Tag Archives: Love

A Strange Romance – Worship @ Home Sunday, 21 February 2021

The Salvation Army, Prestonpans CorpsWorship @ Home Sunday, 21 February 2021Major Steven Turner(Based on an idea by Chris Howlett) Series Introduction: Redemption In ancient times, life centred around the extended family, overseen by a Patriarch (literally Great Father). When family … Continue reading

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Divine Love – Worship @ Home Sunday, 14 February 2021

The Salvation Army, Prestonpans CorpsMajor Elizabeth Turner Song: Love Divine, all loves excelling Love divine, all loves excelling,Joy of Heaven, to earth come down,Fix in us thy humble dwelling,All thy faithful mercies crown.Jesus, thou art all compassion,Pure, unbounded love thou … Continue reading

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The Gift of Love – Worship @ Home Sunday, 20 December 2020

The Salvation Army, Prestonpans CorpsVarious sources compiled byMajors Steven and Elizabeth Turner Carol: O come all ye faithful O come, all ye faithful,Joyful and triumphant,O come ye, O come ye to Bethlehem;Come and behold himBorn the King of angels: O … Continue reading

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Motivated by Love – Worship@Home Sunday, 13 September 2020

The Salvation Army, Prestonpans CorpsMajor Elizabeth Turner Song   Life is great! So sing about it Life is great! So sing about it,As we can and as we should:Shops and buses, towns and people,Village, farmland, field and wood.Life is great … Continue reading

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Howdy Partner – Worship @ Home Sunday, 12 July 2020

The Salvation Army, Prestonpans CorpsMajor Steven Turner(with thanks to Prof. Tom Wright) The road ahead Last week, we reminded ourselves of the story of Saul’s conversion from poacher to gamekeeper. In the course of the next 30 years, Paul (as … Continue reading

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Kidnapping Sandy

Entry for Faithwriters.com challenge – 19 May 2016 – Topic: Sneak Highly Commended Sally slowly pushed the door open and peered inside. She could just discern the outline of the bed, the duvet carelessly tossed in the centre and pyjamas … Continue reading

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Don’t Tolerate Tolerance

Pulpit view Hawick News Friday 23 September 2011 Captain Steven Turner, Hawick Salvation Army For some years there has been a political dream that we can have a tolerant society with no discrimination. But Dale Farm, 9/11, phone hacking and … Continue reading

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What they didn’t tell me at camping school!

Our good friends Andy & Sylvia tried to prepare us well for our adventure under canvas (or in our case, a very nice shade of blue nylon). We came with a variety of footwear from wellies to sandals, lots of … Continue reading

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Hanging on to me

(Journal 25/08/2007 08:05) Reading Larry Crabb’s book “Inside Out” confirms my attempts at self-preservation. I seem to be getting even further away from the 1 Corinthians 13 ideal of love, yet it seems to draw me even more. I want … Continue reading

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