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Hope and Prophecy

Hope has wavered over the past two years. Sometimes it felt as if we were never going to come out of the other side of covid. Even now things feel unstable and insecure – once again there are empty shelves at the supermarket and those of us with cars have faced queues at petrol stations…

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You lack one thing

Mark 10:17-31 Job 23:1-9, 16-17 ‘You lack one thing’, Jesus tells the young man who has come to ask how he might inherit eternal life. For the young man it was his wealth, his possessions. We might breathe a sigh of relief and think, ‘well I’m OK then’ – I’m not wealthy’. But this young…

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Busy at church today

It’s all busy at church this lunchtime with Mark Woodall, gas engineer, fixing the boiler and Lancashire County Council doing the white lines. Another two steps in getting things back to normal…

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Michaelmas Day

Today, 29th of September, is the Feast of Michaelmas, that is the Feast of Michael and All Angels. It is a day which has shaped our society over the centuries. Michaelmas is one of the four ‘quarter days’ of the financial, judicial, and academic year, as in ‘Michaelmas Term’, and is associated with the beginning of…

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