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Church as providers not consumers

I have been thinking about the Inauguration Speech of John F Kennedy in relation to our expectations as church, during which he said, “Ask not what your country can do for you, but what you can do for your country.”  … Continue reading

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Luke 24:13-35 – Blockages to recognising the risen Jesus

I love this story of the two disciples, Cleopas and another who is not named, on their journey to Emmaus.  While on the journey they are talking about the events in Jerusalem over the last few days.  While they are … Continue reading

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Surrender: the essence of Holy Week

All of you will know by now that one of my favourite films is the Matrix.  The Matrix is a trilogy, they are all important parts of the complete story in the same way that Lord of the Rings is … Continue reading

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