URC Daily Devotion 3rd July 2020

Friday 3rd July  Jonah 3 Jonah 1:7-10 The sailors said to one another, ‘Come, let us cast lots, so that we may know on whose account this calamity has come upon us.’ So they cast lots, and the lot fell on Jonah.  Then they said to him, ‘Tell us why this calamity has come upon … [Read more…]

URC Daily Devotion 2nd July 2020

Jonah 1:4-6 But the Lord hurled a great wind upon the sea, and such a mighty storm came upon the sea that the ship threatened to break up.  Then the mariners were afraid, and each cried to his god. They threw the cargo that was in the ship into the sea, to lighten it for … [Read more…]

URC Daily Devotion 1st July 2020

Wednesday 1st July  Jonah 1   Jonah 1:1-3 Now the word of the Lord came to Jonah son of Amittai, saying,  ‘Go at once to Nineveh, that great city, and cry out against it; for their wickedness has come up before me.’  But Jonah set out to flee to Tarshish from the presence of the … [Read more…]

The Book of Jonah

The Book of Jonah Dear <<First Name>> I hope you have enjoyed our wander through Genesis and the early parts of Exodus over the last month.  We’re going to take a break from that now and look at the Book of Jonah.  The Rev’d Janet Tollington is now retired but for many years was the Old … [Read more…]

A Wee Update

A Wee Update Dear Friends, The Services Many of you have been asking if the Daily Devotion services will continue now that dates have been set, in England at least, for when churches may offer public worship again.  We are conscious that not every congregation will wish to resume public worship straight away given our … [Read more…]

URC Daily Devotion Sunday 28th June 2020

Sunday 28th June 2020  Psalm 3   O Lord, how many are my foes!    Many are rising against me; many are saying to me,    “There is no help for you in God.”  3 But you, O Lord, are a shield around me,    my glory, and the one who lifts up my head.I cry aloud to the Lord,    and he answers me from … [Read more…]

URC Daily Devotion Friday 26th June 2020

Friday 26th June 2020 – Bricks without Straw Exodus 5 Afterwards Moses and Aaron went to Pharaoh and said, ‘Thus says the Lord, the God of Israel, “Let my people go, so that they may celebrate a festival to me in the wilderness.”’ But Pharaoh said, ‘Who is the Lord, that I should heed him and … [Read more…]