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PRAYERS THAT MOVE GOD TO ACT – Part 3

We’re having a third bite at this topic: developing a healthy prayer life by praying in such a way as to be confident God will act. Part one is here. Part two is here. Filip Mroz Sometimes being specific can be very important. Back in the ’80s together with a housing Association, we bought a […]

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Tuesday Teaching Tips: “How to preach outdoors” – VIDEO

Speaking outdoors can be a challenge, but an exciting opportunity. I share five tips to make us as effective as possible: 1. Confidence 2. Conditions 3. Props 4. Voice 5. One point What are your ideas and questions? Email me at malcolm@malcolmcox.org, or leave a comment here.

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Tuesday Teaching Tips: “How to preach outdoors” – AUDIO

Speaking outdoors can be a challenge, but an exciting opportunity. I share five tips to make us as effective as possible:   1. Confidence 2. Conditions 3. Props 4. Voice 5. One point What are your ideas and questions? Email me at malcolm@malcolmcox.org, or leave a comment here.

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The Sunday Sample, 25th June 2017

Date: Sunday 25th June Location: Watford (Dunstable Downs) and Lower Earley Special Occasion: outdoor service for the Watford church We’re continuing our run of experimental services in the Watford church. This week saw us make an expedition to the Dunstable Downs. It’s a beautiful spot (highest in Bedfordshire) and gives views of the three counties of […]

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PRAYERS THAT MOVE GOD TO ACT – Part 2

We’re having a second bite at this topic: developing a healthy prayer life by praying in such a way as to be confident God will act. Part one is here. Filip Mroz It can be hard to change your mind. My wife and I were raised with different perspectives on many things. One that threatened […]

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Tuesday Teaching Tips: “How to include God” – VIDEO

Are our lessons really about God? It’s easy to emphasise practical application at the expense of a focus on God. I share two practical ways to make sure we keep God the main thing. What are your ideas to keep God front and centre as we speak? Please leave a comment below. Many thanks, Malcolm

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Tuesday Teaching Tips: “How to include God” – AUDIO

Are our lessons really about God? It’s easy to emphasise practical application at the expense of a focus on God. I share two practical ways to make sure we keep God the main thing. What are your ideas to keep God front and centre as we speak? Please leave a comment below. Many thanks, Malcolm

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The Sunday Sample, June 18 2017

Date: Sunday 18th June Location: Watford and Bracknell Special occasion: Fathers’ Day “There you saw how the Lord your God carried you, as a father carries his son, all the way you went until you reached this place.”” (Deuteronomy 1:31 NIV11) It was a special joy celebrating fathers’ day with all the dads in the Watford […]

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PRAYERS THAT MOVE GOD TO ACT – Part 1

One way you can develop a healthy prayer life is to pray in such a way as to be confident God will act. Filip Mroz Charles Spurgeon said, “Prayer is the slender nerve that moveth the muscles of omnipotence.”[1]. Nerves are so tiny, aren’t they? I’ve got some damaged nerves from knee surgery. Hit me on […]

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Tuesday Teaching Tips: “How to add mystery to your lessons” – VIDEO

  My friend Leon preached a super sermon on, Luke 20.20-26, and included some mystery. His points were: T.A.X. Treachery; Authenticity & X…..? 1. Significance: Hold attention, but not too much information 2. Jesus: Luke 15:11 “There was a man who had two sons.” 3. Issues: Must relate to core idea & beware being manipulated 4. How? […]