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St Mark’s – a time for self examination?

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When Sue announced in church the news of Bishop Philip’s nomination, she said that this would evoke a number of different responses….. Continue reading

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Statement from the Bishop of Doncaster regarding the Rt Revd Philip North

Statement from the Bishop of Doncaster regarding the Rt Revd Philip North. Continue reading

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A Focus for Unity? by The Revd Sue Hammersley

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We believe that our bishop should be a focus for unity but if we use the language of exclusion then are we not compromising our own values? Here at St Mark’s we long for the church to be truly inclusive, … Continue reading

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Candlemas – 29 January 2017

Malachi 3.1-4, Luke 2:22-40 Wisdom seeks consolation but is open to controversy   O God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change Courage to change the things I can And wisdom to know the difference.  Amen … Continue reading

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Whose Church ~ Sermon from 31st January 2016

Dealing with difference   Two weeks ago Anne Padget spoke movingly and powerfully about her distress at the decision of the meeting of Anglican primates to put the Episcopal Church of the USA on probation in particular because of their … Continue reading

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Sexuality, the Church and God’s Unconditional Love – Sermon from 17th January ’16

Sexuality, the Church and God’s Unconditional Love Looking at our readings today I began writing this sermon considering it from a certain angle. That familiar passage from Paul that can give such a wonderful perspective on the diversity of humankind … Continue reading

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It’s Interfaith Week – we’re keeping our doors open, and a message from Abdul Kadir Gooljar…

No hands

Following the atrocities in Paris, public spaces are being closed. This church is opening its doors and inviting you to come in as a gesture of HOPE. You are invited to write messages of solidarity for those caught up in … Continue reading

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How can we help refugees and asylum seekers?

A very good collation of opportunities within Sheffield to offer support, practical assistance, food and shelter to the increasing number of refugees and asylum seekers, can be found here.  It has been put together by Voluntary Action Sheffield and is … Continue reading

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Ministry on the Margins

As Ian departs, he challenges us as a congregation to consider where our commitments lie.
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Introducing St Mark’s CRC 2014 Conference Programme

2013 CRC conference

Information about the 2014 CRC conferences. Download the 2014 booking form here. Continue reading

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