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Baptism – The Call to Ongoing Repentance

I have often queried the biblical translators’ rendering of the response of the wise men as ‘pay homage’ which seems a lesser response than I have believed.  ‘Pay homage’ seems to suggest simply honouring, a show of respect, of a … Continue reading

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2 Peter 3:8-15 – Patience in Waiting

I wonder how many of you consider yourselves patient. I am sure that many of you have heard the brief prayer, ‘Lord, give me patience; and I want it now!’ Peter Marshall prayed, ‘Teach us, O Lord, the discipline of … Continue reading

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Ezekiel 34:11-16, 20-24, Matthew 25:31-46 – Actions approved by motivation

Some time ago I was at a short conference at St Stephens Richmond titled, Open Space Technology.  When the advertising first came out I had rejected it simply because of its title; not that I am opposed to technology, in … Continue reading

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