Thoughts for the Day

Rev Sharon Swain has been a parish priest for many years. She is a writer and educator, and now lives in South Wales in an active-retired capacity. Unable to visit parishioners, she has found a new ministry in producing thoughts based on readings for the day.

Sunday, 27th December 2020 - Christmas celebrations Saturday, 26th December 2020 - The Christmas baby Friday, 25th December 2020 - No space for a baby Thursday, 24th December 2020 - "The highest of the kings of the earth" Wednesday, 23rd December 2020 - O Emmanuel Tuesday, 22nd December 2020 - O King of all the nations Monday, 21st December 2020 - O Dayspring Sunday, 20th December 2020 - O Key of David Saturday, 19th December 2020 - O root of Jesse Friday, 18th December 2020 - The 'O Antiphons' Thursday, 17th December 2020 - Being a good citizen Wednesday, 16th December 2020 - Faith can move mountains Tuesday, 15th December 2020 - Outcasts enter the Kingdom of God Monday, 14th December 2020 - Simon Peter's eureka moment Sunday, 13th December 2020 - Refiner's Fire Saturday, 12th December 2020 - Beware the yeast of the Pharisees Friday, 11th December 2020 - Life is more than food and drink Thursday, 10th December 2020 - Keeping strong in adversity Wednesday, 9th December 2020 - Ember days Tuesday, 8th December 2020 - Sheltering under the shadow of Your wings Monday, 7th December 2020 - Healing or forgiving sin Sunday, 6th December 2020 - Hope springs Saturday, 5th December 2020 - The Kingdom of Heaven (8) Friday, 4th December 2020 - The Lord is my light Thursday, 3rd December 2020 - Build your house on the rock