Thought for the Week

09
Apr

The whole of Holy Week

Immersive theatre is a popular form of entertainment in which the audience become participants in the drama. The distinction between actor and spectator becomes blurred. Entering Holy Week is rather […]

03
Apr

Seeds of Faith

Spring is well and truly here – the blossom is fragrant, buds and leaves give the trees and bushes a green shimmer. What is growing all around us – whether […]

21
Mar

Further on up the road

It’s not a Biblical quote, it’s not a Spiritual line, it’s a track title released by the amazing Mr Eric Clapton in 1975! (who was once asked to play at […]

02
Mar

Psalm 139

12        For you yourself created my inmost parts; ♦ you knit me together in my mother’s womb. 13        I thank you, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made; […]

07
Feb

Salt and Light

In the Church’s readings for this week, Jesus tells his followers that they are to be the salt of the earth and the light of the world. Just what did […]

31
Jan

Candlemas

This week we commemorate “The presentation of Christ in the Temple”, also known as “Candlemas”. It’s a pivot point in the Church’s year, marking the end of the Christmas season […]

26
Jan

Mo goes for the Bush! (Exodus 3:2-3)

Now here’s a strange one for you, ‘Hot Bush’, yet no smell or singeing? Fire, it has to be said, is often associated with experiences of God, recall Luke 24:32? […]

09
Jan

Epiphany

Last Friday, 6th January, was the feast of the Epiphany when we remember the visit of the wise men to the infant Jesus. Many churches, including St Edburg’s, celebrated this […]

03
Jan

Holy Innocents & Ephiphany

The beginning of January sits between the Christian festivals of the Holy Innocents on 28th December and Epiphany on 6th January. The former marks the massacre of the all the children […]

22
Dec

Walking in the light of Christ

Walking in the light of Christ means we can overcome the darkness. Light illuminates the darkness and in a way consumes it. The darkness never has and never will extinguish […]

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