3 before Advent

Sermon preached by the Reverend Anna Matthews In the morning, I head off to North Wales on retreat. For the last couple of months, which have felt insanely busy, the prospect of time away has kept me going, a welcome promise of rest for a weary soul. Now that...

Last after Trinity

Sermon preached by the Reverend Anna Matthews The church in which I was baptised and went to Sunday school had, behind the altar, the tables of the law: week by week the congregation stared at the 10 commandments, and they in turn told us what we should and shouldn’t...

Trinity 19

Sermon preached by the Reverend Anna Matthews I wonder what thought processes you went through in coming to church this morning? Maybe a bit of planning ahead, or last minute rerouting, to get through the road closures in Cambridge today. If you’re new to Cambridge, maybe there was a...

Trinity 17

Sermon preached by Emily Kempson One month ago, I was sitting on a front porch in Virginia on a beautiful crisp fall day, drinking iced tea and catching up with an old friend. Elaine and I were chatting, swapping stories of recent life events, when she told me something...