Category Archives: NEWS

Refuge

SOMETHING TO THINK ABOUT from Revd Alistair Jessamine ‘God is our refuge’ – Psalm 46.1 AV That description would mean much to an ancient Jew inasmuch as he or she would be instantly reminded, I’m sure, of those cities of … Continue reading

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Reflection. Week Commencing 27 July, 2020.

What’s the saying again? “The times, they are a changing.” So they are and so we have been expected to work our lives through all the changes that have been and still are taking place. We seem for the moment … Continue reading

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Worry

WORRY SOMETHING TO THINK ABOUT from Revd Alistair Jessamine … do not worry about tomorrow; it will have enough worries of its own’ – Matthew 6.34 Good News Bible That statement appears in Christ’s so-called Sermon on the Mount (Matthew … Continue reading

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Reflection. Week Commencing 13 July, 2020.

One of the addresses to God in prayer that used to be employed in public worship was; “O Lord our God, to whom all desires are known and from whom no secrets are hid…………then went on to ask for cleanliness … Continue reading

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Job – Wisdom for a Pandemic?

Join the Drama Kirk team on Tuesday 14th July at 7pm to see a modern approach to the Book of Job. We explore Job’s suffering in the context of lockdown. How might these trials have been reported to Job? What … Continue reading

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Good Government

SOMETHING TO THINK ABOUT from Revd Alistair Jessamine ‘… the governing authorities …’ Romans 13.1 NRSV Governments throughout the world vary from, in the main, the democratic governments of the western world to the more authoritarian governments of the east. … Continue reading

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Orchardhill’s Big Team Challenge

A Jaunt to Jerusalem Fancy a wee walk around the block? How about a wee jaunt to Jerusalem? Come and join the Orchardhill team in our online virtual activity challenge – a pilgrimage from Orchardhill to Jerusalem, only 4,595 miles … Continue reading

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Reflection

I am sure that there are many people at the moment who wonder what life indeed is all about and I suppose, given the upsets that are current, they can’t be blamed. There have been and still are constraints on … Continue reading

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Church Re-Opening for Private Prayer

From Sunday 28th of June between 10.30 and 12.30. The information listed below is an extract from a letter that has been sent to all members which should arrive no later than Friday 26th June 2020. This letter contains a … Continue reading

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Civil Disorder

Something to bear in Mind from Revd Alistair Jessamine In everything do to others as you would have them do to you. – Matthew 7.12 NRSV Thus does Christ commend His version of the so-called Golden Rule which is encountered … Continue reading

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