Category Archives: Christmas

  1. The three times of year to plan Christmas

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    26/09/2018 by Chris Green

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    For pastors, Christmas never really goes away.  It sits there in our diaries, all year round, making a slight dent.

  2. The Carol service talk: how to give those Christmas truths a cutting edge


    12/12/2017 by Chris Green

    How do we give those Christmas truths a cutting edge?  How can we be fresh, while still working with the familiar?

  3. One way to avoid being predictable this Christmas


    06/12/2016 by Chris Green

    A long time ago, in a cinema far, far away, I learnt a critical lesson about preaching at Christmas.

  4. True Truths vs. Tinsel Truths

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    22/12/2015 by Chris Green

    My Carol service talk, True Truths vs. Tinsel Truths, is available online. You’ll need to open this post, and then …
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  5. That Christmas turkey of a sermon


    11/12/2013 by Chris Green

    As Christmas comes round and carol services appearing the diary, I’m always reminded of one particular conversation, and of the …
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  6. Summer flew by, didn’t it?

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    30/08/2013 by Chris Green

    I met a local minister in a car park the other day, and he was already looking flustered. The summer …
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  7. Happy ******mas, everyone?

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    29/12/2012 by Chris Green

    Round about now, even the cheeriest of people starts to have a twinge of sympathy for Scrooge.  As the last …
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