Christmas Belongs To You

Dear Minster and Friends, Is Christmas only for Christians? Is Christmas for the children, or the families with children? Or for the wealthy and the hopeful, or the naturally merry who never get down? Am I disqualified if I don’t have good cheer or not enough in the bank for splendid gifts… Is Christmas for […]

Singing Carols When The Frosty Wind May Moan

Dear Minster and Friends, “In the bleak midwinter, frosty wind made moan, earth stood hard as iron, water like a stone; snow had fallen, snow on snow, snow on snow, in the bleak midwinter, long ago.” Invitation lies at the heart of the nativity history and at the centre of our Christmas celebrations at Latimer […]

Go Tell It On The Mountain

Dear Minster and Friends, A few weeks ago on Sunday, Simon shared with us some tools for how to tell others about Jesus. Simon reminded us of the spiritual battle we face and something that he said continues to echo in my mind; he made the point that the devil has three hopes for our lives. […]