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The God who empowers us: Isaiah 41:13 says “For I am the Lord your God who takes hold of your right hand and says to you, ‘Do not fear; I will help you”. We are not alone in our battles, God is with us every step of the way. When we feel overwhelmed with our emotions, we need […]

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Psalm 139:23-24 “Look deep into my heart God and find out everything I am thinking. Don’t let me follow evil ways but lead me in the way that time has proven true.” Using a prayer activity called LECTIO DIVINIA I have found this verse has grown in size as to how I live and develop. God looks deep into […]

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Our general theme for preaching during October is “Faith Builders” and as I have been considering this the obvious chapter to read is Hebrews 11 which is the Faith Hall of Fame! Here the author reviews the lives of some of the Old Testament giants of faith. However, the picture of faith presented here doesn’t conform to any […]

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John 10:10. Jesus said ‘The thief comes only to steal and kill  and destroy; I have come that they may have life and have it to the full.’ Jesus has called us to a life of love – Love for God and for others. An expression of this is seen in the invitation to carry one another’s burdens and […]

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“Never be lacking zeal, but keep your spiritual fervour, serving the Lord” Rom 12:11. Last week all the Elders received this verse with an encouraging note from John. Last Sunday a member approached me and shared that she had been praying for the Elders during this difficult time of change. These words of support have […]

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