Sermon and Prayers for Sunday 6th Novembe, 2022 – the Third Sunday before Advent

Today’s gospel reading carries a most appalling story: the story of a poor woman whose husband dies and who is obliged to marry, one after the other, his six remaining brothers who also die, one after the other. Despite the seven husbands, the woman bears no child. Then she too dies. The people who told…

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Sermon for Trinity 3 – The Vine

Two weeks ago I handed out the packs for The Vine Community – if you didn’t get one, there are still some available at the back of church. The Vine Community is an initiative of the Diocese of Blackburn which is designed to help people to grow as Christians. It does this by helping people…

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