Monthly Archives: September 2020

Words to introduce Passing of the Peace

Christ is our peace. He has reconciled us to God in one body by the cross. We meet in his name and share his peace. The peace of the Lord be always with you. And also with you. We offer … Continue reading

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World Mental Health, 10th October

Hey God, We’re not down, we’re not out, but we’re hurting. This vulnerability sits like an open wound and every new hit jars it. We breathe through it, lean into it, listen for what the pain has to tell us. … Continue reading

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COCU63A.25thOct2020

ReadingsDeuteronomy 34:1-12: Moses climbs Mount Nebo and views the whole of the promised land. Then he dies, but no one knows where his grave is. After the thirty day mourning period, Joshua takes over as leader of the Israelites.OR Leviticus 19:1-2, … Continue reading

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COCU61A.18thOctober2020

ReadingsExodus 33:12-23: Moses pleads with God for God’s presence to go with the Israelites, which is what will distinguish them from other nations, and God promises to do so. Then Moses asks to see God’s glory and God agrees to … Continue reading

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COCU60A.11thOct2020

ReadingsExodus: 32:1-14: While Moses is on the mountain with God, the people, struggling with how long he has been gone, ask Aaron to make them gods. He agrees, takes their gold jewellery and makes a golden calf which the people then … Continue reading

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COCU59A.4thOctober2020

ReadingsExodus 20:1-4, 7-9, 12-20: God speaks God’s commandments to the people of Israel who are terrified by the thunder, lightning, smoke and trumpet sounds. They ask Moses to speak to God on their behalf, because of their fear, but Moses reassures … Continue reading

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World Communion Sunday – 4 Oct 2020

World Communion Sunday is a celebration observed by several Christian denominations, taking place on the first Sunday of every October, that promotes Christian unity and ecumenical cooperation. Liturgy for World Communion Sunday (Canada) Holy Communion for World Communion Sunday by … Continue reading

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