Tag Archives: rely on God

You Don’t Have To Be Amazing!

So, Jesus came down a mountain and found his disciples unable to heal a boy and so he dealt with what was happening spiritually and soon the boy was well again. When the disciples asked him why they hadn’t been able … Continue reading

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The One about Awesome Bubble Blowing

Yesterday there was a fun day organized by some of the churches in Colchester. It really was a lot of fun and there were so many great things to do and try. (Those of you who regularly read my blog won’t be surprised … Continue reading

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These Boots were Worn Out Walking

Eleven months ago I wrote about my new walking boots in ‘These boots were made for walking’, but here is a picture of those boots now.       These boots were worn out walking. I was so pleased when I bought … Continue reading

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The one about candles, the Holy Spirit and Pentecost

As a part of our celebration of Pentecost Sunday at Orchard Baptist we finished the service with a prayer response using candles. People were invited to pray a prayer asking to be filled with the Spirit before writing their name on a … Continue reading

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Can’t Sync, Won’t Sync

I currently (but not for much longer!!) use Onedrive to back up the files on my computer. The reason I won’t be using it much longer is because of this error message that I received recently. The weird thing was … Continue reading

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I do believe, but help me overcome my unbelief!

So, Jesus took three of his twelve closest disciples up a high mountain. How did his other disciples feel? Were they sad to be left behind or relieved that they didn’t have to climb the high mountain? Whatever their feelings at … Continue reading

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Tiredness and finding strength in God

I don’t know if it’s to do with the time of the year or some other reason, but lots of people who I know feel really tired. I know several people who are dreading Christmas and all the preparation it can … Continue reading

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Why?

I’ve been under pressure for a few weeks. My wife has been unwell and I’ve had to take time off work and there have been other things going on. I am blessed by a really supportive leadership team at the … Continue reading

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Piano moving, a dolly and learning to rely on God

We recently decided to buy a Piano and we were pleased to get a good quality one on Ebay for £16. We were really over the moon with our bargain until the seller asked us how we were going to … Continue reading

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Use the Force?

A short blog today. Watch the short video clip if you’ve not seen it before and then read on (the clip probably won’t show up in e-mail, so e-mail followers will have to open todays blog in their web browser … Continue reading

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