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Tuesday Teaching Tips, Episode 163: “How to Preach a Visionary Lesson”

It should be taken for granted that God is visionary, and speaking about him should inspire vision. Before saying anything else – we need to have this in our own hearts! That’s the reason we have times of quiet with God – even on a Sunday morning! It is possible to speak on love, prayer and even […]

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“How to have beautiful hands”

We look at what God’s hands have made. Then at the power and love coming through the hands of Jesus. Finally we look at what our hands can do. Everyone’s hands can be beautiful. Are yours? Please add your comments on this week’s topic. We learn best when we learn in community. Do you have […]

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“Worship the Lord with gladness; come before him with joyful songs.” Psalm 100:2

We continue our exploration of Psalm 100 by moving on to verse 2. As mentioned in previous blogs, I am planning a very special service based on the Psalm. To make sure that it’s focused in the right way, I’m devoting time and energy to studying, praying through and meditating on Psalm 100. I’m writing these blogs […]

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“Shout for joy to the Lord, all the earth.” Psalm 100:1

We continue our exploration of Psalm 100. I am planning a very special worship service based on the Psalm on 6 May for the Thames Valley churches of Christ. To make sure that it’s focused in the right way, I’m devoting a good deal of time and energy to studying, praying through and meditating on Psalm 100. […]

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“How To Be Humble, Hungry and Smart – Part 2”

Last week I introduced the question as to which might be the most essential spiritual qualities for a disciple. My suggestion was these: humble, hungry and smart. The book, “The ideal team player: how to recognise and cultivate the three essential virtues” by Patrick Lencioni, provides a fascinating insight into the significance of these three […]

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How to Walk Your Way to Better Prayer

Are your prayer times varied? Do they contain creativity? Have they become stale? You need to go for a walk. A prayer walk. The Dog That Changed My Life Fifteen years ago my prayer life was transformed. By a dog. We bought a puppy. Little Jack needed many things. Cuddles, socks to chew, balls to […]