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Pastoral Note 3 May 2019

Hi Table View Methodist Family, I look forward to sharing communion with you this Sunday at 8, 930 and 11am.  My sermon is still a work in progress so I don't want to say what it will be about - because it might change on Saturday night :( Our scriptures for this Sunday are: Acts 9:1-6, (7-20)   •    Psalm 30   •    Revelation 5:11-14   •    John 21:1-19 The reading from John's gospel tells how Jesus appears to his disciples and prepares fish on the coals for them - and feeds them with bread and fish.  This moment reminds me of the time when the angel fed Elijah: J oy Clarkson  writes on Twitter: - This is your gentle reminder that one time in the Bible Elijah was like "God, I'm so mad!  I want to die!" so God said "Here's some food.  why don't you have a nap?"  So Elijah slept, ate, & decided things weren't so bad.  Never underestimate the spiritual power of a nap & a snack. As Jesus prepares fish and