Providing a thought for the week for members of the South Kent Methodist circuit.
Advent Sunday 2021 (28th Nov)
Devotions for Advent Sunday, John 1: 1-15
Devotions for Sunday 21st November 2021.
In this episode Dave Tocher is joined by the Revd. Dr. Paul Dean.
The Bible reading is John 18:33-38 (NRSV), and it is read by Christine Slater.
In the opening prayer Psalm 130:7 is referenced,
and Jeremiah 33:11 is quoted in the post sermon prayers.
The hymns have been sourced from Joy and Ruth Everingham's Dropbox hymn repository:
Longing for light, we wait in darkness (StF 706)
Alleluia! Sing to Jesus (StF 568)
Devotions for Sunday 14th November 2021 – Remembrance Sunday.
Our Podcast this week is presented by Lisa Cooper, with readings by Paul Missin and a Remembrance Sunday reflection from Roy Hollands, who encourages us to seek peace - to "chase it and treasure it". From Singing the Faith we sing 707, Make me a channel of Your peace, and 242, A New Commandment. The readings are Psalm 46 and John 15: 9 – 17.
Devotions for Sunday 7th November 2021
Samm Morris, who is a candidate for the Methodist Diaconate, reflects on Mark 12: 38 – 44, where Jesus contrasts the tiny gift from a poor widow to the conspicuous gifts of the affluent, and emphasises the need to give from the heart. Rowena Dean reads the reading and the songs are from Singing the Faith, numbers 489 and 566, sung by Hugh Burnham.
Devotions for Sunday 31st October 2021
In this week's episode Dave is joined by the Revd Malcolm Peach who talks about The Greatest Commandment, Richard reads from Mark's gospel. We pray this weekend for COP26 and also for 3Generate.
Devotions for Sunday 24th October 2021.
In this episode Dave Tocher is joined by Terry Preston.
The Bible reading is Mark 10:46-52, and it is read by Ruth Bamford.
The hymns have been sourced from Joy and Ruth Everingham's dropbox hymn repository:
Amazing grace (StF 440) & All glory, laud and honour (StF 262).