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A Deacon on Social Services Sunday
Social Services Sunday and Christine, a Vocational Deacon, gave the sermon for us - sharing reflections on her calling and her daily work with the most troubled of children. Readings:    Matthew 13:24-30, 36-43 The gospel
reading this morning asks us to ima...

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Don't mock God with metaphor!

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John Updike - Seven Stanzas at Easter
I was reading Ian Harris's essay in the Otago Daily Times (ODT) this last Friday, the opinion piece on religion with his usual well informed (and contentious) efforts to present a viable form for faith in our 'post-modernity'.   It made me think of Updike's...

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'Farmer God...'?
Reflections for 15th Sunday in Ordinary Time Readings: Genesis 25:19-34 ;  Romans 8:1-11 ;  Matthew 13:1-9, 18-23 Typically I start my sermon for a Sunday about a week in
advance – usually on the Monday or Tuesday as I review the readings and prepare
the pe...

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"Unpretentious God ...?"
13 th Sunday in
Ordinary Time Readings: Genesis 24. 34-38, 42-49, 58-67; Romans
7. 15-25a ; Matthew 11. 16-19, 25-30 “Unpretentious God, you call us as we are; and in our weakness you find strength. Help us so to delight in who we are, that we are set free ...

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On the Road to En-Dor
Choral Evensong 2 July 2017 1 SAMUEL 28: 3-19 CS Lewis had the teacher's talent for asking provocative questions: for instance 'What would we do if the supernatural did in
fact occur?” There is a lot of interest in the paranormal and in the supernatural - a...
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