One of Leonard Nimoy’s final Tweets read: “A life is like a garden. Perfect moments can be had, but not preserved, except in memory.” As Star Trek’s Mr Spock signs off with ‘Live Long and Prosper’, the question is, will his passing make it into your sermon this week?
Is there scope in this week’s readings to reflect on all things Trekkie?
The Parable of the Vineyard Owner in the NL or Covenant and Jesus’ identity in the RCL are just a few of the options we have this week. Can we link these ancient stories with Science Fiction and whatever else is ‘out there’?
There are helpful discussions from earlier in the week: NL or RCL
Whether you are a regular at the Preacher’s Party or a new visitor, please introduce yourself and pitch in. Let us know how your sermon is shaping up, what you’re doing for children’s time or any other elements you are using in worship this week. Tell us what you’d like help with. Together, we’ll get the Good News out there, beyond the horizons.