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Lent begins this week (Ash Wednesday, 17 February). Lent is a season in the church year when we stop and take stock. A penitential season in...
Lent: transforming our wilderness into a desert
Romans 10.8b-13 ‘The word is near you, on your lips and in your heart’ (that is, the word of faith that we proclaim); because if you confess with...
Lent Disciple-lines #4: Enact-ion (Keith Hitchman)
Thirty-two years ago I wrote this short piece for an evangelistic publication. Reading it through recently, I was struck by how much of what I...
Lent Disciple-lines #2: Fasting (Annette James)
“You kept right on loving me and I went on a fast, now I am too thin and your love is too vast…” Leonard Cohen Well, I love Leonard Cohen and...
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Lent Disciple-lines #1: Prayer ~ The Examen (David Emmott)
Finding God in all things More than four hundred years ago St. Ignatius Loyola proposed what has been called the Daily Examen. Its a technique of...
Lent Disciple-lines #3: Scripture (Chris Topping)
One of our spiritual disciplines for Lent – we have learned a little about prayer, a little about fasting and tonight a little about the Bible. A...
Billy Graham died on Wednesday, aged 99. 'In terms of sheer arithmetic, Billy Graham was the most successful evangelist the world has known, a...