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Advent 1 – Words of hope

The dawn of the new church year starts with Advent.   Advent starts with hope. It’s the right way to begin, because all good possibilities in life start with hope. Their gestation may be carried in pain, but the possibilities and … Continue reading

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Advent 1 2014 Hope in the midst of hopelessness

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Advent 3: Joy It is not too late to seek a newer world

Sometimes the scriptures are a little bit out of whack Things you expect to find in one place or another, you simply don’t find And sometimes when you trace through the logic of it all, the logic doesn’t work. The … Continue reading

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Advent 1 Imagine … see … live …

For today’s “reading” you might like to watch this I want you to imagine something.    To try to see something … I want you to imagine a country where there is violence, war – much killing and where much of … Continue reading

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The Isaiah agenda – May your Kingdom come

Let’s start this time with prayer – in fact with a specific prayer … in what would undoubtedly have pleased Ashley Hillsley, let’s start with what is known as the Lord’s prayer. Our father in heaven may your name be … Continue reading

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