Category Archives: Bible

Plymouth

I was originally led to Plymouth in July 2009. There were several things that attracted me there: The Pilgrim Fathers left from there aboard The Mayflower on 16 September 1620: I originally met my friend James, in Lincoln on St Botolph’s … Continue reading

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Homeless

This week I picked out “blind”, from a bag of topics, the topic Homelessness with which to lead prayers at work. Interesting, because God knows that it is a subject I learnt something about when I became a Christian in … Continue reading

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Blessed Assurance, Jesus is Mine

I was reminded of this a few days ago when Ata, our tour guide from my first visit to Israel/Palestine in 2000, posted a photograph of the view from the window of the Dominus Flevit church on the Mount of … Continue reading

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Give All

Last week one of our Compassion office volunteers came to us with a great monetary donation that she had received from her church’s Mission Sunday event.  Her church is Merland Rise Church and two of the church elders are Gary … Continue reading

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Clay Jars – 2 Corinthians 4:7-9

7 We now have this light shining in our hearts, but we ourselves are like fragile clay jars containing this great treasure. This makes it clear that our great power is from God, not from ourselves. 8 We are pressed on every … Continue reading

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Remembrance Sunday – 10 November 2013

I had spotted the Everyday Church in Kingston one Saturday a few weeks previously and was reminded of it during the week leading up to 10 November by Judith at Compassion UK, who is part of an Everyday Church where she lives. Rebecca then … Continue reading

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French Connection – September 2013

As the lady I was living with in Surrey was away in Paris for the week, I invited two of the girls from Compassion UK Finance team to come for any evening during that week. Rebecca chose for them to come the evening of Tuesday … Continue reading

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