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Make a Joyful Noise!

1 Chronicles 15:28 (NLT) “So all Israel brought up the Ark of the Lord’s Covenant with shouts of joy, the blowing of rams’ horns and trumpets, the crashing of cymbals, and loud playing on harps and lyres”. I’ve been thinking this week about the impact that sounds can have on us, reading this verse suggests a real cacophony […]

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Love One Another!

I’ve been trying to imagine what the early church looked like as I read the Acts of the Apostles and the letters in the New Testament. The picture I get doesn’t look anything like the church we know today – but why? Have we improved the early model through the centuries, or have we lost some of the […]

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Let go and let God!

I entrust my Spirit into Your hand’ Psalm 31 vs 5. Last Sunday I used this verse as an introduction to our time of prayer. The word ‘entrust’ means to confide, to commit, to leave with and this prayer was spoken by David; Stephen as he was being stoned and by Jesus as He was hung on the […]

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God’s Plans

Jeremiah 29:11 NIV: “For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.” After our elders meeting this week, this was a verse that we received to confirm our discussion and prayers. If you want to know more […]

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Seed Scatterers!

“Listen! A farmer went out to plant some seeds. 4 As he scattered them across his field…………still other seeds fell on fertile soil, and they produced a crop that was thirty, sixty, and even a hundred times as much as had been planted!” Luke 8.3-8 NLT. Since returning from our road trip across Europe I’ve enjoyed the opportunity to […]

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