Author Archives: Sally C

About Sally C

How do I describe myself, I am not what I do, (I am a Methodist Minister), I am not who I am related to (I have 5 wonderful children, 2 lovely granddaughters and a grandson). I am a seeker truth, a partaker of life in all it's fullness and a follower, sometimes stumbling, sometimes celebrating of the Christian pathway. I seek wholeness, joy and a connectedness to all things through a deep reconciliation with the God whose love blows my socks off!

An invitation to advent- a personal pandemic reflection

I am going to say this out loud ( well in print), I struggle with Christmas, not with the incarnate Christ, the wonderful revisiting of the divine story of God revealed in human flesh, but with the trappings of what … Continue reading

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Pastoral Letter, All Hallows, All Saints, All Souls and more

Dear Friends, First as always, how are you, as the reality of living with tier 3 restrictions due to the pandemic begins to be a stark reality, and as the nights draw in I realise that some of you may … Continue reading

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Hear the call of the kin(g)dom- Pastoral letter

Dear Friends, Here we are at the end of October, it feels to me as if the months are rushing by, it is hard to believe that we have lived with the reality of a pandemic for over half a … Continue reading

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All are welcome, pastoral letter 9th October 2020

9th October 2020 Dear Friends, Hello, how are you? How are you finding life this week? Again, we find ourselves in a changing picture as we continue to travel through a time of pandemic with the changes that come every … Continue reading

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On love, God, ourselves and others- Pastoral Letter 24-09-2020

24th September 2020 Dear Friends, Here we are. At the end of September, and I don’t know about you but I must admit that I wonder how on earth that happened, we have passed the point where the days are … Continue reading

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Pastoral letter 19-09-2020 What is fair?

Dear Friends, I wonder how you are this week; what life has brought to you and how you are feeling. Once again I am writing to you from my study which overlooks the city, today as L look out of … Continue reading

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All included? Where is grace? Pastoral letter 12th September 2020

12th September 2020 Dear Friends, Have you ever had one of those weeks where time simply gets away from you and you find yourself rushing to catch up with yourself? As I sit here on a Saturday evening writing a … Continue reading

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Liturgy for Lisa’s Welcome Service

Welcome Service for Reverend Lisa Quarmby Co-Superintendent for Sheffield Circuit, Minister for Victoria Stafford Rd, and the Church of Christ at Darnall Leader: Reverend Sally Coleman President and Preacher: Reverend Gill Newton As we are scattered so we meet, We … Continue reading

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Pastoral Letter 04-09-2020 Covenant and our way of life

Dear Friends, How are you? How has your week been? I have been particularly busy, the new Methodist year has begun with all its meetings and demands, and it certainly feels as if we have hit the ground running. Living … Continue reading

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Pastoral letter 28-08-2020- Called to follow…

Dear Friends, Well here we are at the end ,of August, being treated to wind and rain, summer seems to have slipped past us, though I must admit that I am hoping for a break in the rain and at … Continue reading

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