Posted: May 2018
Did you hear the true story of the 650 workers who donated over 3,000 hours of their overtime to enable a colleague to have unpaid leave to take his son for leukaemia treatment? It is always heartening to hear good news stories of this kind, when so much of what we hear or read is about the bad rather than the good side of human nature. This is why each week, each of the 18 Vale of Aylesbury Circuit churches hear a good news story of each of our churches in turn. To read about our good news, click here. To read more about the good news overtime story, click here.
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Anthony talks about the power and responsibility of leadership both in the church and in politics, with 1 Timothy 5:17-25 as the backdrop.17 The elders who direct the affairs of the church well are worthy of double honor, especially those whose work is preaching and teaching. 18 For Scripture says, "Do not muzzle an ox while it is treading out the grain," and "The worker deserves...
This year's Shoe Box appeal is more urgent than at any other time. We have seen more people in this country having to use food banks to supplement their weekly shop, but this doesn't happen in the countries which Link to Hope support.As in previous years, I am more than happy for anyone who finds it difficult to put a box together, to give me a cash donation enabling me to purchase...
Rom sifts through another tricky passage of Paul's writings in 1 Timothy 5:1-16 to focus on still very relevant messages for Christ's church today.Widows, Elders and Slaves1 Do not rebuke an older man harshly, but exhort him as if he were your father. Treat younger men as brothers, 2 older women as mothers, and younger women as sisters, with absolute purity. 3 Give proper recognition...
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