Tag Archives: Easter

Sermon: Stranger on the shore

A short sermon for the Third Sunday of Easter year C. John 21:1-19 This Sunday’s Gospel contains one of my favourite texts: ‘Jesus said to them “come and have breakfast”.’ What did you have for breakfast this morning: Cornflakes or … Continue reading

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Hymn of the week: Low in the grave he lay

I really enjoyed leading worship at Archway this morning. Eight young people confirmed during the service, a full church and a real sense of celebration. When it comes to choosing Easter hymns I tend to stick to traditional favourites. I … Continue reading

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Doing a new thing

Over the past few weeks Archway Close has been a place of chaos while the council has been beautifying the island site with wide pavements and a restored ‘cobbled’ road. By coincidence one day I found myself looking at a … Continue reading

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Hymn of the week: Christ the Lord is risen today

Two services tomorrow: a traditional Communion service at Camden Town in the morning and a non-traditional Communion service at Cafe Worship in the evening. Easter hymns almost pick themselves, and I don’t vary my selection much from year to year. … Continue reading

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Easter message from the President of the Methodist Conference

Revd Alison Tomlin, President of the Methodist Conference, has issued an Easter message for Holy Week. In her message, Alison reminds people what it means to walk with Jesus through his Passion. The full text follows:  “Passion – have you … Continue reading

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The colours of Easter

Three or four times a year a group from Caledonian Road Methodist Church leads worship in the local sheltered housing for the elderly. This is ‘informal’ worship, including story, song and conversation and usually with a strong visual element. The worship is … Continue reading

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Jesus takes on the Caramel Bunny

Apparently a whopping 80 million chocolate Easter eggs are sold in the UK every year, without a single mention of the guy who is the reason for the season – until now. The Meaningful Chocolate Company has launched the Real … Continue reading

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