleluia! Quite a story, starting with the triumphal ride into Jerusalem on Palm Sunday on the humble donkey. Crowded streets, the place packed with people preparing for the feast of the Passover, … Continue reading

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In the Wilderness     There seem to be many times when we find ourselves in the wilderness, or is it just me!! Wandering, walking through the country, wondering which direction we should be travelling in, seeking God’s call, trying … Continue reading

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