Minute from a Minister


29
Apr 2018

This term at Youth Group we are doing a series on Social Media. The first talk was on the 1st of the 10 commandments “You shall have no other gods beside me” Exodus 20:3. The problem for the Israelites wasn’t that they didn’t believe in God, he had just rescued them from slavery in Egypt. They knew he was real and was God. Their problem was, they were worshipping other gods as well as him that they had picked up in Egypt. God is clear that we are not to give our......

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22
Apr 2018

323

How many 323 moments have you had? And I am not referring to a Mazda 323. Yes, have you had any 323 moments this past week? I had a spectacular one the other day – and one that wasn’t too hard to notice at all. And what is a 323 moment? Well, I’ve made that expression up, but it refers to a bible reference of chapter three, verse twenty three, or 323. Some translations or songs put it like this: His mercies are new every morning. And you can find these words,......

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15
Apr 2018

Friends, our mission at TGS is to make disciples of Jesus to the glory of God. And what I find most comforting about our mission is that we don’t do this on our own. God himself equips and empowers us to make disciples (new ones and continuing ones). Yet in knowing this I still struggle. In fact, many struggle, feeling that we are not equipped enough for discipleship or we wouldn’t know where to start and so on. Some myths that contribute to this are: I can’t disciple someone because I am......

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08
Apr 2018

I used to love the multiple choice parts of exam papers – I usually found them fairly easy going…. if I remember rightly. The choice of A or B or C or D wasn’t that difficult: it sure beat having to write half a page about something that you didn’t have a clue about. Life is very similar to this – it is full of multiple choices. But the choices you end up making usually have everlasting implications – and that’s a very long time indeed. In Mark 4, Jesus very clearly......

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