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Sick, twisted, made up

The last few chapters of Matthew spell out how God put His Son to death. We are reminded how He was mocked, tortured, and hung on that Roman tree of torture. The cross doesn’t symbolise anything to me but torture. … Continue reading

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Perilous times

We need encouragement. I know nobody wants to believe this, but as I’ve seen for as long as I’ve believed, so today, things are definitely much worse than they were even in 2009. Christ came to take over my life … Continue reading

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Have I sinned wilfully?

That’s my question tonight. Look what it says in Hebrews 10: Hold Fast Your Confession 19 Therefore, brethren, having boldness to enter the Holiest by the blood of Jesus, 20 by a new and living way which He consecrated for us, through … Continue reading

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Sorry, not interested

There are those who sadly, get caught up in all sorts of weird beliefs. I was asked, (advised?) to research one of these beliefs only this morning. Paul: “And I, when I came to you, brothers,[a] did not come proclaiming … Continue reading

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Why would anyone eventually give up hope?

Imagine it. Every so often, you get the local parish magazine delivered through your door. You notice now that there’s a particular group who write for every edition. The latest news was something I’ve already lived with, for which I’m … Continue reading

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And now, the end is near…

Matthew 24:3“Tell us, when will these things be? And what will be the sign of Your coming, and of the end of the age?” 4 And Jesus answered and said to them: “Take heed that no one deceives you. 5 … Continue reading

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Here’s England…

1 Samuel 8: 10 So Samuel told all the words of the Lord to the people who asked him for a king. 11 And he said, “This will be the behavior of the king who will reign over you: He will take … Continue reading

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