What’s so special about shepherds? – A Sketch

Inspired by Luke 2:8-20 SCENE 1 [THREE SHEPHERDS ASLEEP IN THE FIELDS, SNORING LOUDLY.] [Enter GABRIEL, dressed in white suit.] GABRIEL:                    Ahem! [coughs politely]  [SHEPHERDS still snoring loudly.] [GABRIEL coughs louder.  SHEPHERDS still asleep.] GABRIEL:                    OI!  [SHEPHERDS grunt and stir, but sleep on.] GABRIEL:                    There’s only one thing for it.  A bit of glory’s called for. [CLAPS HANDS TWICE.] [STAGE … Continue reading What’s so special about shepherds? – A Sketch

The Big God Story – The New Testament

At St Christopher's Church this year, we're exploring the Big Story of the Bible, beginning this month with a whistlestop tour of the whole bible in just two weeks, before journeying with some of the key characters in Scripture from Genesis to Revelation, gaining inspiration from their stories – their strengths and weaknesses, successes and failures … Continue reading The Big God Story – The New Testament

This week’s update – keeping lent faithfully

It’s soon the season of Lent, when we remember Jesus’ temptation in the wilderness, and prepare ourselves for celebrating the greatest event in history – Jesus’ resurrection. Lent is a time of self-examination and self-discipline, and generosity. Have you thought about what you might give up? If you do give something, how can you use … Continue reading This week’s update – keeping lent faithfully