Vicars Blog

Here you will find a selection of Blogs, Sermons and Teachings from Reverend Gary Crellin. 

Revd Gary's Sermon - 3rd May 2020

Revd Gary's Sermon - 3rd May 2020

Please click here to see Gary's sermon from Sunday 3rd May.

Revd Gary's Pastoral Letter May 2020

Revd Gary's Pastoral Letter May 2020

It’s amazing what growth can happen from the smallest of things.  From a seed to a virus.…

Reflecting on Coronavirus

Reflecting on Coronavirus

Is Coronavirus God's wrath on us?  No but maybe we should relearn the art of lamenting.&n…

Information for Home Worship

Information for Home Worship

A message from Reverend Gary   The current health emergency surrounding Coronavirus is affectin…

Powick Flood Relief - A Message From the Vicar

Powick Flood Relief - A Message From the Vicar

It feels like this winter if not the autumn too, has been far too wet rather than frosty.  Rain…

Rev Gary's Pastoral Letter March 2020

Rev Gary's Pastoral Letter March 2020

As I’m writing this letter to you, dear reader,  it is unseasonably mild and I’m en…

Lent 2020

Lent 2020

Our Ash Wednesday Service,  at 7pm on Wednesday 26th February at St Peter’s Powick, marks…

Epiphany Sermon 2020

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The Vicar's New Year Message 2020

The Vicar's New Year Message 2020

Click here to view The Vicar’s New Year Message 2020 for the Parishes of Powick and Guar…

A New Year Message

A New Year Message

Happy New Year - indeed, welcome to a new decade. Due to the vagaries of parish magazine publication…

Open Conversations Letter

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It's all in a Shoe Box

It's all in a Shoe Box

It’s all in a Shoe Box – 20th October 2019   Last week,  I launched the…

September (2019) Pastoral Letter (and a few other bits n pieces)

September (2019) Pastoral Letter (and a few other bits n pieces)

September (2019) Pastoral Letter    (and a few other bits n pieces) The Summer Holid…

Prayers for Life Events

Prayers for Life Events

PRAYERS Prayer is a way of talking to God, sharing all that we are, and asking for his guidance and…

Coming Soon to Powick Village Hall

Coming Soon to Powick Village Hall

COMING SOON TO POWICK VILLAGE HALL THURSDAYS 1.30pm  - 3pm​ Tea and Chatter Thursdays 12th S…

August 2019 Vicars Letter

August 2019 Vicars Letter

So how are you enjoying the holidays? I am writing this in early July and it is baking hot….…

St James Patronal SERMON  (28.7.19)

St James Patronal SERMON (28.7.19)

St James Patronal SERMON  (28.7.19) For us, celebrating the feast day of St. James is an occas…

Vicar's Blog 14th July

Vicar's Blog 14th July

Vicar's Blog (14th July 2019) The UK now has more churches open than pubs.  A study by the …

St Peters Patronal Festival 2019 Sermon

St Peters Patronal Festival 2019 Sermon

St Peter’s Patronal Festival – 2019  SERMON May the words of my lips and the medit…

Rev Gary’s Pastoral Letter - July

Rev Gary’s Pastoral Letter - July

Rev Gary’s Pastoral Letter – July 2019 Although my new gym membership has still a long …

Walk the Labyrinth

Walk the Labyrinth

  Walk the Labyrinth “A labyrinth is a single path or “unicursal” tool for …

Epiphany Briefing

Epiphany Briefing

The Feast of the Epiphany falls on the 6th January and marks the beginning of the brief but purposef…

Sermon - Words and Action

Sermon - Words and Action

The word is spreading.  The new rabbi in town is incredible!  He is clearly filled with t…