Easter Sunday sermon

Sermon given on Easter Sunday. St. Andrew’s Ealing, 21st April 2019 by Revd Sue McCoan  Luke 24:1-12  We left the women in their grief and loss, keeping the Sabbath in mourning. The sabbath ends at sunset, and they can’t do anything in the dark. But their spices are prepared; they know what they have to […]

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The story of Good Friday and Holy Saturday

Introduction to the Easter Sunday service, St. Andrew’s Ealing given by Revd Sue McCoan 21st April 2019  Today is a day of excitement and wonder. For us, it’s a happy day, because we know how the story unfolds, and how it’s now our story. But before we get into the celebrations, I’d like to pause, […]

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Easter reflections

from the United Reformed Church https://urc.org.uk/latest-news/3040-maundy-thursday-betrayal-desertion-and-reconciliation.html https://urc.org.uk/latest-news/3037-exploring-the-emotional-impact-of-good-friday.html https://urc.org.uk/latest-news/3035-relive-the-resurrection-this-easter.html https://urc.org.uk/latest-news/3036-was-it-worth-it-a-poem-by.html and the introduction and sermon from Revd Sue McCoan, here at St. Andrew’s, from Easter Day: The story of Good Friday and Holy Saturday Easter Sunday sermon    

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Visit to Southwark Cathedral

(organised by the Ecumenical Group, CTICE) A visit has been arranged to Southwark Cathedral on Saturday 11 May at 4pm to attend Choral Evensong, followed by a tour of the Cathedral’s stained glass. If you would like to join the group please contact Noreen Barnes-Hoggett, [email protected] or on 020 8997 4935 and she will add […]

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21st April Easter Sunday

Bible Readings: Acts 10:34-43; Luke 24:1-12   Prayer for the week God of new beginnings, The resurrection is dawn to the Cross’s night, Life to the Cross’s death, Healing to the Cross’s hurt, Embrace to the Cross’s forsakenness, Hope to the Cross’s despair. All is new, God of new beginnings; Our hearts lift to give you thanks. […]

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Dear Friends – April

Dear Friends, Two weeks ago, I went for tea in a mosque. The West London Islamic Centre, on Brownlow Road, was taking part in the ‘Visit my Mosque’ scheme, inviting local people, who might not otherwise have occasion to enter a mosque, to see the building and meet the people. WLIC is in the process […]

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Flower Rota

Barbara Nash has been doing a wonderful job of bringing flowers to church each week, and we are very grateful to her, and to other people who have helped from time to time. Barbara would now like to set up a rota, so that other people can take a turn in bringing flowers.   You don’t […]

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Finding confidence

Sermon given at St. Andrew’s, Ealing, 17th March 2019 by Revd Sue McCoan Philippians 3:17 – 4:1 Luke 13:31-35 Jesus, as you know, spent the bulk of his teaching and healing ministry in the region of Galilee, where he was brought up. Galilee is in the north of the country, and it’s a much greener, […]

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Easter Services

14th April             PALM SUNDAY 10.30am               Morning Worship led by Mrs Anne Byfield   Thursday 18 April   MAUNDY THURSDAY 7.30pm       Service of Reflection led by Revd Sue McCoan in the Sanctuary   Friday 19th April  GOOD FRIDAY 9.00am       Coffee and Hot Cross Buns followed by ‘Walk of Witness’ joining other Churches in the […]

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17th February

Readings: Jeremiah 17:5-10; Luke 6:17-26 Prayer for the week Living God, Creator of the largest oaks and the tiniest seeds, You watch over us in our waking and sleeping. You teach us in our living and loving. Like trees with roots in rich soil, Help us to grow in deep, engaged faith; Like seeds carried on the […]

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