Jesus encounter with a blind man is more than a story about mud and spit and even sight. It's about who we are and who Jesus is and why that matters to all of us.
A chance encounter at a well in the heat of the midday sun brings an unexpected revelation and a opportunity for mission for a most unlikely disciple, a Samaritan woman...
Nicodemus comes looking for illumination and gets more than he bargained for. Being born from above... what does that mean? And what does the story of Abram have to do with it?
The moment it all goes wrong... a story of a man, a woman, a snake and some forbidden fruit, but mostly it's about shame.
On Palm Sunday at St Ninian's we join the crowd and the religious leaders as they all wonder who on earth this Jesus really is. We read from John 10:22-39 and John 12:12-16.