Ascension Day

Some Ascension Day thoughts from the Rev. Janet Calderley: ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Acts 1:1-11 New Revised Standard Version The Promise of the Holy Spirit 1 In the first book, Theophilus, I wrote about all that Jesus did and taught from the beginning 2 until the day when he was taken up to heaven, after giving instructions through the Holy […]

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Art Theology No. 4

Number 4 in Rev. Jim Williams ‘Art Theology’ series: An old woman with a rosary: Paul Cezanne 1895-96 Daniel 9:18 “O my God, lean down and listen to me. Open your eyes and see our despair. See how your city—the city that bears your name—lies in ruins. We make this plea, not because we deserve […]

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Art Theology No. 3

Next in Rev. Jim Williams series of ‘Art Theology’ reflections:  Shaida Walking: Julian Opie 2015 Palm 119: 1 You’re blessed when you stay on course, walking steadily on the road revealed by God. Every year I question why tens of thousands of people would board overcrowded coaches and travel for hours to get stuck in […]

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Reflection for the Week

St Annes United Reformed Church   REFLECTIONS for 3 May 2020 Greetings to the eleven churches in the Partnership in the Western Area of the NW Synod of the United Reformed Church from Rene Kendall a lay preacher from St. Anne’s United Reformed Church. I have, over the years, visited all of the eleven churches in […]

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Art Theology No. 2

Here is the second in Rev. Jim Williams series of ‘Art Theology’ reflections: The Hotel Room: Edward Hopper (1931) Proverbs 19:15 Lethargy brings on deep sleep, and the shiftless go hungry. In a former life I spent many days on the roads around the UK, Europe and further afield. A typical week would see me […]

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