Articles and Devotional Thoughts Archives

Plan to read; read to a plan
Tuesday, November 25th, 2014 at 8:09am

Bulletin for November At the moment I am completely out of my comfort zone when it comes to preparing sermons for the evening service. My…
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He plants His footsteps in the sea and rides upon the storm
Monday, November 3rd, 2014 at 10:48pm

Church bulletin for November One Monday night last month Cameron was at cricket training when an ominous sight began to unfold before us. The bright…
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The bitter dregs of success
Monday, October 27th, 2014 at 9:49pm

Church bulletin for November As a family we have been watching a DVD called The Bush Tucker Man. It’s about survival in the Australian outback….
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When I am weak, then I am strong
Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 5:40am

Church bulletin for October As we look at the brutality of the regime in the Middle East, we may feel doubtful as to whether we…
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Tuesday, October 7th, 2014 at 3:12am

EA Article There is something particularly ugly about ingratitude. We have all seen the proverbial spoiled child take a gift and run off without the…
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Remember the prisoners as if chained with them
Thursday, October 2nd, 2014 at 3:42am

Church bulletin for October In recent months we have been moved privately and in our church gatherings to pray about the terrible atrocities taking place…
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I believe in the holy catholic church; the communion of saints
Wednesday, September 17th, 2014 at 11:35pm

September church bulletin What a blessing it was the other week for Tony and I to spend a few hours with Fred and Alison Siebert….
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Gone and all but forgotten
Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014 at 4:19am

September church bulletin The other day while thumbing through an old commentary on Hebrews I discovered some sermon notes. Witten on fragile, yellowing, musty smelling…
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From Shropshire to Oxford Street
Wednesday, August 20th, 2014 at 1:06pm

Church bulletin for August Of late I have been reading some poetry by A.E. Housman – specifically a collection entitled “A Shropshire Lad and Other…
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To obey or not to obey – that is the question
Wednesday, August 20th, 2014 at 12:53pm

Church bulletin for August Are we free to obey some of God’s commands and not others? Of course, if this freedom exists God would be…
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