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A place for sweetness

A reflection on the children’s nativity play

Some of the children of our parish performed the nativity story for us in worship this morning. Following their presentation we heard… 489 more words


An occasion for dancing

Sunday Evening

Luke 3:1-18

5“Every valley shall be filled,
and every mountain and hill shall be made low,
and the crooked shall be made straight,
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What Children Need from a Church

In a blogpost entitled A Child Speaks About Church, pastor Steve Lindsley and director of children and family ministries Lynn Turnage share six things children need from a church.  211 more words


Children in Worship

Recently I spent some time with a group of laity who are committed to serving children.  It was an opportunity for us to discuss the impact of sharing our faith, and practical ways to serve the community through reaching out to children.  185 more words


Better Than Oprah?

Circle round for freedom
Circle round for peace
For all of us imprisoned
Circle for release…

This circle is something I missed terribly two years ago when I was on sabbatical. 2,803 more words

Sermons And Homilies

Children in Worship

One of the interests on my sabbatical leave is looking at children in worship, in particular the ways children are included in the worship service. I have taken note of this already as I have attended different worship services so far on my sabbatical. 615 more words

Minister's Sabbatical Leave