Monthly Archive: December 2018

First Sunday after Christmas

On this Sunday after Christmas, with students home from holiday’s, it is natural for parent’s to talk with them about the future. What does lie ahead for them, and what will it take for...

JESUS THE REASON FOR THE SEASON

So we celebrate the birthday of Jesus with all the festivities, music and decorations as best we can. We do this because as Christians we believe that God dwelt so uniquely in Him that...

What Then Shall We Do?

In today’s Gospel, the author says that a ” Feeling of expectancy had grown among the people who were beginning to think that John might be ” the Christ “(v 4) but he told...

Grapevine – Nov 18 to Jan 19

Once again, thanks to all those who supplied articles for this edition of Grapevine – your parish magazine. It’s great to get reports on Parish events because it is nice to know what others...

Preparing for the Promise

   Luke 3: 1 – 6  “Preparing for the Promise”   The voice of one crying in the wilderness: “Prepare the way of the Lord” … and John went into the region … preaching...

Look Up and Rejoice

Lk 21: 25 – 38 ‘LOOK UP AND REJOICE!” This is the call that presumes He is near.  The attendant at a first century Jewish wedding knew that the bridegroom was close by and that...