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  • The 1921 East Coast Revival in Scotland

    Part 2. This is a collection of  contemporary accounts – stories from the time of the 1921 revival. Looking back to the wonderful things that God has done in the past some Christians have a tendency to embroider the stories. We are so keen to glorify God that sometimes we  exaggerate. God doesn’t need our […]

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  • The 1921 East Coast Revival in Scotland

    Part 1. In July I was invited to my first ever 100th birthday party. I was asked to play the favourite hymns for my friend’s mother. In fact she played her favourite hymn herself – What a friend we have in Jesus. It was amazing!  We think of 100 years as a very long time […]

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  • book review: Surprised by Hope by Tom Wright

    Introduction. As we are on a teaching series called “Feed you hope” right now I decided to reread Surprised by Hope by Tom Wright. I read it slowly, making notes. I would highly recommend this book to anyone who wants to feed their hope. I found it inspiring, challenging in parts and very interesting, written […]

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  • book review: Jonathan Sacks. Covenant and Conversation: Genesis

    Jonathan Sacks has written a series of Covenant and Conversation books which are sets of essays on the Torah, the five books of Moses. I have now read four of these, all of which are excellent but I fell in love all over again with Genesis through reading Jonathan Sacks. This is the book of […]

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  • book review: To Hell With Sickness. Bill Prankard

    review by Kim Duncan. This is an honest little book, biblical in content and very readable. It places sickness firmly in the right place – as a ploy of the enemy to rob us of God’s abundant life and it encourages the church to rise up and declare “enough is enough!” Sickness needs to return […]

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  • book review: John Crowder. Miracle Workers, Reformers and the New Mystics

    I have just finished reading this inspiring romp through church history, meeting all sorts of characters, known and new to me who experienced the power of God working in their lives in amazing ways. This is a feast of a book, packed with wonders and weird things that God has done through people bold enough […]

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  • book review: not in God’s name; Jonathan Sacks

    In this book, former Chief Rabbi Jonathan Sacks explores the roots of violence particularly looking at tensions in history up to the present day between the three monotheistic faiths, Judaism, Christianity and Islam. Sacks takes a good look at the world we live in and assesses to what degree religion contributes to present conflicts. He […]

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  • Book review: the newness advantage; Graham Cooke

    Inspired by hearing Graham Cooke’s prophetic teaching at European Leaders Advance in Bradford this summer I bought this book. The Newness Advantage is written as a series of 8 letters from God. The impact is strong because as I read you sensed the Lord speaking directly to me. Each chapter begins with several scriptures on […]

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  • Sept 2017 – a testimony

    Here is Robert’s testimony = really good to hear, reminding us as it does of God’s total goodness… ‘s testimony

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  • The Lord’s ” With you, In you, On you ” promises

    Our Father says to us – I AM with you – here are verses which expand on this: I am with you verses This ties in with our current teaching series, which will also appear in the audio section of this site.

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