Advent Reflections 2020 – Day 9

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=10Q4zPOkRBo Advent 2020 - What are we know for? Based upon: 1 Thessalonians 1 By James, Member of the Youth Council - Please Share Widely Youtube Subtitles What are we known for what would we like to be known for perhaps you'd like to be known as an eminent musician or a teacher or...

Advent Reflections 2020 – Day 8

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eDrWW98dFcE Advent 2020 - Prophets against privatised religion Based upon: Luke 3 By Libby Wilkinson, Archdeacon of Durham - Please Share Widely On this second Sunday in Advent, we remember the prophets.  Hundreds of years and loads of prophecies that we could look at… no easy task to do this in a couple...

Advent Reflections 2020 – Day 7

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vo24OvMJCt8 Advent 2020 - All Who Make Idols Based upon: Isaiah 44.24-45.13. By Emily Hudghton, Church Leader Wynyard - Please Share Widely In these challenging times, let me ask you today, what’s your Cyrus? This question is inspired by today’s reading, Isaiah 44:25-45:13. Let me explain… In the Bible, a key image used over and...

Advent Reflections 2020 – Day 6

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p12fr-ui6jw Advent 2020 - All Who Make Idols Based upon: Isaiah 44.9-23. By Noah, Children's Council Member - Please Share Widely Text from YouTube Captions my reflection is based on a reading from the book of Isaiah chapter 44 verses 9 to 23 this region talks about those who make and worship idols and how foolish this is we hope...

Advent Reflections 2020 – Day 5

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HXpTgNRrvU0 Advent 2020 - The God who is ever-present Based upon: Isaiah 44.1-8 By Remi Omole, Chaplain City Hospitals Sunderland - Please Share Widely Text from YouTube Captions   While walking through Durham the other day I looked around the shops and I noticed that there was something different the Christmas lights and the decorations...

Advent Reflections 2020 – Day 4

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QIHtTIQ7lmE Advent 2020 - ‘Ha’way’ Based upon: Isaiah 43.14-end By Emma Parker, Deputy Warden - Cranmer Hall - Please Share Widely There’s a really good northern word that for me, sums up this passage in Isaiah 43, verses 13 onwards. That word is: Ha’way. Because in the first half of this passage God is basically...

Advent Reflections 2020 – Day 3

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PY1LbBGG0KU Advent 2020 - Fear Not Based upon: Isaiah 43.1-13 By Andrew Tremlett, Dean of Durham - Please Share Widely Welcome to the Deanery, here at Durham Cathedral for this reflection on 1 December. Isaiah 43 v.1 give us great comfort: Fear not, for I have redeemed you;    I have called you by name, you are...

Advent Reflections 2020 – Day 2

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h2irhYTOzGk Advent 2020 - St Andrew's Day By Andy Harris - Please Share Widely  

Advent Reflections 2020 – Day 14

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h7Boq014a5A Advent 2020 - Hope in the midst of our grief Based upon: 1 Thessalonians 4: 13-end By Pouya Heidari, Curate - Please Share Widely YouTube Subtitles The passage today talks about the issue of end time the issue of death grief and mourning and yet as Christians when we go through those moments...

Advent Reflections 2020 – Day 13

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-a27DOq-QVc  Advent 2020 - Living For God Based upon: 1 Thessalonians 4: 1-12 By Catherine Simpson, Growing Faith Champion - Please Share Widely YouTube Subtitles Our reading today is from one Thessalonians chapter four and if it were to be a school report I think it might read something like could do better when my...