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Posted 8 hours 19 min ago

Our new Fruit of the Spirit noticeboard asks a very challenging question:

 

Posted 1 day 7 hours ago
Tonight I went to visit an elderly (90+) Christian lady in hospital. She has served the Lord faithfully for seventy years. Now she is all skin and bone and in much pain. She leaned her head against mine while we whispered encouragement to each other. 
 
Ecclesiastes 12 says
 
Posted 2 days 23 hours ago
Planting a bomb at a concert aimed at primary school girls brings terrorism to a new low, if such were possible. The bomber carefully filled his pockets with nuts and bolts that many more soft bodies might be penetrated beyond his actual blast's radius. Perhaps he anticipated the screams and sobs as he carefully prepared for his last earthy act. 
 
Posted 3 days 21 hours ago

  

Early this morning, I lay back in the bath for a few moments, to let the warm water ease my aching limbs. Looking through the bathroom window, beyond the taps and the toothbrushes, I could see May sunshine and blue sky, with a few wisps of white cloud: one fine morning. Time slips away.

Posted 4 days 9 hours ago

It was great to be joined by some of the young people from Crown Lane and Westhouse this morning. They led, testified and sang, and God's people were much blessed.

Posted 5 days 22 hours ago
The Church of Scotland is moving closer this week to endorsing same sex marriage, or 'equal marriage', as liberals prefer to call it. 

Reverend Scott Rennie, who supports equal marriage, said: "Loving marriages, whether they are gay or straight, can make for a good and happy life. Christ's love for us, his people, is reflected in loving relationships. Marriage is something to be celebrated. I look forward to the day when I am able to conduct weddings for all couples, gay or straight, in the name of God."

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Posted 1 week 8 hours ago

In the Scriptures be the fat pastures of the soul; therein is no venomous meat, no unwholesome thing; they be the very dainty and pure feeding. He that is ignorant, shall find there what he should learn.

Thomas Cranmer

Posted 1 week 1 day ago