Rector’s Final Blog for the pandemic period

Dear Friends You probably won’t receive this until Monday, as we issued a day last week, but I wanted to end my daily series with three more verses from John chapter 1. 14And the Word became flesh and lived among us, and we have seen his glory, the glory as of a...

Rector’s Blog – day 92 (Penultimate blog)

Dear Friends Hosea!   This is my penultimate email, even if it comes a day late because of problems sending them this week.  Today I want to restate for one more time, the thinking behind the direction of a lot of my emails over the last four and half months and where...

Rector’s Blog – Day 91

Dear Friends 2 Corinthians 5:  17 – 20 if anyone is in Christ, there is a new creation: everything old has passed away; see, everything has become new! 18All this is from God, who reconciled us to himself through Christ, and has given us the ministry of...

Rector’s Blog – day 90

Dear Friends Acts chapter 2 verses 17 and 18 (and see also Joel chapter 2 verses 28 and 29) this is what was spoken through the prophet Joel: 17“In the last days it will be, God declares, that I will pour out my Spirit upon all flesh, and your sons and your daughters...

Rector’s Blog – day 89

Dear Friends These emails started during March and barring problems with distribution have been arriving (wanted or unwanted) in your inbox every weekday since.  I am going on holiday at the end of July so it seems a sensible place to draw a line.  Therefore, this...

Rector’s Blog -day 88

Dear Friends Matthew 18:  12 – 14 12What do you think? If a shepherd has a hundred sheep, and one of them has gone astray, does he not leave the ninety-nine on the mountains and go in search of the one that went astray? 13And if he finds it, truly I tell you, he...