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A tale of two perspectives – Worship @ Home Sunday, 19 July 2020

The Salvation Army, Prestonpans Corps Major Elizabeth Turner(with thanks to Prof N.T. Wright) Song        Praise him, praise him, Jesus our blessed redeemer Praise him! Praise him! Jesus, our blessed redeemer!Sing, O earth. his wonderful love proclaim!Hail him! Hail him, … Continue reading

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Review : Seeing in the Dark

Everyone faces challenges in life. Most them aren’t huge,  and we  take them in our stride. But others determine the course of your life for better or worse. Generally it’s the survivors who tell their stories. Men like Nick Vujicic, … Continue reading

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Incarnation means “being there”

In the aftermath of the shootings at Newtown Elementary School, posts have appeared on social media addressing the question “Where was God when this happened?” Whilst asking and answering such questions is important, this should be the second, or even … Continue reading

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Encouraging podcasts from The Salvation Army

Some time ago I subscribed to a Heart2Heart on Ministry Matters, a podcast from The Salvation Army but didn’t listen to any of them. I’ve been trying to catch up on podcasts as well as checking out some of the … Continue reading

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Dangerous Prayer

Several years ago, the prayer below appeared on the 24-7 prayer website. I set it to appear when my computer started, and consequently prayed it most days. In the light of recent struggles, I think it’s time I did that … Continue reading

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Fools for Christ?

http://www.youtube.com/get_playerEach year The Salvation Army holds its Belief in Action appeal to support it’s social work around the United Kingdom. Historically we have concentrated on house to house collecting. But the increased prosperity and greater mobility of many people means … Continue reading

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