3 May

Lectionary Bible readings for  Easter 4 Acts 2.42-47; Psalm 23; 1 Peter 2.19-25; John 10.1-10 Prayer for the week: Thank you for abundant life; thank you for your generous love. Help me to love generously that others may also experience the abundance of your life. Amen. © ROOTS for Churches Ltd

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26 April

Lectionary Bible readings for  Easter 3 Acts 2.14a,36-41; Psalm 116.1-4,12-19; 1 Peter 1.17-23; Luke 24.13-35 Prayer for the week; Lord Jesus, as you walked on the road to Emmaus, walk with us on the roads we travel. Help us to know your presence with us, and to be your presence to others. And, at the end […]

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Reflection 26th April

Reflection    April 26th We are a month into the lockdown now. We are over the initial shock, the sudden change of the way we live, shop, work and worship. It’s been tiring enough just keeping up. But now we have time to adjust, to look around, to draw breath. We hear encouraging news, that we […]

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Reflection 19th April

Sunday 19th April  – Reflection by Revd Sue McCoan  Here we are, a week after Easter. I hope you managed to find some joy and celebration despite the strange times. In our bible reading, though, we are back on Easter Sunday. It’s evening, and the disciples of Jesus are in lockdown for their own safety. […]

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19 April

Bible readings for Easter 2 Acts 2.14a,22-32; Psalm 16; 1 Peter 1.3-9; John 20.19-31 Let me feel the touch of peace, the touch of life, the touch of the risen Lord, beside me, behind me, and before me all the days of my life. Amen. © ROOTS for Churches Ltd

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Easter Day reflection

Easter Sunday Reflection Today is the day of resurrection. But to help us think about Easter and what it means, I’d like to take us back a little earlier, to the day before Easter Day. Holy Saturday. What happened on Holy Saturday? Nothing. Jesus died on a Friday. We know that because all the gospels […]

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Easter Day readings

Lectionary Bible readings for Easter Day: Jeremiah 31.1-6; Matthew 28.1-10; Acts 10.34-43; Psalm 118.1-2,14-24 Prayer for the week: Risen Lord Jesus, we gather today to celebrate. We gather to share in the joy of your resurrection. The stone has been rolled away, death has been defeated, you have overcome all the powers of darkness. May we […]

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Palm Sunday reflection

Sunday 5th April – Palm Sunday  Reflection given by Revd Sue McCoan to the joint online congregations of St. Andrew’s Ealing, Wembley Park and Holy Trinity Perivale The Old City of Jerusalem is an intense and bustling place, at least in normal times. Narrow, often steep streets, little alleyways, shops and cafes teeming with life […]

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5 April Palm Sunday

Lectionary Bible readings for Palm Sunday Isaiah 50.4-9a; Psalm 118.1-2,19-29; Philippians 2.5-11; Matthew 21.1-11 Prayer for the week: We celebrate with the crowds, pouring into Jerusalem. Jesus, you rode on a donkey and coats were laid at your feet… The crowds waved palm branches and shouted, ‘Hosanna’… We sing and shout praise to you, Lord Jesus… […]

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Worship online and by phone

Revd Sue McCoan will lead us in worship this next Sunday at the usual time, via Zoom, jointly with Wembley Park and Holy Trinity Perivale URC. Just follow this link: https://bbc.zoom.us/j/890070385 And there is a free landline phone number (2 alternatives given) to call for everyone who is not online, followed by the meeting ID […]

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