Sunday 1st January 2023

What a perfect way to begin a New Year, meeting together in the Name of the Lord Jesus Christ, to praise him and ask for his blessing on the coming year. Jesus is the One who is the same yesterday, today and forever (Hebrews 13:8). I’ll admit that I am not expecting a record-breaking attendance […]

Sunday 25th December

It is a very good thing to gather at this time, to honour and worship the God who came among us in the birth of his Son.  That the Son of God would come down from heaven to take flesh as a human speaks to us in so many ways about the character of the […]

Sunday 18th December

Last Sunday’s Carols and Christmas Market was a brilliant event.  The atmosphere was every bit as good as I expected.  Hundreds of people enjoyed the music, kids’ activities, BBQ and the chance to pick up some Christmas presents from stallholders (both St Judes’ and from external operators).  Many guests said big thankyous to me, and […]

Sunday 11th December

I have enjoyed exploring the prologue to John’s gospel for our first two weeks of Advent. Sermons now turn to Isaiah, while our gospel readings continue in John’s account of the ministry of John the Baptist.  After Easter next year, we will take on the gospel of John as a major sermon series. I think […]

Sunday 4th December

It is starting to feel a bit like Christmas now, with our Christmas postcards having arrived.  The theme is “Come Let us Adore Him”.  Every year we distribute around 5000 postcards, in person and into letterboxes, to invite Randwick to join us to celebrate Christmas.  This is an important way of showing the community that […]