Weekly Update #40: Sunday 20 December

St Columba’s United Reformed Church 30 Northumberland Square | North Shields | NE30 1PW Weekly Update #40: Sunday 20th December 2020 From the Minister                Four Advent candles burning… I was once part of an ecumenical meeting for one hundred and fifty clergy (50 Anglican, 50 Roman Catholic, 50 “Free […]

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Sermon: “I am NOT the Messiah”

A sermon preached by the Reverend Trevor Jamison, Saint Columba’s United Reformed Church, North Shields, on third Sunday in Advent 2020 Isaiah 61:1-4, 8-11; John 1:6-8, 19-28 So, ‘there was a man sent from God, whose name was John,’ says the Gospel of John (1:6), This John, though, was not the one whose name is […]

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Weekly Update #39: Sunday 13 December

St Columba’s United Reformed Church 30 Northumberland Square | North Shields | NE30 1PW Weekly Update #39: Sunday 13th December 2020 From the Minister                Three Advent candles burning… A ministerial colleague of mine used to be part of a team that wrote and published support material for worship […]

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Sermon: Advent Prophecy

A sermon preached by the Reverend Trevor Jamison on the Second Sunday of Advent 2020 Isaiah 40:1-11; Mark 1:1-8 We get to hear a lot from the prophet Isaiah at this time of year. Readings that appear during the Advent and Christmas seasons include: ‘’O LORD … we are the clay, you are the potter.’ […]

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Weekly Update #38: Sunday 6 December

St Columba’s United Reformed Church 30 Northumberland Square | North Shields | NE30 1PW Weekly Update #38: Sunday 6th December 2020 From the Minister                Two candles burning… Is it my imagination, or have many people put up their Christmas lights earlier this year? That seems to be the […]

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