Sermon by Fr Andrew Starky 22 November 2015

Christ the King 2015   Daniel 7: 9-14, Revelation 1: 4-8, John 18: 33-37 The idea of the kingship of Christ in all the world has been controversial in recent times. It doesn’t go down well in interfaith discussions where memories of crusades and the like remain vivid. Secular thought can’t understand it, and within … [Read more…]

Letter from the Vicar 22 November 2015

Dear Friends, Welcome to S. Michael’s on this Feast of Christ the King. This celebration comes at the end of the long sequence of Sundays in Ordinary Time which follow Pentecost. During this period we have heard much about the growth of the kingdom, and the work of the Holy Spirit acting through believers. Today … [Read more…]

Letter from the Wardens 15 November 2015

Dear Friends, It is good to be here and worship at S. Michael’s this morning. We want to report to you an exciting decision made by our Vestry concerning the position of a part-time Youth Worker in our parish. We are very blessed in having a Church School as part of our parish family. Many … [Read more…]

Letter from the Vicar 8 November 2015

Dear Friends, Welcome to S. Michael’s to the Holy Eucharist. Today our readings about scarcity and plenty demonstrate God’s providence. Yesterday we farewelled our dear brother John Fowler in a Funeral Mass. John was a very faithful servant of God and of this church and we will miss him greatly, possibly more than we already … [Read more…]

Letter from the Vicar 1 November 2015

  Dear Friends Welcome to S. Michael’s on All Saints’ Day. This is the day when we remember and honour all saints in a common feast, although sometimes little has been recorded about their lives. During the year we celebrate the major saints who are shared by tradition with the whole Church. Many are commemorated … [Read more…]