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Lent Course, A Journey to the Holy Land

  As part of our discovery about our own journeys we are looking at parts of the Holy Land; Galilee, Nazareth, Bethlehem and Jerusalem. Sacred places, walking in the footsteps of Jesus, 2000 years on in our own time with … Continue reading

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Hoi An, Walkabout Vietnam

Hoi An in Central Vietnam – a place of transforming light, colour and peace. In October 2019 I travelled to Hoi An in Central Vietnam for a short stay. A time to find some peace and relaxation, time to off … Continue reading

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Signs of Hope & Blessings

Bless You – That’s my line! Blessings, God Bless You, Blessed are the poor, the hungry, those who mourn, and those who are hated because of their faith… What does it mean, blessings, blessed, bless you? Is it really a … Continue reading

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Candlemas

This is a turning point for the church year. We now move from Christmas and Epiphany towards Easter and Lent, a turning point from looking behind to looking ahead, symbolic and preparing ourselves for Easter. I think that Jesus must … Continue reading

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That’s My Pitch!

Darkness and on the road. But not like the Wise Men. Some weeks ago, just before Christmas I went to London and was walking along the road towards The British Library. I noticed a hooded figure lighting up a cigarette … Continue reading

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Happy Christmas

And all the bells on earth shall ring On Christmas Day On Christmas Day And all the bells on earth shall ring on Christmas Day In the Morning Happy Christmas to All Rev’d Sue Martin  

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Advent

Four weeks of preparation and getting ready! That’s a long time even for those, like me who are not that organised, all those endless jobs that need doing before Christmas are sitting in my lists, staring at me every day! … Continue reading

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Remembrance 2018 – 100 Years

One hundred years ago the Armistice was signed between the Allies of World War 1 and the German Empire. The cessation of hostilities took effect at 11.00 am on 11th November 1918. This year marks the centenary and Remembrance Day … Continue reading

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The Bread of Life

  What does it mean I am the bread of life?  John 6:24-35 Jesus had left the disciples behind for a while and they had found him on the other side of the lake, Lake Galilee is very large so it … Continue reading

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The Boys in the Cave in Northern Thailand

The picture of boys in India praying for boys in the cave.  This is a story that went straight to people’s hearts, the successsful rescue was everybody’s hope. What does it tell us… There is the respect for human life. … Continue reading

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