Reflection – 27 February 2022

Here’s my reflection for Sunday 27 February. Wherever you are in the world you can join in with the worship using this link to Zoom – https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84890359132 – worship starts at 11.00 GMT. Mark Order of Service – 27 February 2022 Something to watch and listen to first We are branches, rooted in the vine of Christ. We come because we seek to abide in … Continue reading Reflection – 27 February 2022

Reflection – 30 January 2022

Here is Tom’s reflection for today. We are meeting in the church building and on Zoom from 11.00. Here’s the Zoom link. https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84890359132https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84890359132 We would love to see you. Mark Taylor The way, the truth and the life Good morning and a very warm welcome to you all this morning, it’s great to be back with you in the building and in person. Things we … Continue reading Reflection – 30 January 2022

Reflection – 23 January 2022

Here is my reflection for 23 January. Wherever you are in the world you can join in with the worship using this link to Zoom – https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84890359132 – worship starts at 11.00 GMT. Mark Call to worshipJesus said, “Ask, and it will be given you; search, and you will find; knock, and the door will be opened for you.” Lord, as we search now, let us … Continue reading Reflection – 23 January 2022

Reflection – 02 January 2022

Here is Martin’s reflection for today. Wherever you are in the world you can join in with the worship using this link to Zoom – https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84890359132 – worship starts at 11.00 GMT. Mark London Road Congregational Church Reflection 2/1/22 Who is Jesus….To You? Call to Worship: Here, in this place, God welcomes all the dreamers, as well as the doubters:here, the worriers and wanderers can call on … Continue reading Reflection – 02 January 2022

Reflection – 12 December 2021

Call to worship All creation holds its breath.The time is almost here.The heavenly choir of angels waits for its cue to sing.Excitement is all around us.Prepare your hearts–The grace of God takes on human form.Good news! Emmanuel, God-with-Us, comes to us.We gather to make ready our hearts for the coming of Christ, our hope. Let us pray In this Advent season we await the coming … Continue reading Reflection – 12 December 2021

Credo article – 18 November 2021

Here is the text of my latest Credo article – published in last week’s ‘Newark Advertiser’ Mark At our church we’ve been looking recently at Jesus’ dealings with people ‘on the margins’. In the Gospels Jesus spends a lot of time with people who were outside the mainstream; the hated tax collectors, people with leprosy, the ritually ‘unclean’. His wasn’t a mission to the haves … Continue reading Credo article – 18 November 2021

Reflection – 07 November 2021

Here’s Martin’s reflection for Sunday 01 August. If you’d like to join in our online worship follow this Zoom link. https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84890359132 Our worship session starts at 11.00 Greenwich Mean Time. Mark London Road Congregational Church Reflection 7/11 It’s the difference between a need and a want Call to Worship Friends, let us worship God today, for God is great – God has blessed us with … Continue reading Reflection – 07 November 2021

Reflection – 10 October 2021

Here’s my reflection for our Harvest Service on Sunday 10 August. If you’d like to join in our Zoom sessions follow this link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84890359132 The service starts at 11.00 British Summer Time. Mark Call to Worship The world is filled with the glory of God, and we say,Thank you!The hills and valleys are filled with colour, and we say,Thank you!The vines and trees are filled … Continue reading Reflection – 10 October 2021