Posts with the category “church-inclusion”
Pray for Pride
July 5th, 2019
This is written by Adam Roberts. Tomorrow is Pride is in its fiftieth year. A day set aside to remember and celebrate the queer community and our contributions to the flourishing of humanity.As you ca...
Neither Jew nor Gentile
July 4th, 2019
This is written by Hannah-Rivkah Perkin. She works for Breaking Barriers, a charity that helps refugees into employment, and has been going to St Mary's for two a half years. 23 Before the coming of t...
Love your enemy
July 3rd, 2019
This is written by Jeannine Boulter who has been at St Mary's for ages, is married to Tom and mum to Bruno and Oona. 43 ‘You have heard that it was said, “Love your neighbour and hate your enemy.” 44 ...
Love your neighbour
July 2nd, 2019
This is written by Matt Coombs who is one of the leaders at St Mary's and is married to Pip. Here we read the two greatest commandments according to Jesus. Yep - commandments. Not suggestions. Not som...
A Fellowship of Difference
July 1st, 2019
This is written by Matt Coombs who is one of the leaders at St Mary's and is married to Pip. 37 The Israelites journeyed from Rameses to Sukkoth. There were about six hundred thousand men on foot, bes...
John the Baptist prepares the wayJesus announces the good newsJesus heals manyJesus forgives and healsJesus heals on the SabbathParable of the sowerLamp on a standJesus restores a demon possessed manJesus raises a dead girl and heals a sick womanA prophet without honourJohn the Baptist beheadedJesus feeds the five thousandJesus walks on waterThat which defiles
Faith of the Syro-phonecian womanFeeding 4000Jesus heals a blind man at BethsaidaTransfigurationJesus heals a boy possessed by an impure spiritJesus predicts his death a second timeDivorceThe rich and the kingdom of GodJesus predicts his death a third timeBlind Bartimaeus receives his sightJesus comes to Jerusalem as kingJesus curses a fig tree and clear the templeThe authority of Jesus questionedPaying tax to CaesarThe greatest commandmentThe destruction of the temple
A Fellowship of DifferenceLove your neighbourLove your enemyNeither Jew nor GentilePray for PrideEphesians 6:10-13Ephesians 6:14Ephesians 6:15Ephesians 6:16Ephesians 6:17Ephesians 6:18-20LoveLove, for the day is nearLove is patientGod is loveCreationSabbathThe Lord does not grow wearyPsalm 23Come all you who are wearyBe stillJesus asleep in the boatQuiet you with love