Friday, July 12, 2024

Remembrance Sunday: Honouring Sacrifice and Embracing Gratitude

For me, Remembrance Sunday is one of the most significant services in the whole year. At this service we recall the immeasurable sacrifices of our fallen heroes, who gave their lives in service of peace and freedom. It’s a time to reflect on the cost of liberty and to recognise the price paid for the lives we enjoy today.
It reminds us to cherish the freedoms we often take for granted. It fosters gratitude and a sense of togetherness within the village. It prompts us to appreciate the sacrifices made by generations past and present. Through remembrance, we find solace and strength; we unite in prayer and reflection; and we ask God for peace and harmony in our world.
Why not join us at All Saints for our Remembrance Sunday on 12th November at 10am? In our service we will embrace the legacy of sacrifice and pray for a future marked by peace, love, and understanding.
Rev’d Douglas Black