Tag Archives: evangelism

The One About my Fluffiness

Talking with people after the service I was caught a bit off guard when someone said, ‘Gosh, you are really fluffy aren’t you!’ This all happened on a Sunday morning a few weeks ago. Towards the beginning of the service … Continue reading

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Shall we let them eat cake too?

Jenny started our service on Sunday by unveiling a cake she had made. She then cut a slice and ate a bit and described what it tasted like before saying that she was glad that she could share the experience … Continue reading

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We could hear the singing from 2 1/2 miles away

So, we were walking through some woods near Boxted (just north of Colchester). It was a lovely and peaceful walk, until we heard the singing. It definitely wasn’t the most beautiful singing I have ever heard, but it was passionate. It was … Continue reading

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The One About the Poster in the Men’s Toilets

This is a poster from the men’s toilets in the Colchester Odeon cinema (I never thought that would be an opening line for a blog post!) I need to make it clear that I don’t normally take photographs in public … Continue reading

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So, are you really a Vicar?

This was the question I was asked by one of the mums at our toddler group recently and I answered by saying that I was a Vicar but that in Baptist churches we are called Ministers. The follow-up question was … Continue reading

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Sharing the Water of Life

Oasis en cuenca de deflación – Gabron, Mandara (Libia) – 01 by Banco de Imágenes Geológicas is licensed under CC BY 2.0 The land was dry and arid. It rarely rained. Because of this the desert had no vegetation and … Continue reading

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An invasion of heavy plants?

The sign says ‘Heavy plant crossing’, so what is about to happen here? Is a large bush or gigantic flower about to walk across the pathway behind the sign? Most of us may know that this sign relates to heavy … Continue reading

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Don’t miss it!

A friend of mine posted on Facebook recently that they were eating Chinese and watching The 100. This new TV show is set 97 years after a nuclear war on the Earth. A decision is taken in an overcrowded space station to send … Continue reading

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Moving on from preach and run evangelism?

Do you remember the A-team? ‘If you have a problem, if no one else can help, and if you can find them, maybe you can hire the A-Team’. The plot was always the same: person is in trouble, they call … Continue reading

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