Church Flowers – August 2023

Ss. Simon & Jude Church, Cockshutt Consider how the wild flowers grow. They do not labour or spin.  Yet I tell you, not even Solomon in all his splendour was dressed like one of these.  (Luke: 27) Flowers are an important contribution to our worship here at Ss Simon & Jude Church; fundamentally they remind us … Continue reading Church Flowers – August 2023

To All Flower Arrangers

To All Flower Arrangers Royston Allen, the composer of this poem, once said, The speaker at church this morning was good and one of the quotes she used was, "Keep on spreading the Gospel on each occasion, and if necessary, use words”.I smiled and said, “Lord, how are you speaking to me this morning without … Continue reading To All Flower Arrangers

The Dahlia Bishops

The Lord will guide you always; he will satisfy your needs in a sun-scorched land and will strengthen your frame. You will be like a well-watered garden, like a spring whose waters never fail. Isaiah 58:11 A highlight of late summer, the Dahlia Bishops are a joy to behold, whether pottering in the garden, or strolling through … Continue reading The Dahlia Bishops