Devotional: ‘Moving The Conversation To Jesus’ (21 Apr 2019)

In 1 Corinthians 2:2, Paul explains his modus operandi for sharing the gospel in the wealthy Greek world-city of Corinth. ‘For I decided to know nothing among you except Jesus Christ and him crucified.’ – 1 Corinthians 2:2 (ESV) Christianity, and what makes someone a Christian, has been in the spotlight recently with...

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DEVOTIONAL: ‘Resting Right’ (07 Apr 2019)

The holidays are here, and everyone’s looking forward to a well-earned break. But what does the Bible say about rest? And how should we think about rest when all we seem to be doing is getting busier and busier? Here are five things the Bible says about rest: Work and...

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Devotional: ‘How The Church Walks’ (10 March 2019)

In Acts 9:31 we read an interesting description of the fledgeling church. ‘So the church throughout all Judea and Galilee and Samaria had peace and was being built up. And walking in the fear of the Lord and in the comfort of the Holy Spirit, it multiplied.’ (Acts 9:31 ESV)...

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Devotional: “Praying When You Suffer” (20 Jan 2019)

We’re working through the Old Testament book of Lamentations at our Sunday morning worship services. A high-point in the book is how experiencing suffering under God’s hand often leads to a clearer revelation of who God is and what he is like. For this reason, Jeremiah recommends praying as a...

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Devotional: Worship Takes Work! (13 Jan 2018)

“Sing praises to the LORD, O you his saints, and give thanks to his holy name.” (Psalms 30:4 ESV) Did you know that the most repeated command in the Bible is the command to “praise the LORD”? [1] The book of Psalms is largely responsible for this. But this shouldn’t...

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How to Prepare Yourself for the Lord’s Supper

from Tim Challies, https://www.challies.com/quotes/how-to-prepare-yourself-for-the-lords-supper/ I am sure you have considered God’s command in 1 Corinthians 11:28: “Let a person examine himself, then, and so eat of the bread and drink of the cup.” It sounds simple enough, but what is involved in this kind of self-examination? How should we prepare...

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