All the news from around the Diocese with what’s on around Christmas.
I am glad I am not the Pharisee I do love listening to his stories. We all sit together you know. There’s no favouritism or deference with Jesus. We all love listening to his stories, but sometimes these parts of the stories that make us stop and think. Like this one today. And he’s soContinue reading “Sermon: 27th October 2019”
This month, like many others, I find myself juggling a hundred and one things as I prepare and organise the myriad of different services to and within the community here in Caithness. By the time this magazine goes to press I will have conducted four funerals in as many weeks. While not wishing to soundContinue reading “Curate’s Letter: November 2019”
2 Kings 5:1-3, 7-15; Ps 111, 2 T 2:8-15, Luke 17:11-19 The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom. I spent a couple of days recently at a thing in Inverness, I say ‘thing’ because it was not a conference, nor was it a series of seminars or workshops. Most of the speakersContinue reading “Sermon from 13th October 2019”
The pdf contains news and services from around the joint Dioceses of Moray, Ross and Caithness.
We aim to provide services to suit most people and are aware that Sunday morning may not be the best or most appropriate time for a service. This is of course dependent on the balance one has to strike between life and work. Shift patterns may not allow attendance on Sunday mornings so we aimContinue reading “Services Autumn 2019”
Rev Ellie’s Ordination to the Presbyterate
Habakkuk 1:1-4; 2:1-4; Psalm 37:1-10; 2 Tim 1:1-14; Luke 17:5-10 The reading from Habakkuk is so right for the times we live in, isn’t it? Perhaps you disagree with that statement, but if I apply what Habakkuk saw to what I see happening around today then the Earth is full of what Habakkuk laments. OurContinue reading “Sermon: Pentecost 17”
“We plough the fields and scatter the good seed on the ground…” Words that most of us are acquainted with and a good harvest hymn. With the traditional tattie holidays just around the corner, we find that we have come to a point of year where the harvest is being brought in. On Sunday, justContinue reading “Curate’s Letter: October”