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Hopefully we have all started reading the book of Colossians, where Paul thanks God for their faith in Christ Jesus, the love they have for one another and for the hope laid up in heaven for them. I have selected 3 verses for all of us to digest. Ch1 Vs 9-12 ESV “And so, from the day we […]

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We have two significant meetings coming up in the life of our church. On Monday leaders from the URC churches in our area are meeting to talk further about “The Way Forward”. Next Wednesday we have our church meeting where we are looking to finalise our profile, setting out our priorities, to allow the process to continue to […]

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Just as Synod is considering ‘The Way Forward’ so are we, and our Wednesday meetings have been a great source of guidance & encouragement for all involved. Whilst walking my dog last Sunday my thoughts turned to Luke 9.3 “Take nothing for your journey, no staff, nor bag, nor bread, nor money; and do not have two tunics.” […]

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We have been studying the book of James this month which focuses on practical action for believers, and ends with a warning and a blessing in the two final verses of James 5:19-20 ESV “19 My brothers, if anyone among you wanders from the truth and someone brings him back, 20 let him know that whoever brings […]

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Contemplate these 2 verses from chapter 1 of the book of James 12: “Blessed is the man who remains steadfast under trial, for when he has stood the test he will receive the crown of life, which God has promised to those who love him. 13 Let no one say when he is tempted, “I am being […]

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