Monthly Archives: April 2015

COCU35B.Easter5B.3May2015

Readings: COCU35B.Easter5B.3May2015 Acts reflection: So, the Ethiopian Eunuch is reading aloud (a very common practice – if you had the ability to read, then you would read aloud) from the scroll of Isaiah (Ch53), a passage that has come to … Continue reading

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International Workers Memorial Day (IWMD) – April 28

The International Workers Memorial Day is held around the world each year on April 28th to remember those who have died in the work place, and to highlight the preventable nature of most workplace incidents and ill health and to … Continue reading

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Micah Challenge

What does the LORD require of you? To do justice, and to love kindness, and to walk humbly with your God. (Micah 6.8) Pilgrim Uniting Church has included four specific Micah Challenge services on the worship plan in 2015. Please … Continue reading

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COCU34B.Easter4B.26April2015

Readings COCU34B.Easter4B.26thApril2015 Prayer of the Day Gracious God, help us to live in love and charity with others, and, as we ask for your forgiveness, enable us to be forgiving. Take from our lives the hidden grudges and concealed hate. … Continue reading

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Funerals

A friend posted this about a funeral of his friend, where the card handed out contained these beautiful words: When I have come to the end of the road, And the sun has set for me, I want no rites … Continue reading

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COCU33B.Easter3B.19th April2015

‘Peace be with you’ Christ Is Our Peace Christ is our peace, Christ is our health, he the true Word, his the true wealth – gifts to be shared by the simple and poor: peace in your land, peace at … Continue reading

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Poetry – various

I came across this wonderful post of poems by Chris Corrigan as part of the reflections on the 2014 Awakening Soul conference. He writes: These poems were composed more or less spontaneously at Awakening Soul 2014. They are harvests of … Continue reading

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COCU32B.Easter2B.12thApril2015

Readings Psalm 133; Acts 4:32-35; 1 John 1:1-2:2; John 20:19-31 Resources: Textweek A prayer for the Sunday after Easter (John 20:24-29) It would be wrong, Lord, for us to say that we have no doubts, for this world is trying … Continue reading

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