Monthly Archives: April 2012

Look at what you could have won

Have you ever been caught doing something at work that you shouldn’t have?  Sometimes your boss catches you and sometimes you get away with it. When God’s your boss, he has an interesting way of reminding you of what you … Continue reading

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Get in the game

God doesn’t want you to be bouncing the ball in the corner.  At some point you’re going to have to get in the game.*   We are all talented people, every single one of us will be good at something.  … Continue reading

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What’s Good about this Friday?

Holy Week – Part 6 To read Part 5 go HERE As a society, we have attached a great amount of hoopla to Christmas.  Those of us who claim a Christian faith may start insisting that Christmas needs to be … Continue reading

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The First Communion

Holy Week – Part 5 For Part 4 go HERE In the course of researching this blog post I cried solidly.  The enormity of what Jesus was doing struck home in an overwhelming way that it never has done before.  … Continue reading

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Even the Saviour of the World Needs a Day Off

Holy Week – Part 4 For Part 3 go HERE We’ve reached the middle of the week and to be honest, I wasn’t expecting to read this in my study notes: Wednesday: The Bible does not say what Jesus did … Continue reading

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Keep Calm and Carry On…

Holy Week – Part 3 For Part 2 go HERE If there’s something I know about on a personal level, it’s busy Tuesdays.  There was a time when the whole of my week was skewed, so everything tried to shoe-horn … Continue reading

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The Right Kind of Anger

Holy Week – Part 2 For Part 1 (Palm Sunday, go HERE) Jesus has ridden into Jerusalem in the most audacious manner, much to the consternation of those in charge.  He hasn’t done anything – yet, but his mere presence … Continue reading

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Palm Sunday: It’s all about to kick off…

Let’s play a game of word association.  I’ll say Palm Sunday to you and I bet in your list of replies the following three words will appear: Donkey, Palm Crosses, Hosanna. We all sort of know what happened on Palm … Continue reading

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