WEDNESDAY in WEEK 3 of EASTERTIDE

Leader:    In the silence of the stars, in the quiet of the hills, in the heaving of the sea – All:          Speak, Lord. Leader:    In the stillness of this room, in the calming of my mind, in the longing of my heart – All:          Speak, Lord. Leader:    In the voice of…

Tuesday 3 in Eastertide

Leader:     You take us seriously; you walk alongside us; you surprise & bless us; you call us together. All:        Burn in our hearts & fill us with joy.   We can join in with, or listen to, the Easter hymn     This joyful Eastertide, away with sin and sorrow! My love, the crucified, hath…

MONDAY in the 3rd Week in EASTERTIDE

Leader:         Come to fill us with your Easter hope, All:          Christ is risen, Alleluia! Leader:        Come to fill us with your Easter faith, All:          Christ is risen, Alleluia! Leader:        Come to fill us with your Easter joy, All:          Christ is risen, Alleluia! Please join in the chorus of the…

SUNDAY WEEK 3 in Eastertide

Leader: We have travelled a long way over many weeks from              Ash Wednesday. All:     And we gather to celebrate all that has been good. Leader:  We have told the story of Jesus’s suffering & death,               & remembered how the disciples were scattered in despair. All:    We celebrate Christ risen from the dead.    Leader:…

SATURDAY REFLECTION

Dear All, In some years, this weekend the gospel reading on Sunday is the story of the two disappointed disciples walking away from Jerusalem to a village, Emmaus, & being joined by Jesus – initially unrecognised – but later in the story recognised as he shared a meal with them.  (Luke 24.13-35). In fact, this…

FRIDAY in the 2nd WEEK of EASTERTIDE

Leader:        In mystery & grandeur, we see the face of God. All:          In earthiness & the ordinary, we know the love of Christ. Leader:        In heights & depths, & life & death, All:          The spirit of Christ is moving among us.               Let us praise God.   Please sit: At the end of…

THURSDAY in the 2nd WEEK in EASTERTIDE

Leader:        Risen Lord, All:              Your light dispels all darkness, alleluia! Leader:        Risen Lord, All:          Your spring makes deserts bloom, alleluia! Leader:        Risen Lord, All:          You refresh what is weary, alleluia! Please sit for the hymn, ‘Forget Not What God Has Done’, (The Song & the Silence CD)     Refrain: Blessed are you, wondrous God…

WEDNESDAY WEEK 2 EASTERTIDE

We begin tonight with the Slindon Alleluia!     Alleluia, Alleluia, Alleluia! Speak, Lord, your servant is listening: You have the message of eternal life. Alleluia, Alleluia, Alleluia! Open our hearts, O Lord, to accept the words of your son. Alleluia, Alleluia, Alleluia! ‘I am the light of the world’, says the Lord, Anyone who…

TUESDAY in the 2nd WEEK of EASTERTIDE

Leader:        Blessed are you, risen one!  You descend into our darkness to lift us up into your wonderful light. All:          Thanks be to God. Leader:        Blessed are you, risen one!  You give us your spirit so that we may share your life. All:          Thanks be to God. Leader:        We come together…

EASTER SUNDAY

We begin tonight with the Slindon Alleluia!     Alleluia, Alleluia, Alleluia! Speak, Lord, your servant is listening: You have the message of eternal life. Alleluia, Alleluia, Alleluia! Open our hearts, O Lord, to accept the words of your son. Alleluia, Alleluia, Alleluia! ‘I am the light of the world’, says the Lord, Anyone who…