TRINITY LIFE BLOG

24/4 Prayer: Time to listen, time to adore

By Ian Hempshall

Jesus went out to the mountain to pray, and all night he continued in prayer to God. Luke 6:12 And rising very early in the morning, while it was still dark, Jesus departed and went out to a desolate place, and there he prayed.  Mark 1:35 From Wednesday 16th May to Pentecost Sunday, Trinity will be … Read more

Creation Care in Nicaragua

By Ian Hempshall

For the Lord will comfort Zion; he will comfort all her waste places, and will make her wilderness like Eden, her desert like the garden of the Lord; joy and gladness will be found in her, thanksgiving and the voice of song. Isaiah 51:3 NRSV In February a small contingent from Trinity went with a group from  Amos … Read more

Holy Week Reflections

By Jules Middleton

Holy Saturday – in the Grave Read: Luke 23:50-56 What, if anything, stands out to you? Listen: Stations of the Cross by Malcolm Guite 13 and 14 click on the numbers to get the audio   Artwork: two choices today: ‘The Deposition’ Ugolino de Nerio – look close up at the faces of Mary and Jesus  … Read more

All God’s Creatures

By Creation Care Team

One of the most confusing aspects for me as a Christian is to reconcile our attitude towards animals with God’s word and purpose, which I believe is for the whole of creation. There are many reasons why Christians may be ‘spiritually blind’ concerning this subject, one of which is uncertainty in interpretation of animal behaviour. … Read more

Worship

By Ian Hempshall

The adoration of the crucified risen and ascended Lord Jesus Imagine a dark church at 3 o’clock in the morning, you have been woken from sleep by the church clock. You struggle into wakefulness and strike a match which shines out into the church and you light a candle that is placed before a simple wooden … Read more