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Word for the Week 27th January

Mhairi Hamilton (Ashford) “The LORD descended in the cloud and stood with Moses, and proclaimed the name of the LORD. The Lord passed before him and proclaimed, “The LORD, the LORD, a God merciful and gracious, slow to anger, and abounding in steadfast love and faithfulness, keeping steadfast love for thousands, forgiving iniquity and transgression and sin, but who…

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Word for the Week 13th January

by Tom Cordrey   “Come, all you who are thirsty, come to the waters; and you who have no money, come, buy and eat! Come, buy wine and milk without money and without cost.” Isaiah 55:1 (NIV)    You may have noticed the annual explosion of advertisements for weight-loss plans, health foods and exercise paraphernalia over…

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Word for the Week 6th January

By Andrew Myers “Slaves, obey your earthly masters in everything; and do it, not only when their eye is on you and to win their favour, but with sincerity of heart and reverence for the Lord.” Colossians 3:22 (NIV, 1984) We’ve all done it. An early start or a late finish in the office is…

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Word for the Week 9th December

The Hon Mr Justice Jeremy Cooke   “Be patient then, brothers, until the Lord’s coming. See how the farmer waits for the land to yield its valuable crop and how patient he is for the autumn and spring rain. You too be patient and stand firm, because the Lord’s coming is near. Do not grumble against each…

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Word for The Week 2nd December

Caroline Eade “But you did not honour the God who holds in his hand your life and all your ways” Daniel 5:23(NIV 2011)   In our professional lives, it can often feel as if we are at the beck and call of others – of clients, who demand we turn a document around “by the morning”, or…

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Gideon New Testament & Psalms Distribution within PSNI

The Gideons International in conjunction with the Christian Police Association have been delighted to offer a beautiful New Testament and Psalms to all staff within the PSNI. The slimline New Testament and Psalms is embossed with the PSNI crest. The Bible includes the excellent helps and guides that are useful for many different experiences of…

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Word for the Week 17th November

by James Brightwell   “Then Samuel told the people the rights and duties of the kingship, and he wrote them in a book and laid it up before the LORD….” 1 Samuel 10:25 (ESV) In the face of Israel’s disobedience in asking for an earthly king, so that it could be like the other nations (1…

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CPA Leaders Conference 2013

The National CPA Leaders Conference was held on Monday 11th – 13th November with a Theme of Suffering. It was a great time of fellowship and worship seeing what our God is doing across the whole of the UK. Please continue to pray for the CPA and in particular areas within the UK that do…

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Word for the Week 16th November

by Matthew Price “…seek the peace and prosperity of the city to which I have carried you into exile.  Pray to the Lord for it, because if it prospers, you will prosper.” Jeremiah 29:7 (NIV) I wonder whether you have ever reflected on these verses before as part of you Christian calling? To seek the peace…

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Word for the Week 10th November 2013

by Esther Harrison   “He gives power to the weak, and to those who have no might He increases strength.” Isaiah 40:29“He who did not spare His own Son, but delivered Him up for us all, how shall He not with Him also freely give us all things?” Romans 8:32 (NKJV)   Over the last few months…