Ayr: St Columba Church

Sermons

Strange Times

Sermon Sunday 22 March 2020 Lesson Psalm 23 St John 9: 1 – 41 These are strange and difficult times. Our species is facing a threat that was unimaginable just a few months ago. The danger to personal health and…

What is religion?

Sermon Sunday 8 March, 2020 Lessons Genesis 12: 1 – 4 St John 3: 1 – 17 Prayer of Illumination Let us pray. Holy God, bless our meditations; fill our emptiness with Your fullness; strengthen and guide us along the…

In the Wilderness

Sermon Sunday 1 March 2020 Lessons Genesis 2: 15 – 3: 7 St Matthew 4: 1 – 11 Prayer of Illumination Let us pray. Holy God, Consciousness of the cosmos, Soul of the world, open our hearts and minds that…

The Transfiguration

Sermon Sunday 23 February 2020 Lessons Exodus 24: 12 – 18 St Matthew 17: 1 – 9 Prayer of Illumination Bless this moment of stillness, peace and quiet meditation. May we encounter You through mystic Scripture and our hearts’ inner…

Darwin Day

Sermon Sunday 16 February 2020 ‘Darwin Day’ Lessons Genesis 1: 1 – 5, 24 – 27 St John 1: 1 – 5 Prayer of Illumination Let us pray. Wisdom of God, Creative Spirit, Life-Giver, at home among the stars, in…

Drenched

Sermon Sunday 12 January 2020 Baptism of Jesus Lessons Isaiah 42: 1 – 9 St Matthew 3: 13 – 17 Prayer of Illumination Bless our meditations. Through the written word may we encounter the Living Word. Amen. Jesus arrived at…