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Pentecost: Knowing God rather than just knowing about him

It’s Pentecost Sunday but did you know that during the Jewish festival of Pentecost (originally called Weeks) they remembered the giving of the 10 commandments? What do you think that the significance is of the giving of the Holy Spirit taking place … Continue reading

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The one where the kids wouldn’t eat their tea

So, our girls wouldn’t eat their tea last night. Just after they had got down from the table, Tracey was going out and the girls rushed over to kiss her and to tell her how much they loved her. Her … Continue reading

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The one where I forgot the car

I felt like an idiot as my daughter asked ‘why aren’t we taking the car’? Rewind 30 minutes. I was going to be late getting my daughter to school and so we jumped into the car (actually we stepped into it). … Continue reading

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The One About the Race

Once there were two brothers, Bill who was very athletic and Ben who was not. Bill had won lots of races and in contrast, Ben could have won awards for lounging around. Bill loved sports day but Ben hated it. It was … Continue reading

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