The Inside Column 29/4

Posted in: The Inside Column- Apr 29, 2012 No Comments

A very warm welcome to everyone this  morning. Today we are going to be looking at the Spiritual Discipline of simplicity.  This is the last Spiritual Discipline we will be looking at from our series and I think one of the most challenging.  We will be starting a new eight week preaching series from 1 […]

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Posted in: The Inside Column- Apr 22, 2012 No Comments

Good morning and a very warm welcome to all. This week I attended the Diocese Leadership Conference at Lake Rotoiti and was struck again by the need for prayer in our lives and in the church. The story of Jonah is a great example to us when it comes to looking at prayer. From inside […]

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Posted in: The Inside Column- Apr 15, 2012 No Comments

A very warm welcome to all this Sunday morning. We recently looked at spiritual disciplines and how to live a deeper, more spiritual life right where we are. John Ortberg’s book The Life You’ve Always Wanted – Spiritual Disciplines for Ordinary People, is a recommended read for those who wish to explore this topic more. […]

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Posted in: The Inside Column- Apr 08, 2012 No Comments

Christ is risen! He is risen indeed! Hallelujah! A very warm welcome to all this Easter Sunday. We read in the Old Testament, the people of God were delivered from slavery in Egypt under Pharoah. Through Jesus’ life and death, deliverance from even deeper powers which enslave our lives is offered to all who will […]

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Posted in: The Inside Column- Apr 01, 2012 No Comments

Good morning and a very warm welcome to all. Today we look at the Spiritual Discipline of Celebration. This discipline is at the heart of the Christian faith. When Jesus was born the angels said “I bring you good news of great joy that will be for all the people, today in the town of […]