Monthly Archives: June 2007

What a glorious feeling…

This Saturday was the annual day trip to Littlehampton. Of all the years I’d been, it has never rained. Today was to be a new experience! I guess the signs were for a wet Saturday as the whole of the … Continue reading

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Give us this day our daily bread

Q: What do we pray for in the fourth petition? A: In the fourth petition, (which is, “Give us this day our daily bread,”) we pray, That, of God’s free gift, we may receive a competent portion of the good … Continue reading

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a.m.: Mark10:26-31 p.m.: Romans 8:1-9

“He is no fool who gives what he cannot keep to gain what he cannot lose.” Jim Elliott What Jesus specifically said to the rich young ruler doesn’t apply to all Christians. For Jesus doesn’t require us to sell everything … Continue reading

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Stamina…

After last week’s defeat, a few of the lads decided to do some running and stretching exercises before the football game this afternoon. I’m not sure if it will help, but time will tell. Saying that, the pitch awareness was … Continue reading

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Heth

You are my portion, O LORD; I have promised to obey your words. I have sought your face with all my heart; be gracious to me according to your promise. I have considered my ways and have turned my steps … Continue reading

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Well, this isn’t going so badly :)

This appears to be turning into one of those weeks which is slightly different from usual. On Monday I think I scored more goals than I’ve done previously playing five-a-side! Not really sure what happened there! Tuesday a few of … Continue reading

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a.m.: Mark 10:17-31 p.m.: Romans 7:14-25

It would seem the rich young man came up to Jesus expecting to get a pat on the back. He thought he’d kept the commandments, he wasn’t a bad person. Instead of going by appearances though, Jesus looked a little … Continue reading

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A lesson in humility

It’s been a while since we last played another church at football. It was good to meet up with some of the lads from Hayes Town Chapel for a six-a-side game at Cranford. Given the score the last time we … Continue reading

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Zayin

Remember your word to your servant, for you have given me hope. My comfort in my suffering is this: Your promise preserves my life. The arrogant mock me without restraint, but I do not turn from your law. I remember … Continue reading

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a.m.: Galatians 2:15-21 p.m.: Romans 7:1-6

As we go through life, we are not to only preach the gospel of our Lord Jesus Christ. What good is it, my brothers, if a man claims to have faith but has no deeds? Can such faith save him? … Continue reading

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Happy birthday Susanna!

A very warm humid afternoon! Not so good for running around! However, this was our last chance to practice before our inter-church match next Saturday. After an hour of running around, the score finished at 6-6. How we’ll fare next … Continue reading

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He was quite charming, wasn’t he?

It must be just me, but I’ve just been to see Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End and I just don’t get it. At the end of the film, I walked out with the same feeling of underwhelming as … Continue reading

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a.m.: Jeremiah 1 p.m.: Romans 7:7-13

As Christians, we are here to serve God as his priests in the here and now. The words God spoke to Jeremiah are equally applicable to us. Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, before you were … Continue reading

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Happy birthday Dave, Sam and Tim!

Today was one of those hectic Saturday’s where once it starts, it doesn’t stop! Feltham Cineworld was the first port of call to see Spiderman III. It was only a few of us as most of the usual suspects had … Continue reading

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I like being bad. It makes me happy.

It’s not every day an action film seen on a busy day gets it’s own review page, but I think Spiderman III is different from the usual action film. I’d gone into the cinema expecting great things, as I’d enjoyed … Continue reading

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