Monthly Archives: November 2012

Not that kind of king

Reflections on the Readings for Sunday 25 November 2012 Daniel 7:13-14; Psalm 93:1-2, 5; Revelation 1:5-8; John 18:33b-37 In the Godly Play lesson for the first week of Advent I will tell the children: “A King is coming, but he … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

A different perspective on the Widow’s Mite

Reflections on the Readings for Sunday 11 November 2012 1 Kings 17:10-16; Psalm 146:7-10; Hebrews 9:22-28; Mark 12:38-44 I have almost always heard the story of the Widow’s Mite interpreted as an example of sacrificial giving which we are to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Loving God

Reflections on the Readings for Sunday 4 November 2012 Deuteronomy 6:2-6; Psalm 18:2-4, 47, 51; Hebrews 7:23-28; Mark 12:28b-34 Moses tells the people to fear the Lord their God, and then commands them to love the Lord their God. Are … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment