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As I review what I have learnt from Acts 7, I think of Stephen giving his account and recognise the importance of being clear about our own story and having the courage to share it.  My story continues to grow as I find new challenges and opportunities to learn more about my faith and my […]

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Strength and beauty out of darkness

“O Lord, why do you stand so far away? Why do you hide when I need you the most?” Psalm 10:1 In these ‘unprecedented times’ our lives seem to have been turned upside down in so many ways. In these verses the psalmist was honest with God. He didn’t conceal his fears or the feeling that […]

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Looking to the Future

In our prayer triplet this week we reviewed Romans 8:28-30: “28 And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose. 29 For those God foreknew he also predestined to be conformed to the image of his Son, that he might be the […]

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Please wait!

At the beginning of the book of The Acts of the Apostles, Jesus told His disciples to stay in Jerusalem. “…wait for the gift my Father  promised which you have heard me speak about. For John baptised with water but in a few days you will be baptised with the Holy Spirit.” The disciples waited, but […]

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Get dressed. Thoughtfully!

Ephesians 6 verses 10 to 17 “10 Finally, be strong in the Lord and in his mighty power. 11 Put on the full armor of God, so that you can take your stand against the devil’s schemes. 12 For our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the powers of this dark world and against the spiritual […]

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