West Denton Church Blog

The Light of the World

Here we are again. The dark nights have arrived. Days are becoming shorter and darkness arrives each day earlier. We are looking at the theme of light in toddlers and Generate which we hope will be encouraging at this time. I share these verses for your focus this week: “May the God of hope fill you with […]

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Compassion

Mark 6:32-44 “32 So they went away by themselves in a boat to a solitary place. 33 But many who saw them leaving recognized them and ran on foot from all the towns and got there ahead of them. 34 When Jesus landed and saw a large crowd, he had compassion on them, because they were […]

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Focus on Jesus

Let’s keep our focus on Jesus. With Him we won’t sink: Matthew 14:22-29 ’22Jesus insisted that his disciples get back into the boat and cross to the other side of the lake, while he sent the people home. 23After sending them home, he went up into the hills by himself to pray. . . .24Meanwhile, the […]

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Be Prepared For New Ways

As we’ve prayed for the future of our church we keep returning to this verse of scripture, Isaiah 43.19 “For I am about to do something new. See, I have already begun! Do you not see it? I will make a pathway through the wilderness. I will create rivers in the dry wasteland.” Whether you have […]

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Mind the Gap!

I had a trip up to Sycamore Gap on the Roman Wall and marveled at the tree that nestles between the crags thriving in challenging circumstances. As I reflect on this image, I am reminded of the expression ‘mind the gap’. It is used on the London Tube to remind you to take a bigger step […]

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