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Coming to Faith

As our sermon series exploring Christian beginnings continues, we find ourselves this morning reflecting on how the faith of Jesus, a Galilean charismatic prophet and sage, became the faith not only of other Israelites, but also of members of many … Continue reading

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Preaching Jesus to Jews

This morning we continue our exploration of Christian beginnings as conceived by the author of the Acts of the Apostles who is thought to be the same person as wrote the Gospel of Luke.  To be sure, he will have … Continue reading

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Water into Wine

Returning from Broomhill the other day, it suddenly struck me that St Mark’s is situated between a clinic offering cosmetic surgery and the Royal Hallamshire Hospital.  The former promises to hone your body to perfection –  a tuck here, a … Continue reading

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Making Jesus Visible

I decided to go to church.  Not because 1 wanted to be saved, nor because l wanted solace from the cross.  Rather, I wanted the comfort of other people’s faith.  I like to be anonymous among the hymn-singing crowd, the … Continue reading

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