Category Archives: Byron Bay

Oasis of shalom

Easter 6 (A) 21 May 2017 St Paul’s Anglican Church Byron Bay This morning we continue our series of sermons on the attributes of a spiritually confident faith community in contemporary Australia. We began by considering what we mean by … Continue reading

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Thin places and deep wells

Easter 5A (14 May 2017) St Paul’s Church, Byron Bay This is the third sermon in our mini series looking at the attributes of spiritually confident faith communities. We have already reflected on the dynamic of spiritual confidence, which is … Continue reading

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People of the Book

Easter 4A 7 May 2017 St Paul’s Church, Byron Bay St Columba’s Church, Ewingsdale This is the second in a series of sermons that are seeking to explore some of the attributes of spiritually confident faith communities. We began the … Continue reading

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Spiritual confidence

23 April 2017 Second Sunday of Easter St Paul’s Anglican Church Byron Bay My usual practice is to preach on the texts of the day, and especially the Gospel passage. However, during the extended Easter season—our ‘week of weeks’ celebrating … Continue reading

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Through resurrection eyes

16 April 2017 Easter Eucharist St Pauls’ Church, Byron Bay THIS past week we have walked the road to Calvary: Palm Sunday Maundy Thursday Good Friday Holy Saturday Today we begin our Easter celebrations. They will stretch through the next 50 … Continue reading

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Different drum beats

Palm Sunday (Year A) St Paul’s Anglican Church, Byron Bay 9 April 2017 Well, here we are … With Christians around the world, we mark the beginning of Holy Week with the beautiful liturgy of the palms and at least … Continue reading

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None so blind …

St Paul’s Anglican Church, Byron Bay St Oswald’s Church, Broken Head FOURTH SUNDAY OF LENT 26 March 2017 Introduction Well, that was a long reading: all 41 verses of John chapter 9! It is part of a series of readings … Continue reading

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A Sermon at the Well

Second Sunday of Lent, Year A (19 March 2017) St Paul’s Anglican Church, Byron Bay It is not often we can identify the actual location of a Gospel episode, but today’s Gospel reading may be one of those rare times. … Continue reading

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