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The Bread of Life

  What does it mean I am the bread of life?  John 6:24-35 Jesus had left the disciples behind for a while and they had found him on the other side of the lake, Lake Galilee is very large so it … Continue reading

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Happy Easter

What is Easter all about? Why do we have so much chocolate?  CBBC explains the history of Easter, eggs and chocolate.   A weekend of wet weather in the UK could certainly turn us all into eating chocolate. But the real … Continue reading

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Joy to the World

From Papua New Guinea to England, there is joy in every place. Sometimes we just do not see it! At a community school, where all the staff are volunteers and life is quite hard, the chair of governors welcomes our … Continue reading

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Joy in Lent

Lent is a time for reflection and for giving things up. But why can’t it also be a time for joy! This year as part of a Lent Reflection I will be posting about joy.   Joy can be seen … Continue reading

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Epiphany

To show or to make known, to be made manifest, the meaning of Epiphany. It is also a revelation or an ‘epiphany’, when all becomes clear. In church it is marked by the colours of gold and white and is … Continue reading

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Rocky ground, thorns and good soil

The Parable of the Sower – Rocky ground, thorns and good soil. We all have time with rocky ground, thorns and good soil. I would like to tell you about my garden. Living in a new house for nearly a … Continue reading

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Mary Magdalene and the women by the cross

Mary Magdalene is of high importance in the story of Jesus, not just for the role she played as one of the women by the cross , but throughout all the gospels she appears and is seen with Jesus and … Continue reading

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Advent: Are we ready?

Advent calling. Are you getting ready, what can you actually do to get ready, how much time do you need and will this have the right effect? My Advent reading this year is with Tom Wright, a great writer of commentaries … Continue reading

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Welcome at West New Britain Island, Papua New Guinea

In September 2015, I arrived in West New Britain Island, Papua New Guinea. The warriors were the most spectacular sight and a welcome of dance, colour and warmth. We were to see the dancers on a few occasion, they were … Continue reading

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The best gift of all! The Holy Spirit

Acts 2: 1- 21 And just how amazed do you think the disciples would have been to find that they were speaking in different languages! Can you imagine it now? What would people have said? A great crowd of people … Continue reading

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