No Handle on the Cross

Published by Michael Bigg on Tue, 27 Feb 2018 12:03

The text of Mike's sermon from 25th Feb 2018

(Based on Genesis 17:1-7, 15-16; Romans 4:13-25; Mark 8:31-38

You would be forgiven for thinking that the essence of Lent is that we are all miserable offenders, faint of heart and brief on the earth. Ash...

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Plastic Challenge

Published by Jason Taylor on Sat, 17 Feb 2018 14:05

8 tonnes of plastic is dumped in the sea every minute.

Globally, plastics have reached every part of the world’s oceans with the ‘Great Pacific Garbage Patch’ thought to be 6 times the size of the UK. 

Through reducing our own use of plastic we can take...

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Be Perfect

Published by Michael Bigg on Wed, 14 Feb 2018 14:08

The text of Mike's Ash Wednesday sermon, based on Matthew 5:48

“Therefore, be perfect as your heavenly Father is perfect”. No pressure there, then. What could be easier? “Be perfect as your heavenly Father is perfect”.

It’s a daunting charge that Jesus...

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Spiritual Disciplines - Fasting

Published by Michael Bigg on Sun, 4 Feb 2018 14:06

The text from Mike's talk on Fasting at Worship & Word on 4th Feb 2018.

On Tuesday evening we were driving home from Cambridge as a family. Joseph was crying in the back and we needed to fill up the car. We pulled into a petrol station and I filled up...

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Eating idol meat today

Published by Michael Bigg on Mon, 29 Jan 2018 10:12

The text of Mike's sermon preached at the All Together in Grafham on 28th Jan, based on 1 Corinthians 8:1-13.

All is not well in Corinth. As with any human group power and knowledge are used in ways that damage others and it is this to which Paul responds...

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