Old High St Stephen’s, Inverness
Sunday 25 August 2013: Year C, Proper 16
God does care!
In the name of God, Father, Son and Holy Spirit, Amen.
Today’s a wonderful day of new beginnings. It’s the beginning of the school year, and it’s always lovely to welcome children to church today. We’ve been celebrating new beginnings with the families of Freya and Amy-Rose to church, as we celebrate their baptism today. And every Sunday is a day of new beginnings for Christians, because for us Sunday is the first day of the week.
According to the old legend of creation in Genesis, the first book of the Bible, God created the world in six days, and rested on the seventh.