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Rector’s Blog

Weekly comments from the Rector which usually appear in the weekly notice sheet.

An Important Message from the Rector to the Church family at St Nicholas- 24th June 2020

This video sets the scene for a letter to be released on Friday. The letter will explain the urgent and substantial financial need we currently face, ask for every member to consider what they can give and call for a day of prayer on Wednesday 1st July.* https://saintnicholaschurch.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/Message-from-the-Rector-24-June-2020.mp4 (*after finishing + uploading the video we noticed that with almost the last words…

Bite-Sized Bible: The Book of Judges

A short intro to the Book of Judges. Judges gives us lots of great stories, but can leave us confused. God’s people are increasingly sinful and fail to remember the lessons they have learned, and the leaders raised up by God to rescue them get progressively worse. But there are some important themes which are…

Bite-Sized Bible: James

This letter, written by James one of the half-brothers of Jesus, is intensely practical and so deeply challenging. James writes to Christians scattered across the world, those who have been saved by faith by the grace of God, and shows that their lives must now be different. Be prepared to be prompted to repent and to ask for God’s help to live…

Bite-Sized Bible: Jeremiah

Jeremiah is a counted amongst the major prophets for a reason- and not just because his book is long. His ministry spanned many decades and stood the test of time. His words come across the centuries to us and bring us the same challenge and encouragement to put our trust in God alone. You can watch it here: https://youtu.be/5TxyaMCz0r0

Bite-Sized Bible: Job

Job is far more than one man’s story, it’s a meditation on the nature of suffering and what to do when the ‘why me’ questions start to rise in our hearts. To watch the video- click here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hvG-M1N5eNQ