Bringing the roof down

Luke 5.17-26 Before I start my sermon, I need to read you a letter I have just written to Mary as Clerk to the Congregational Board. I apologies to anyone who may feel offended. Dear Mary As you will remember some weeks ago, I asked a chap from Nazareth to do a Sundays’ Pulpit supply [...]

Woman on a deck chair

The woman sat on the deck chair looking out to sea. Way out, she saw a ship and imagined it going to the tropics; to the warmth that she had never felt. Now  life had been good to her in a material sense at least. In personal relations she had been less fortunate. In truth, [...]