Reflections

Reflections from Advent 2021 to the present (Revised Common Lectionary Year C)

DateTitleSpeakerLectionary WeekTextVideo
25/09/2022The parable of Lazarus and Dives through an environmental lensThea OrmerodCreation 4Ctext
18/09/2022Why and how do we celebrate the Season of Creation?Warren Talbot, Lyn Eggins and Gerard McEvillyCreation 3Ctextvideo
11/09/2022Dadirri, gan'na, deep listeningDr Liesa ClagueCreation 2Cvideo
04/09/2022Called to be Priests of Creation, In Light and ShadowRev Dr Josephine InkpinCreation 1Ctextvideo
28/08/2022Insiders, Outsiders
and the Call for God’s Grace
Rev Dr Elenie Poulos Pentecost 12Ctextvideo
21/08/2022Bending and unbendingRev Dr Josephine InkpinPentecost 11Ctextvideo
14/08/2022Celebrating and continuing our storiesRev Dr Josephine InkpinPentecost 10Ctextvideo
07/08/2022Treasure Beyond Bankruptcy? Rev Penny JonesPentecost 9Ctextvideo
31/07/2022Making sense of itKevin DallasPentecost 8Ctext
24/07/2022Experiencing the SpiritAllison Gentle and Alison WishartPentecost 7Ctextvideo
17/07/2022Better or best?
Beyond the binaries in Luke
Rev Dr Josephine InkpinPentecost 6Ctextvideo
10/07/2022The impossible hospitality of the SamaritanRev Dr Josephine InkpinPentecost 5Ctextvideo
03/07/2022Myall Creek Massacre Rev Lionel RobsonPentecost 4C; NAIDOC week
26/06/2022Queering the MantleRev Dr Josephine InkpinPentecost 3Ctextvideo
19/6/2022Cartoon or Charter for Compassion and Courage?– Jesus, the Gerasene and the PigsRev Penny JonesPentecost 2C; Uniting Church 45th Anniversarytextvideo
12/06/2022Honouring the name afreshRev Dr Josephine InkpinTrinity Ctextvideo
05/06/2022Ghost no moreRev Dr Josephine InkpinPentecost Ctextvideo
29/05/2022What do reconciliation and unity look like now?Rev Dr Josephine InkpinWeek of Prayer for Reconciliation and for Christian Unitytextvideo
22/02/2022Super-abundanceRev Radhika Sukumar-WhiteEaster 6C Ascensiontextvideo
15/05/2022Tears, Love, JusticeSteve WalkerdenEaster 5Ctextvideo
08/05/2022My Neighbour, My VoteRev Dr David GillEaster 4Ctextvideo
01/05/2022Changing through the sacramentsRev Dr Josephine InkpinEaster 3Ctextvideo
24/04/2022How does the story end?Rev Dr Josephine InkpinEaster 2Ctextvideo
17/04/2022Renewing HeartsRev Penny JonesEaster Daytextvideo
15/04/2022Hearts are Torn ApartRev Dr Josephine InkpinGood Friday Ctextvideo
10/04/2022Green HeartsRev Penny Jones Palm Sunday Ctextvideo
03/04/2022Embarrassing Generosity –
for body and soul
Rev Dr Josephine InkpinLent 5Ctextvideo
27/03/2022Coming Home with Generous HospitalityRev Dr Josephine Inkpin and Mikali AnagnostisLent 4Ctextvideo
20/03/2022Tending the fig treeRev Dr Josephine InkpinLent 3Ctextvideo
13/03/2022Singing the Song of the Mother Hen: Listening for the ‘hidden ones’ Rev Dr Josephine Inkpin and Rev Penny JonesLent 2Ctextvideo
06/03/2022Repairing the breachRev Dr Josephine InkpinLent 1Ctextvideo
27/02/2022Transfiguring LoveRev Dr Josephine InkpinEpiphany 8Ctextvideo
20/02/2022Jesus jujitsuRev Dr Josephine InkpinEpiphany 7Ctextvideo
13/02/2022Walking Together Nathan TysonEpiphany 6Ctextvideo
6/02/2022Who is hooked?Rev Penny JonesEpiphany 5Ctextvideo
30/01/2022Living upside downRev Dr Josephine InkpinEpiphany 4C, Presentation of Jesus in the Temple (Candlemas)textvideo
23/01/2022Relationship, Galgala, YabunRev Dr Josephine InkpinEpiphany 3C, Day of Mourningtextvideo
16/01/2022A Litany of HopeJolyon Bromley, Vera Tibbertsma,
Vivien Langford and Allison Gentle
Epophany 2Ctextvideo
9/01/2022The baptism of Jesus and hopeWarren TalbotBaptism of Jesus Ctextvideo
02/01/2022Down to earth stargazersRev Lionel Robson Epiphany Ctextunavailable
26/12/2021Two stories. They both can’t be right!Rev Bill ThomasChristmas 1C - St. Stephen’s Daytextvideo
25/12/2021Of Inns, Mangers and Sheep Rev Penny JonesChristmas Day Ctextunavailable
24/12/2021A Children’s Festival for Grown-Ups?Rev Penny JonesChristmas Eve Ctextunavailable
19/12/2021Being interruptedElizabeth LeeAdvent 4Ctextvideo
12/12/2021Silence, Dreams and Strength Rev Penny JonesAdvent 3Ctextvideo
5/12/2021Baptised to magnify loveRev Dr Josephine InkpinAdvent 2Ctextvideo
28/11/2021Hope Beyond QueasinessRev Dr Josephine InkpinAdvent Ctextvideo

Reflections from Advent 2020 to community of Christ 2021 (Revised Common Lectionary Year B)

DateTitleSpeakerLectionary WeekTextVideo
21/11/2021On kings, and kingdom languageRev Dr Josephine InkpinThe Reign, or Community, of Christ or Christ the King BtextNo video, sorry
20/11/2021Divine hugs in all that we areRev Dr Josephine InkpinTransgender Day of Remembrance text
14/11/2021Honest Doubt- A way forward!Kevin DallasPentecost 25Btextvideo
07/11/2021Enabling different voicesRev Dr Josephine Inkpin and Benjamin OhPentecost 24Btextvideo
31/10/2021Love one another…..Rev Dr Josephine Inkpin, Marjan McKeough, Helen BoermaPentecost 23Btextvideo
24/10/2021Hearing Voices We Don’t Want to Hear, Seeing Those We Don’t Want to SeeElizabeth LeePentecost 22Btextvideo
17/10/2021How do we share hospitality -
in the face of sexual abuse?
Rev Dr Josephine InkpinPentecost 21Btextvideo
10/10/2021Mental Health – The Journey to WholenessDr Jac Brown – read by Dave CahilapPentecost 20B - Mental Health Sundaytextvideo
03/10/2021Laudato si’Patricia GemmellCreation 5Btextvideo
26/09/2021Birthing and bearing the new creationRev Dr Josephine InkpinCreation 4Btextvideo
19/09/3021What Would Jesus Do – about climate change? Rev Dr Josephine Inkpin, Gerard McEvilly & Vivien LangfordCreation 3Btextvideo
12/09/2021An Adventure in Beauty and GraceMembers of Glenbrook Uniting Church and othersCreation 2Btextvideo
05/09/2021How do we relate to the Earth?Rev Dr Josephine InkpinCreation 1Btextvideo
29/08/2021On tradition not being a stuffed gorillaRev Dr Josephine InkpinPentecost 14Btextvideo
22/08/2021Feeding through experienceRev Dr Josephine Inkpin and Rev Penny JonesPentecost 13Btextvideo
15/08/2021How do we feed on scripture?Rev Dr Josephine InkpinPentecost 12Btextvideo
08/08/2021Bread of LifeMarion Maddox, Helen Sanderson and Jolyon BromleyPentecost 11Btextvideo
01/08/2021What is there to eat?Rev Dr Josephine InkpinPentecost 10Btextvideo
25/7/2021The Road Seen, Then Not Seen Rev Dr Sarah BachelardPentecost 9Btextvideo
18/07/2021Touching Points and Entry WaysRev Penny JonesPentecost 8Btextvideo
11/07/2021Are these the stories we want to hear? Are these the stories we need to hear?
Elizabeth LeePentecost 7B, end of NAIDOC Weektextvideo
04/07/2021Travelling light – with or without honourRev Dr Josephine InkpinPentecost 6Btextvideo
27/06/2021Risky Interruptions and Crossing Over – attraversiamo!Rev Penny JonesPentecost 5Btextvideo
20/06/2021Can we go back from where we came fromAunty Pearl WymarraPentecost 4Btextvideo
13/06/2021Living as parables and artistsRev Dr Josephine InkpinPentecost 3Btextvideo
06/06/2021The Early Christian Sense of Wonder at God’s CreationProtopresbyter Dr Doru CostachePentecost 2Btextvideo
30/05/2021Reconciliation SundayRev Lionel Robson, Meredith Knight, and Ruth LambertTrinity Btextvideo
23/05/2021Pentecost Imaginings Rev Dr Josephine Inkpin and Rev Penny JonesPentecost Btextvideo
16/05/2021Uniting as the oceansRev Dr Josephine InkpinEaster 7Btextvideo
09/05/2021The good news of love, fruit and friendsRev Dr Josephine InkpinEaster 6Btextvideo
02/05/2021Where are we going to live?Rev Penny JonesEaster 5Btextvideo
25/04/2021Myths, memories and making peaceRev Dr Josephine InkpinEaster 4B (Anzac Day)textvideo
18/04/2021When God was a fishRev Dr Josephine InkpinEaster 3Btextvideo
11/04/2021Praying the Body ElectricRev Dr Josephine InkpinEaster 2Btextvideo
04/04/2021What is Resurrection for us?Rev Dr Josephine Inkpin and Rev Penny JonesEaster Day Btextvideo
02/04/2021Seven Circles of SufferingRev Dr Josephine Inkpin and Rev Penny JonesGood Friday Btextvideo
28/03/2021Becoming the wonky donkey - Jesus’ flash mob and the queer art of failureRev Dr Josephine InkpinPalm Sunday Btextvideo
21/03/2021Care - Love’s endeavour. Love’s expense? Rev Dr Josephine InkpinLent 5Btextvideo
14/03/2021Induction of Rev Dr Josephine Inkpin Dr Miriam Pepper textvideo
14/03/2021What is the spirit saying to the people?Jolyon BromleyLent 4Btextvideo
07/03/2021Upturning The TablesElizabeth LeeLent 3Btextvideo
28/02/2021Turning pointsRev Gareth Thomas-BurchellLent 2Btextvideo
21/02/2021The WildernessRev Karyn Burchell-ThomasLent 1Btextvideo
14/02/2021Crossing the thresholdRev Gareth Thomas-BurchellTransfiguration Btextvideo
07/02/2021What is Good News in a time of polarisation?Rev Karyn Burchell-ThomasEpiphany 5Btextvideo
31/01/2021“The Christian ethic of love and freedom”Allison ForrestEpiphany 4Btextvideo
24/01/2021Pushed to strange placesRev Gareth Thomas-BurchellDay of Mourning Btextvideo
17/01/2021Come and SeeDr Byron SmithEpiphany 2B textvideo
10/01/2021Hope and the waters of baptismWarren TalbotBaptism of Jesus Btextvideo
3/01/2021 Deep ListeningJolyon BromleyChristmas 2Btextvideo
27/12/2020Birth done … now what?Rev Gareth Thomas-BurchellChristmas 1Btextvideo
25/12/2020An Unhurried ChristmasRev Karyn Burchell-ThomasChristmas Day Btextvideo
20/12/2020Waiting with LoveRev Karyn Burchell-ThomasAdvent 4Btextvideo
13/12/2020Defiant JoyRev Gareth Thomas-BurchellAdvent 3Btextvideo
6/12/2020Waiting for Peace Rev Karyn Burchell-ThomasAdvent 2Btextvideo
29/11/2020Advent is not finiteRev Gareth Thomas-BurchellAdvent 1Btextvideo