The Blessing of the Chalk and Candlemas

On Sunday the 15th of January we’ll return to our normal 7:30, 9:00, and 11 o’clock worship pattern. That day I will introduce the Blessing of the Chalk at all three services. What, you ask, is the Blessing of the Chalk? St Matthew tells us that when the magi arrived in Bethlehem to visit Jesus, they found him and his mother in a house, not the stable where they had found their first temporary shelter.

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As he walked by the Sea of Galilee, Jesus saw two brothers, Simon who is called Peter and Andrew his brother, casting a net into the sea; for they were fishermen.