Monthly Archives: November 2020

Advent special – Email from the Vicar

Just officially signing off from the daily emails for the next month, as I have indicated previously, but I haven’t stopped being the Vicar, so if there is anything I can do, or you want to talk about, you know … Continue reading

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Daily email number 208 – from the Vicar

Our final passage before our break for Advent is Exodus Chapter 20.This includes the 10 Commandments (vs.3-17), probably well-known to most of you even if you can’t quite remember them all off by heart or in exactly the right order!People often say that … Continue reading

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Daily email Number 207 – from the Vicar

Our passage today is Exodus Chapter 19, the account of the Israelites reaching Mount Sinai and preparing to meet with God, where they will receive the 10 Commandments, though they don’t know that yet!I think the main thing that strikes me in this … Continue reading

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Daily email Number 206 – from the Vicar

Good morning everybody.  Our passage from the Bible today is Exodus Chapter 18.  It is a different but I think a really interesting chapter.We see something of the family life of Moses, and in particular his relationship with Jethro, his father-in-law, who is … Continue reading

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Daily email Number 205 – from the Vicar

Our reading today is Exodus Chapter 17, two separate stories but interesting they are right next to each other.So firstly we have yet another episode of grumbling (vs.1-7).  We’ve had the bitter water which was turned sweet, then the lack of food … Continue reading

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Daily email Number 204 – from the Vicar

A slightly longer passage today to read or listen to, Exodus Chapter 16, but it is difficult to split it up, without losing the flow.I hope the story is straightforward, but a few notes to lead you through.– One of the … Continue reading

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Daily email Number 203 – from the Vicar

Good morning, it’s Saturday and the weekend.Just a short passage today, Exodus Chapter 5 verses 22-27, but a sign of things to come.The Israelites under Moses begin their journey to the Promised Land, but as they travel through the desert there is a … Continue reading

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Daily email number 102 – from the Vicar

Our Bible passage today is Exodus Chapter 15 verses 1 to 21.Here is a hymn or song, I think the first one we have recorded in the Scriptures, as God’s people celebrate their escape from Egypt and the victory over their enemy.  … Continue reading

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Daily email Number 201 – from the Vicar

We continue with the story of the escape from Egypt by reading Exodus Chapter 14 verses 15 to 31, a story that is retold all the way through Scripture.I hope we can see that it is the Lord who is in … Continue reading

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Daily email Number 200 – from the Vicar

It’s Wednesday and I’m back, and today’s email is officially number 200, though there have been other ones since the start of the original lockdown as well.In view of this landmark, this is a good chapter to look at, Exodus Chapter 14 verses … Continue reading

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