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John 15:12-17 Remembrance Sunday 2017 by Revd. Alex Pease

Remembrance Sunday 12 “This is my commandment, that you love one another as I have loved you. 13 No one has greater love than this, to lay down one’s life for one’s friends. 14 You are my friends if you do what I … Continue reading

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How to live with hope on the horizon Matthew 24:1-12 by Revd Alex Pease

I gave this talk at St Bartholomew’s church Greens Norton in Northamptonshire on Sunday 5th November and is published here just in case it is of interest to those in Itchen Valley.  Unfortunately I could not take a recording Alex … Continue reading

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How do we talk to others about Jesus by Gerry Stacey – Sermon for Cameo

When Bill was at the hairdressers the conversation finally turned to religion. ‘I don’t believe in God.’ “Why do you say that?” asked Bill. “Well, you just have to go out in the street and look. Tell me Bill, if … Continue reading

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Valley Worship begins….with ‘Christianity, is it still relevant today?’ by Revd. Amanda Denniss

Today at St Mary’s Easton we had the first of our new informal services – Valley Worship!  It seemed popular – with over 60 people attending. The mobile pews in the church were put into the round – the children … Continue reading

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Where’s the harvest? Matthew 21:33-46 by Revd Alex Pease

Where’s the Harvest? 33 “Listen to another parable. There was a landowner who planted a vineyard, put a fence around it, dug a wine press in it, and built a watchtower. Then he leased it to tenants and went to another … Continue reading

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Finding hope when I feel blue by Revd. Alex Pease

First Who Cares Talk: Finding hope when I feel blue This talk was given at the Harvest Festival Service at St John’s Itchen Abbas at 10am on the 8th October 2017 Please do listen to the talk here – or … Continue reading

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Two sons, two ways to worship Matthew 21:23-32 – a sermon for early morning Holy Communion

The Parable of the Two Sons 28 “What do you think? A man had two sons; he went to the first and said, ‘Son, go and work in the vineyard today.’ 29 He answered, ‘I will not’; but later he changed his … Continue reading

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