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For Black Sheep and Misfits

My favourite childhood uncle died last week. The combination of age (he was in his eighties), dementia and Parkinson’s disease finally became too much.

I had seen him only once in the last ten years, but my strongest memories of him will always be childhood ones. 1,215 more words

Bread For The Bride

"Consider this an Invitation"

Revelation 19:6-9:

Then I heard what sounded like a great multitude, like a roar of rushing waters and like loud peals of thunder, shouting:

“Hallelujah!  For our Lord God Almighty reigns… 1,660 more words

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Exploring Community Part Three: Hierarchy and Leadership

Where does hierarchy fit in with authentic Christian community? What role, if any, does leadership have to play? These are questions many of us are struggling with as God continues to lead us out of ‘playing church’ into the day to day reality of Kingdom life. 1,238 more words

Bread For The Bride

The Church and Revelation by Paul Ritchie

The word translated ‘church’ in the New Testament means ‘an assembly’ .  Church is people rather than place.  Church is community not buildings.  The New Testament never speaks of the house of God but does speak of the household of God.   1,304 more words

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A River Runs Through Us!

Nevertheless I have somewhat against you, because you have left your first love. Remember therefore from where you are fallen, and repent, and do the first works; or else I will come unto you quickly, and will remove your lampstand out of its place, except you repent.

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Abiding IN Christ

Will We Choose Jesus Christ or a System?

Dear saints, how many of us are still clinging to the traditions of men in our hearts instead of being stripped of all that and clinging to Jesus Christ and being adorned only in the wedding garment HE has provided? 1,299 more words

Abiding IN Christ

You Can't Have One without the Other, Part II

In part one, I dealt with the parables of the mustard seed and leaven.  These two go hand-in-hand, or even better, represent two sides of the same coin.   1,185 more words

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