Tag Archives: Paul

Keep it Reel: Zootopia

28 There is no longer Jew or Greek, there is no longer slave or free, there is no longer male and female; for all of you are one in Christ Jesus. Galatians 3:28 Judy is a bunny, a cute and fluffy and … Continue reading

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Paul and Silas

This is a story of bondage. The slave girl is in bondage to her ‘owners’, she is also bound by a ‘spirit of divination’- she is a veritable Cassandra, whose fortune telling abilities have made quite a fortune for her owners. … Continue reading

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Who are you Lord?

They don’t recognise him. Despite having spent three years side by side, eating together, sleeping together, preaching and learning together, the man on the shore might as well be a stranger. Ironically the stranger by the shore is probably the … Continue reading

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Ephesians: Being equipped for the spiritual battle.

I wonder if you remember ‘Who Wants to be a Millionaire?’  – the programme in which if you answered enough questions correctly you could win a £1,000,000, however if you got the questions wrong you could lose everything. The real … Continue reading

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2 Corinthians: Happy Father’s Day

One of my favourite Monty Python sketches is this one, in which each of the 4 Yorkshire Men seek to out do each other with how tough life was for them growing up.  A favourite admonishment of mine when people … Continue reading

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2 Corinthians: Nudity and New Creations

The summer reading in our lectionaries this year takes us through Paul’s second letter to the Corinthians. It seems odd to be starting with the second letter, but as many view both letters as a combination of fragments form a … Continue reading

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Epiphany: The Conversion of Paul

I am a huge fan of CS Lewis’ Narnia Chronicles. One of my favourite moments comes from The Voyage of the Dawntreader when Eustace Scrubb, the unbearable cousin of Lucy, Edmund, Susan and Peter, who ‘almost deserved his name’ is turned … Continue reading

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