Advent Prayer

The most basic prayer for Advent is Maranatha, which means “Our Lord come!” It’s the prayer that Paul prayed at the end of his letter to the Corinthians and inspired this prayer which we used for Advent Sunday.

Planting the flag

A sermon for Palm Sunday evening; the service was for an outreach service for the ‘Senior Friends’ who attend a few times a year and have a tea afterwards. The readings were taken from the lectionary. That of course meant that we didn’t actually have the gospel account of Palm Sunday! (That’s for the morning…