At the last supper, Jesus broke bread with his friends, and then they sang a hymn together before going out to the Mount of Olives – the start of a chain of events which led to Christ’s crucifixion. Singing together is a shared human experience common to people of all time and almost every faith. […]
The songs we find in the Bible are responses to so many different circumstances. Today’s song is one we normally think about at Christmas, but Jane unpacks a different side to it as we find mercy, promise, fulfilment and much more! Everyone is welcome at Wooler URC as we discover a song that’s as fresh […]
As we continue with our summer series thinking about God’s people lifting their voices in song in the Bible, Mary looks at Paul and Silas who praised God whilst in prison. What does that have to teach us about worshipping even when times are tough? Everyone is welcome at Wooler URC as we think through […]
Summer weather returns, and we continue with our summer series looking at God’s people raising their voices in song in the Bible. Today, Linda uncovers a magnificent song celebrating God’s work of rescue and redemption. Everyone is welcome at Wooler URC as we hear how that song is so relevant to each of us today.
Robert develops our theme today as we look at the shortest recorded song in the Bible. This song so important that it’s written twice – both times in the book of 2 Chronicles. It’s a song of thankfulness to God for his enduring love and faithfulness. Everyone is welcome at Wooler URC.
We start a new sermon series for summer today, as we begin to look at ‘Songs from the Bible’. Each week we will be looking at a different example of God’s people singing in the bible, and exploring how that might speak to us today. In the first of our series, Rev Bob Jones reflects […]
In our third and final part of our RE:SET series, Patrick looks at Paul’s encouragement to the church at Colossae to ‘bear fruit in every good work and continue to grow in the knowledge of God’. As we emerge from the restrictions of the past 18 months, what does this look like in our church […]
Week two of our ‘RE:SET’ series looking at Paul’s letter to the Colossians. Today we listen to Paul describing how the church connects to God, and then mirrors that relationship by connecting to the community around us. What does that mean for us all as we emerge from pandemic restrictions? Everyone is welcome at Wooler […]
Welcome to worship from Wooler URC. Today we start a new ‘mini-series’ considering how we reset our life and faith as we emerge from the pandemic. We’ll be looking at Paul’s letter to the Colossians to guide us and rediscovering what is essential in this new normal. Everyone is welcome to join us in our […]
The last of our ‘View from the Hill’ series exploring the beatitudes from Jesus’ sermon on the mount. Today, Paulette looks at the challenge posed in the final beatitude, where Jesus says ‘Blessed are those who are persecuted because of righteousness, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.’ Really? Blessed when we’re persecuted? How does […]