Monthly Archives: April 2018

Sermon: Fifth Sunday of Easter, 29 April 2018, St Mary Magdalene

Reading  John 15.1-8 Preacher  Revd Alan Sykes   I was never very good at science when I was at school – especially chemistry and biology. I could never work out whether I wasn’t very good because I wasn’t interested – … Continue reading

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Sermon: Fourth Sunday of Easter, APCM, 22 April 2018, St Matthias

APCM – Sunday 22 April 2018   What does God want us to be and do in our churches and community? That is a question we have been grappling with in the past year and a half and which has … Continue reading

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Sermon: Fourth Sunday of Easter & ACM, 22 April 2018, St John the Divine

Preacher  Revd Neil Summers   Today is an important one in the life of our three churches as we hold our annual meetings.  It is RTM’s equivalent of the State of the Union – a time to review the past … Continue reading

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Sermon: Third Sunday of Easter, 15 April 2018, St John the Divine

Readings  Zephaniah 3.14-20, Acts 3.12-19, Luke 24.36-48 Preacher  Revd Neil Summers For me, perhaps for you, too, Easter Sunday is the most wonderful day of the Christian year. It comes as such a relief after the sombre heaviness of Passiontide … Continue reading

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Sermon: Second Sunday of Easter, 8 April 2018, St John the Divine

Reading   John 19.19-31 Preacher  Revd Alan Sykes   We don’t have a TV at home so we’re pretty much a radio household – mainly Radio 4 but with a dash of Radio 5 because I have a mild but … Continue reading

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Sermon: Easter Day, 1 April 2018, St John the Divine

Reading  Isaiah 25.6-9, Acts 10.34-43, Mark 16.1-8 Preacher  Revd Neil Summers One of the many striking features of the Easter narratives in the Gospels is that places which were thought to be enclosed, protected and safe are thrown wide open.  … Continue reading

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