Rebuilding the Ancient Ruins

Isaiah 61:1-11 January 29, 2017 St Paul’s Anglican Church “Rebuilding the Ancient Ruins” Which of us is not in some way captivated by the mysterious Magi whose camel-borne figures so gracefully traversed the desert sands of the ancient world in...

Be Not DIsmayed

Isaiah 41:8-10,17-20 January 22, 2017 St Paul’s Anglican Church “Be Not DIsmayed” Many years ago, we passed an intriguing sign at the entrance of a Church. It read: “Happy Hour – Sunday Morning 09:00.” The sign does speak volumes for Christians…...

Seek the LORD

Zechariah 8:1-8,20-23 January 15, 2017 St Paul’s Anglican Church “Seek the LORD” Zechariah was one of the last of God’s Old Testament prophets. The period of the Judges had passed. So, too, had the period of the Monarchy. The 345 year-long Divided...

They Shall Bring Gold

Epiphany I January 8, 2017 St Paul’s Anglican Church ” They Shall Bring Gold” There are many characters in the Bible we would all want to meet – Noah surrounded by animals in his great rustic ark… Abraham and Sarah with Ur of the Chaldees fading in...

Faith in the Balance

Deuteronomy 30:11-20 January 1, 2017 St Paul’s Anglican Church “Faith in the Balance” Christian Faith always hangs in the balance. It always has. It always will. Christian Faith is always “at risk” because it has real enemies! But it has the...