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A quick glance at what is happening in the world around us is indeed very sobering. The abandonment of faith for seeking pleasure and wealth, the deterioration of the family unit, a crisis in world leadership, conflict and thousands of people seeking refuge outside their country... the list goes on. But seeing what is happening in our society and within us may be even more sobering. We have become desensitised, the...
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Rather than the 170 billion galaxies in the observable universe, it would seem that there may be over two trillion of them, and each one on average contains about 100 billion stars. The prophet Isaiah, under the inspiration the Spirit of God wrote: Lift your eyes and look to the heavens: Who created all these? He who brings out the starry host one by one, and calls them each by name....
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This article the last in a three-part article: Come and See based on the passage John 1:35-42 So in the passage, Jesus utters the famous words: “Come and See”. They weren’t enthralled because He had a nice home, or because Jesus was a good philosopher, or because He said good jokes, or because He promised them a good job. They had met someone who penetrated their deep hearts, who had an answer for their deepest longing, their...
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This article the second of a three-part article: Come and See based on the passage John 1:35-42   When we wish to find out more about a person, our first impulse is to look them up on social media; to find out what they like, who their friends are, where they work and where they go on holiday. But to really get to know the person, we need to meet them face to face and spend...
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When was the last time someone enthusiastically told you to ‘Come and See’ something? What can be so new and exciting? These words are heard at the beginning of John’s Gospel. They are an invitation, an appointment none of us would want to miss. Read: John 1:35-42   The Lamb of God In this passage once again John the Baptist appears. He is sending an indirect invitation to all of us: ‘Look, See the Lamb of...