The New Moses? Sermon 17th March 2019

Readings:

Mark 6:1-6

Mark 6:14-52

In his sermon this morning our Minister, Peter, continued his exploration of the Gospel according to Mark. He looked at the rejection of Jesus at Nazareth, the death of John the Baptist, the feeding of the five thousand and Jesus walking on water. In addressing the meaning of the passages, he explored the parallels between Jesus and Moses.

If you would like to listen to the sermon please click on the audio player below.

 

 

Purity and Impurity- Sermon 10th March 2019

Reading:

Mark 5

 

In this morning’s sermon, Rev. Bluett, in his continuing series on the Gospels, looked at chapter 5 of the Gospel according to Mark. He considered the theme, running through the miracle stories told in that chapter, of purity and impurity.

If you would like to listen to the sermon please click on the audio player below.

 

Trinity Academy School Reunion 15th March 2019

As part of the 125th Anniversary of Trinity Academy the Parent Council are organising a School Reunion for all former pupils and staff on Friday 15th March 2019.

Details of the event are below.

http://www.trinityparentcouncil.org.uk/school-reunion/

One of our elders, Susan Edwards, who is helping to organise the event, has asked those who would like to attend if they could kindly register at Brown Paper tickets so she can have an idea of numbers. To register please click on the link below.
https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/4090237

There’s also a facebook page just for the 125 celebrations if people would like to sign up. Please click on the link below to sign up.
https://www.facebook.com/groups/1975109909408714/?ref=share

The Parent Council are trying to reach as many people as possible who may be interested in attending so Susan would be really grateful if you can pass this message on  to anyone who either worked at Trinity or attended Trinity Academy.

Annual Stated Meeting Sunday 17th March 2019

The Annual Stated Meeting will take place directly after morning service on Sunday 17th March 2019. This year the format will differ slightly from previous years. The annual accounts will be received on the 17th but a separate meeting, to be fixed, will look at both the annual report of the church’s activities and vision for the future.

Copies of the accounts are now available from the church foyer.

Lost Coins and New Members- Message 3rd March 2019

In today’s All Age Service our Youth Worker, Cassie, looked at the Parable of the Lost Coin, in which a woman loses a precious coin, searches for it and celebrates its finding with friends and neighbours. After an interactive telling of the story, Cassie considered the significance of the Parable for us.

Our minister, Peter, then spoke about what it means to become a member of the Church. The congregation welcomed a number of new members.

To hear the messages by Cassie and Peter, which are on a single audio file, please click on the audio player below.

The Gospel of Mark as Liturgy- Sermon 24th February 2019

Reading:

Mark 15:21-33

In his ongoing series on the gospels, Rev Bluett continued his consideration of the gospel according to Mark in this morning’s sermon. He explored the pattern of the gospel and considered the theory that Mark was first used liturgically in order to teach new converts to the early Church.

If you would like to listen to the sermon please click on the audio player below.