Sunday’s Coming

Sunday’s Coming Dear Friends, On Sunday the Rev’d Dr Janet Tollington will lead us in a Communion service and reflect on God’s spirit as an eternal source of hope and joy.  Janet, now retired, taught the Old Testament for many years at Westminster College.  You may wish to have some bread and wine at hand … [Read more…]

URC Daily Devotion Sunday 5th July

Sunday 5th July   Psalm 4 1 O God, defender of the poor,have mercy when I pray:you listened to my prayer beforeLord, hear my prayer today! 2 How long will people choose vain things,love empty words and wrong?They scorn to serve the King of kingsO living God, how long? 3 The saints, O Lord, you … [Read more…]

URC Daily Devotion 3rd July 2020

Friday 3rd July  Jonah 3 Jonah 1:7-10 The sailors said to one another, ‘Come, let us cast lots, so that we may know on whose account this calamity has come upon us.’ So they cast lots, and the lot fell on Jonah.  Then they said to him, ‘Tell us why this calamity has come upon … [Read more…]

URC Daily Devotion 2nd July 2020

Jonah 1:4-6 But the Lord hurled a great wind upon the sea, and such a mighty storm came upon the sea that the ship threatened to break up.  Then the mariners were afraid, and each cried to his god. They threw the cargo that was in the ship into the sea, to lighten it for … [Read more…]

URC Daily Devotion 1st July 2020

Wednesday 1st July  Jonah 1   Jonah 1:1-3 Now the word of the Lord came to Jonah son of Amittai, saying,  ‘Go at once to Nineveh, that great city, and cry out against it; for their wickedness has come up before me.’  But Jonah set out to flee to Tarshish from the presence of the … [Read more…]

The Book of Jonah

The Book of Jonah Dear <<First Name>> I hope you have enjoyed our wander through Genesis and the early parts of Exodus over the last month.  We’re going to take a break from that now and look at the Book of Jonah.  The Rev’d Janet Tollington is now retired but for many years was the Old … [Read more…]

A Wee Update

A Wee Update Dear Friends, The Services Many of you have been asking if the Daily Devotion services will continue now that dates have been set, in England at least, for when churches may offer public worship again.  We are conscious that not every congregation will wish to resume public worship straight away given our … [Read more…]