Monthly Archives: June 2021

Daily email Number 348 – from the Vicar

I promised on Monday something different in the daily email as I continue to mix up our content and look at different parts of the Bible together.  And the Sermon on the Mount came unexpectedly into my mind, so that … Continue reading

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Daily email Number 347 – from the Vicar

Our reading today is Psalm 19, a great Psalm, one of my favourites.The 1st section of the Psalm (vs.1-6) celebrates God’s world, His creation, its glory, and how God speaks to us through it. I am reminded of the words of St Paul … Continue reading

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Daily email Number 346 – from the Vicar

We finish off the Psalm we started yesterday and so read today Psalm 18 verses 30 to 50.The first few and the last few verses of this section probably resonate most with us because they are words of timeless praise to … Continue reading

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Daily email Number 345 – from the Vicar

Our next Psalm is quite long so we will split it into 2, and read today Psalm 18 verses 1-29.Before you read just a few notes… The words of explanation at the beginning give the context for this song of praise … Continue reading

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Daily email Number 344 – from the Vicar

We move on in our walk through the Psalter to Psalm 17, a prayer of David for justice against his enemies.But firstly he writes of the battle within (vs.1-5), the fight against sin in his own heart and on his own … Continue reading

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Daily email Number 343 – from the Vicar

It is Wednesday and I am back as we move on to Psalm 16. Here is a Psalm of David which begins with him praying for God’s protection as David takes refuge in Him (v.1).In the next section (vs.2-4) David confesses his … Continue reading

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Daily email Number 342 – from the Vicar

As I try and keep our daily email fresh for all of us and keep mixing it up between different parts of the Bible, I thought I would return to the Psalms for a short while.So we resume with Psalm 15.  Do read … Continue reading

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Daily email Number 341 – from the Vicar

Today we move on to 3 John, and again as yesterday I would say this is another tucked away letter from the NT which we can easily miss in terms of hearing about or reading for ourselves.This letter might be described as … Continue reading

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Daily email Number 340 – from the Vicar

As we have finished reading 1 John, it seems too good an opportunity to also look at the other 2 letters attributed to John, which are both short, and relatively unknown.  I don’t think I have ever heard a sermon … Continue reading

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Daily email Number 339 – from the Vicar

We finish John’s 1st letter by reading today 1 John Chapter 5 verses 13 to 21.Again as the letter draws to a close we see again the emphasising of familiar themes, but in verse 13 we see expressly written one of John’s … Continue reading

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