National pride – like all pride – can be a good thing but when it turns to a despising of others it becoems hubris and everyone suffers.
Although we are all travelling heaven ward together it can be a lonely and confusing journey. If we are fortunate we seek out friends to travel with and become joureny partners for others.
Sometimes we see that any reward is as God’s recompense for a bad past. From the beginning God knows that there is ‘something good’ in each of us.
Sometimes we are tmepted to believe that we need to ‘find’ God when in fact from the begining the mission of God is to find us and call us home by name.
Of Wristwatches and Other Lenten Timepieces Sermon at St John the Baptist Felixstowe – Sunday 18 February 2018 Text: Now after John was arrested, Jesus came to Galilee, proclaiming the good news of God, 15and saying, ‘The time is fulfilled, and the kingdom of God has come near; repent, and believe in the good news.’ (Mark 1.14-15) God… Continue reading Of Wristwatches and Other Lenten Timepieces
To Read: Click on song title to watch a video Only He from Starlight Express Look at me a woman, calm and in control No silly girl whose head’s always turning Nobody would guess that deep inside my soul A brand new flame is burning Only he has the power to move me And together… Continue reading A Song for Lent – 40 Days in the West End – Day 4 – Only He has the power to move me
Soemtimes chasing after a personnel good is not godly and we find ourselves enslaved in an evil ‘love’