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Perseverance and Patience

Sunday 20th October 2019 As the story goes widows are submissive and needy and judges corrupt and powerful; but Jesus turns this upside down in his parable despite the efforts of the translators. This widow is rude and vengeful; the … Continue reading

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Ever-flowing abundance

Sunday  7th July 2019 What is the message we are being sent out with? It is the coming of the kingdom of God; it is the kingdom of God in our midst. It is the power to heal and deliver. … Continue reading

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Here but not here

If we set aside all the worries about demons, animal cruelty and the welfare of the swineherd, what is the story of the healing of the demoniac of Gerasene teaching us? It speaks of the most outcast, the most impure, … Continue reading

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Get out!

Sunday 9th  June 2019                                     DAY OF PENTECOST So the church goes to the nations today. Still Jews, but from 17 nations and we know where that leads (153 fish!). To us who act as if we, our institutions and … Continue reading

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Freedom

Sunday 2nd June 2019 We are saved from slavery to sin; Jesus has dealt with sin and calls us into a way of freedom. We are freed from the power of oppression, given the power to fight against it and … Continue reading

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