Weekly Update – 28th August 2011

WELCOME whether you are new to St Mark’s or a regular.  Thank you for being here and sharing in this act of worship. WENDY’S FINAL SUNDAY with us before returning to her legal studies will be 11 September.  There will be a parish ‘bring & share’ lunch in her honour

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Weekly Update – 21st August 2011

WELCOME whether you are new to St Mark’s or a regular.  Thank you for being here and sharing in this act of worship.  COMMENTS BOX for feedback on the services and other aspects of church life can be found at the back of church.  Why not suggest a hymn? ELECTRONIC

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Jelly, our student and young adults worker

New term, new student?

Are you coming to Sheffield to study and looking for a church student group? Maybe you’ve not been involved with a church before but you’d like to try church out and you’ve had a few questions up your sleeve for a while. Perhaps you just want to belong to a

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Weekly Update – 14th August 2011

WELCOME whether you are new to St Mark’s or a regular.  Thank you for being here and sharing in this act of worship. COMMENTS BOX for feedback on the services and other aspects of church life can be found at the back of church.  Why not suggest a hymn! ELECTRONIC

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Weekly Update – 14th August 2011

WELCOME whether you are new to St Mark’s or a regular.  Thank you for being here and sharing in this act of worship. COMMENTS BOX for feedback on the services and other aspects of church life can be found at the back of church.  Why not suggest a hymn! ELECTRONIC

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Artistry of Faith: An Invitation

FROM THE BEGINNING, Christianity was known as ‘The Way’ and for good reason.  Jesus, the founder, summoned people to follow him and to share his vocation. Before long, this initial invitation found expression through an increasingly sophisticated set of beliefs which fostered the view that following the Christian Way was

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Artistry of Faith: Embodying Forgiveness

HOW SHALL WE describe the Christian Way? We are, each of us, apprentices of a master craftsman. A pattern of life entrusted to us through baptism. Like any apprentice, we need a mentor; and it is to Jesus of Nazareth we look for guidance and enlightenment if we wish to

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Artistry of Faith: Embracing Wisdom

THEOLOGY as a discipline is not a Christian innovation.  We know that there were Jewish theologians in first century Palestine, principally exegetes of Torah (Genesis – Deuteronomy).  And although the body of rabbinic interpretative literature we possess comes from the second century and beyond (eg Mishnah, Talmud and Midrash), in

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Artistry of Faith: Living Hospitably

ONE OF the functions of a religion is to facilitate access to sacred things: the sacred within ourselves, the sacred within the world around us and the sacred beyond all creating.  Such a task is not without risk and for this reason has tended to be mediated by particular rituals

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