May I speak and may we listen, in the name of God who is Father Son and Holy Spirit. Amen.   Depending on where you get your news, (and you unrepentant Daily Mail readers can speak to me afterwards!) one of the big stories of this week was about Pope Francis, who last Saturday was […]

Text: John 20:19-31 May I speak and may we listen, in the name of God who is Father Son and Holy Spirit. Amen.  [ad lib] You’ve heard me speak quite often about the fact that I grew up in London. And I’ve sometimes shared bits about what that was like. What I’ve never really said […]

Yesterday, as I was presiding at the Maundy Thursday Eucharist some words which are rather familiar to me now, jumped out from the Eucharistic Prayer. ‘Give grace to us, that our words and deeds may not betray you, But that we may love one another as your Son commanded. Remember, Lord, All whom you have […]

Sermon Preached at Evensong at St Mary’s Church, Whitchurch Cardiff – Sunday 28th January 2018: Texts: Ps 42 Exodus 13.1-6 Romans 12.1-5 May I speak and may we listen, in the name of God who is Father, Son and Holy Spirit. Amen. Friends, it’s a privilege for me to preach here this evening. I’m very […]

Sermon Preached at St Andrew’s Methodist Church, Cardiff: Texts: Isaiah 60:1-6 Matthew 2:1-12 May I speak, and may we listen, in the name of God who is Father, Son and Holy Spirit. Amen. ‘On entering the house, they saw the child with Mary his mother; and they knelt down and paid him homage. Then, opening […]

May I speak and may we listen, in the name of God who is Father, Son and Holy Spirit. Amen.   ‘For a child has been born for us, a son given to us; authority rests upon his shoulders; and he is named Wonderful Counsellor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.’   I have […]

(ad libitum) May I speak and may we listen, in the name of God who is Father, Son and Holy Spirit. Amen.    I want to give you a little insight into my childhood that not many people get to hear…particularly Church folk, for reasons that will become clear! Once upon a time, I had […]