Be light, O Lord, to our eyes, music to our ears and
contentment to our heart. Be sunlight in our day, food at our
table and rest to us in the night. Let us rejoice to be about
your business and let us live to your praise and glory, now
and for ever. Amen.
John Cosin (1594-1672)
free us to participate more deeply
in the divine dance of creating, redeeming
and healing our world.
release in us a passionate energy
for seeking justice;
for investing in peace;
for tending the needs of fragile human communities;
for befriending and healing the planet.
Companion at the well,
help us to draw and to share fresh clean water,
for the health of our bodies, the clarity of our thinking.
and the wholeness of our soul-making. Amen.
Liz Smith, Leeds District Chair
The President and Vice-President of the Methodist Conference, the Revd Dr Roger Walton and Rachel Lampard MBE, speak about the Nativity, Syria and unpromising situations in this year's Christmas Message.
Bramhall Methodist Church is a lively and dynamic church community at the heart of the village of Bramhall in Stockport. With 'Jesus at the heart of life', we seek to serve God within Bramhall, offering a variety of worship styles, opportunities to serve both local and international causes, as well as providing a safe environment in which to explore and grow in faith.