Jesus said This is what the kingdom of God is like. A man scatters seed on the ground. Night and day, whether he sleeps or gets up, the seed sprouts and grows, though he does not know how. (Mark 4:26-27, NIV)
This Sunday is our harvest service. As part of the service, we will be remembering God’s provision for us in the crops and food that he provides for us. Jesus also uses parables about planting to help us understand what God’s kingdom is like.
I hope that this email is useful, and that you are able to spend a few minutes at noon each day, as we pray together as a church family. Please do keep sending your prayer suggestions to me, so that we can make sure we are praying around the needs, burdens and encouragements of our whole church family.
The Son is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn over all creation. (Colossians 1:15, NIV)
Who is Jesus? That’s the question at the centre of life. If we have the right answer to that question, everything else in life just drops into place. In his sermon at Her Late Majesty’s funeral, The Archbishop of Canterbury said that Jesus told us whom to follow. That person is Jesus: who is Jesus?