Monthly Archives: March 2020

Daily email from the Vicar Number 12

It is Tuesday, in case you’ve lost track of what day it is! My suggested Bible reading today from 1 Peter is, Chapter 1 verse 13 through to Chapter 2 verse 3. Lots of instructions to his readers from the apostle … Continue reading

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Daily email from the Vicar Number 11

I’m a bit later than usual today, because I’ve been making several phonecalls and then having a virtual Team meeting via Zoom with my Diocesan colleagues. Rather than sharing various random, although hopefully helpful, Bible passages/verses and thoughts over the … Continue reading

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Daily email from the Vicar Number 10

Happy Sunday, the Lord’s Day, the Day of Resurrection. Our reading today is John Chapter 11 verses 1-45, quite a long one, and one of the set ones today in churches around the country/world.  (I will come back to our own … Continue reading

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Daily email from the Vicar Number 9

Hope you are bearing up under the lockdown. Some of you might be feeling your household is too crowded and you want to get out!  Others might be feeling lonely and you are eager to get out for a different reason. Whatever … Continue reading

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Daily email from the Vicar Number 8

Well we’ve done a whole week of these and we are keeping going.  I for one am enjoying the more regular contact, albeit in a slightly different way. Thank you for all that you are doing for each other, our church … Continue reading

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Daily email from the Vicar Number 7

Here is a verse to meditate on in these difficult days. ‘May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit.’ … Continue reading

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Daily email from the Vicar Number 6

Good morning everybody. I was reading earlier this week in the Lent devotional book I am using the story of Zacchaeus, in Luke Ch.19 vs.1-10. The is a lovely story, and a very familiar story to us, and yet the writer of … Continue reading

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Daily email from the Vicar Number 5

Well, after last night’s announcement it has all changed again. One of the consequences has been the definite closure of church buildings, and also locally ReStore/Central Vineyard have reluctantly decided to close all the Foodbanks in their network including ours … Continue reading

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Daily email from the Vicar Number 4

Thank you to those who have sent encouraging words or messages.  It has also been good to chat to a few of you on the phone, and have also reconnected with a couple of folks who used to come by … Continue reading

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Daily email from the Vicar Number 3

Our Bible passage today is John Chapter 11 verses 23-27, which is what we would have had in church this morning; also the subject of the Archbishop’s talk on the radio this morning. Hope you can access Sue’s talk as … Continue reading

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