Tag Archives: Jesus’ birth

Where Do You Come From?

‘Where do you come from?’ That’s a question that offends some people. I recently read an article on this topic which made me think: should I change my approach when I meet people from other lands?   Our church has many … Continue reading

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Two Kings and First Impressions

You’ve probably read about the prophet Samuel and how he anointed David, the shepherd boy. You may have a picture in your mind of a scene on a farm near Bethlehem. As a child, I imagined Jesse’s seven handsome sons … Continue reading

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Leavings

Vic departed from his room one night and behind him a heap of memorabilia lay waiting. No-one knew that he’d never return. At his death, he owned a small unit, a car and some personal effects, including articles that must … Continue reading

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How Much Time Do I Have?

In a few weeks we’ll be moving to live nearer to our children. We won’t see our dear friends as often and it’s not easy uprooting ourselves and leaving our lovely garden behind. We hope the new owners love it … Continue reading

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