What Wondrous Love Is This?

2 Corinthians 5.17-21 / What Wondrous Love Is This? 17 Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation. The old has passed away; behold, the new has come. 18 All this is from God, who through Christ reconciled us to himself and gave us the ministry of reconciliation; 19 that...

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Our In-Christness (Ephesians 1:1)

“Paul, an apostle of Christ Jesus by the will of God, to the saints who are in Ephesus, and are faithful in Christ Jesus” (Ephesians 1:1 ESV) The Apostle Paul has a major theme, a point of teaching, that he stresses throughout His letters: It is the reality, if we...

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Devotional – Little Faith (Matthew 8:23-27)

If we’ve heard the Gospel accounts of Jesus’ stilling of the storm on the Sea of Galilee, we are reminded that this is no ordinary man who is asleep on the cushions in the stern of that boat. We, with the astonished disciples, are left marvelling, “What sort of man...

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Devotional – Fake News vs. Real News (Psalm 119:160)

  “The sum of your word is truth, and every one of your righteous rules endures forever.” (Psalms 119:160 ESV)   It is ironic that in our day the concern over “Fake News” has come to the fore. A few weeks ago, news outlets in the UK, USA, and Australia were...

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Devotional – My Prayer For You (Ephesians 1:16-17)

  I do not cease to give thanks for you, remembering you in my prayers, that the God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of glory, may give you the Spirit of wisdom and of revelation in the knowledge of him. – Ephesians 1.16-17 (ESV)   The Apostle Paul’s letter...

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Devotional – Resurrection Power (1 Corinthians 6:14)

Every Lord’s Day we should remember the resurrection of the Lord Jesus (indeed, every day we should remember it!). This Sunday, though, marks the time of the year when many in the Church worldwide especially remember the resurrection of our Lord Jesus Christ from the dead. If we focus on...

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