sermon: who do you say i am?

Here is the sermon I preached at Festival High Mass on Sunday. Isaiah 51.1-6; Psalm 138; Romans 12.1-8; Matthew 16.13-20 + In the name of God: Father, Son and Holy Spirit. Amen. Amongst those of you who know me, few of you will be surprised to hear that, for me, the highlight of this time…

6 month anniversary*

Dear Judy I first thought about getting a dog when I realised how rubbish I am at taking care of myself. I felt uneasy on my own in church. I wasn't giving myself enough time to rest and recharge. I wasn't getting enough exercise. I was working stupid hours. I wasn't eating properly. And I often…