Monthly Archives: February 2017

Ash Wednesday

New song by Kathy Douglass: ‘With These Ashes‘… With these ashes, we remember What we’re made of, what we’re made of With these ashes, we remember We are made of dust Ashes to ashes, dust to dust So it has always … Continue reading

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COCU21A.Lent 3A.19March2017

  Readings Exodus 17:1-7: The people of Israel grumble against Moses because of their thirst and the lack of water, so God commands Moses to strike the rock, and when he does so, water gushes out. Psalm 95: An invitation for God’s … Continue reading

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COCU20A.Lent 2A.12March2017

See also Lent 2B and Lent 2C See also Autumn (southern hemisphere) Readings Genesis 12:1-4a: God calls Abram to leave his home country, and promises that he will be blessed and will be a blessing to others, and Abram obeys. Psalm … Continue reading

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COCU19A.Lent 1A.5March2017

See also Lent 1B and Lent 1C Readings Genesis 2:15-17, 3:1-7: God warns the man and woman in Eden not to eat the fruit of the tree of the knowledge of good and evil, but they are tempted by the serpent, … Continue reading

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COCU17A.Epiphany8A.Transfiguration Sunday.26thFeb2017

Please refer also to  Year C Transfiguration Sunday. Readings: Exodus 24:12-18: God calls Moses to come up the mountain to receive God’s commands, and he obeys and spends 40 days and nights with God on the mountain. Psalm 99: A celebration of God … Continue reading

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Words of Inspiration – in a post-truth world

(not inclusive language, but inspiring words) Once to every man and nation, comes the moment to decide, In the strife of truth with falsehood, for the good or evil side; Some great cause, some great decision, offering each the bloom … Continue reading

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COCU15A.Epiphany7A.19thFeb2017

Readings: Leviticus 19:1-2, 9-18: God calls the people to holiness, instructing them to treat one another with compassion, integrity, justice and fairness. Psalm 119:33-40: A prayer for God to teach the psalmist God’s ways and to give understanding, commitment and reassurance to … Continue reading

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