URC Daily Devotion 21st March 2019

Information Born in Aslockton in Nottinghamshire in 1489, Thomas Cranmer, from an unspectacular Cambridge academic career, was recruited for diplomatic service in 1527. Two years later he joined the team working to annul Henry VIII’s marriage to Catherine of Aragon. He was made Archbishop of Canterbury in 1533 and duly pronounced the Aragon marriage annulled. […]

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URC Daily Devotion 20th March 2019

Britons, it is said, are obsessed by weather. It has been suggested that this is because the British weather is inherently unpredictable, making forecasting a risky activity. Recent advances in observational capability and especially in computer power, together with a strong dash of understanding of how chaotic systems behave, have led to greater certainty in […]

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URC Daily Devotion 18th March

Peter said, ‘Lord, are you telling this parable for us or for everyone?’  And the Lord said, ‘Who then is the faithful and prudent manager whom his master will put in charge of his slaves, to give them their allowance of food at the proper time? Blessed is that slave whom his master will find […]

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URC Daily Devotion 12th March 2019

Meanwhile, when the crowd gathered in thousands, so that they trampled on one another, he began to speak first to his disciples, ‘Beware of the yeast of the Pharisees, that is, their hypocrisy. Nothing is covered up that will not be uncovered, and nothing secret that will not become known. Therefore whatever you have said […]

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URC Daily Devotion 10th March 2019

1 I will extol the LORD’s great love for ever;your faithfulness to all I will proclaim.2 I will declare your love stands firm for ever;your faithfulness in heaven you maintain. 3 You said, “I made a cov’nant with my chosen,and to my servant David I have sworn:4 ‘I will ensure your line shall last for […]

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