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Preach the word

On the 20th October this year I again preached at my home church, Becontree Avenue Baptist Church, on the subject of preaching the word even when people don’t want to hear what you have to say, even if they need … Continue reading

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Be strong and courageous

On Sunday 28th October 2018 I preached at Becontree Avenue Baptist Church. Knowing that many folk are going through difficult times, I chose to base my talk on Joshua 1:1 – 9 1After the death of Moses the servant of … Continue reading

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My Father’s House

Today I preached at Becontree Avenue Baptist Church. As it is Fathers’ Day, the Children’s Talk explored the idea of family and how as Christians we become of God’s family. The main talk persued the idea of being part of … Continue reading

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Alternative facts and Fake news

Today I spoke at Becontree Avenue Baptist Church and as we are still within the Easter period I spoke about the Resurrection. Last week our minister Sue Millar talked about the events of that First Easter day. Today our Bible reading … Continue reading

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What shall we do?

Today for the first time since I had my cancer treatment, I was invited to preach at Nelmes United Reformed Church in Hornchurch. I was delighted to be there today and the fellowship were pleased to have me with them. … Continue reading

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Through the storms of life

Yesterday I preached at a Memorial Service held at  Becontree Avenue Baptist Church. PSALM 46: 1 – 5 & 10 – 11 1 God is our refuge and strength, an ever-present help in trouble. 2 Therefore we will not fear, … Continue reading

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What good news!

Today, the Fourth Sunday in Advent, I preached at Trinity United Reformed Church in Upminster. Before the sermon I had talked to the young people about “surprises” and how not all surprises are good ones. We also explored how people … Continue reading

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How we long for peace

On Sunday 2nd December 2012, I helped with a Bereavement Service at Trinity United Reformed Church in Upminster. I was asked to give a short talk, which I now reprint below. Isaiah 9:6 & 7 “For to us a child … Continue reading

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Signs of the Times

Yesterday I preached at Becontree avenue Baptist Church in Dagenham (http://www.becavebaptistchurch.org.uk) as the pastor Sue Millar was at the annual Baptist Assembly. I felt led to preach about Jesus’ promised return to this earth and about the signs that God … Continue reading

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Redeemed

As I write this we have just celebrated Palm Sunday when we recall Jesus’ entry into Jerusalem riding on a donkey and cheered on by a vast crowd who threw their garments on the road in front of him and … Continue reading

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