Faithfulness on the Front Line as lived by members of Muddiford URC.
Holy, holy, holy Lord.
Jessamyn Rains – Holy (Sanctus)
To love and to trust.
The Methodist Church in Britain is standing in solidarity with its partners in Myanmar following the coup that occurred in the country at the start of February. You can read the Methodist Church’s response to their call for prayer and support here.
A prayer for March.
A vision of justice and inclusion for all.
Lord Jesus we are dazzled by your light,
exposing the wrong in our world and our hearts,
stirring up hope and renewing vision,
a vision of justice and inclusion for all.
Help us to stand with you
in your love-filled struggle
for the Kingdom on earth as it is in heaven.
Read URC MinisterTerry Hinks’ reflection on Mark 11: 15-19 here.
“What is injurious sometimes is not overt hostility – It’s the little things that we say or do which tell gay people ‘you don’t really belong here’. That that has ever been heard in the Church is tragic.” Secretary of the Methodist Conference Revd Jonathan Hustler on LGBT History Month.
The Arms of Grace.
Dear God, I praise you that I am even praying.
You have pulled me through, made me see, made me cry as we all feel so much for each other.
Let me believe with childlike simplicity that you simply Are. Here with us.
Renew my hope and my commitment to carry that Spirit hope – a torch into the world in which you place us.
URC minister Elizabeth Gray-King reflects on Psalm 33. Click on the image below.
Food that lasts.
Another helpful reflection for lent from Andrew Rumsey.