#48 It Must Be Love, Love, Love

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Passage – Psalm 107 I can guarantee that as soon as some of you saw the title of this week’s Pep Talk, you immediately started humming or singing the song by Madness from 1981 (or … Read More

#47 The Lost Son (Part Two)

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Passage – Luke 15:11-32 As we cleared up the dishes after Sunday lunch and were discussing that day’s sermon on the Prodigal Son, my mother-in-law said to me, “But what I think is so unfair … Read More

#46 The Lost Son (Part One)

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Passage: Luke 15:11-32 Relationships break down usually by one of two ways. They can end by a big bust-up where something happens, a line in the sand is crossed and there’s no going back. It … Read More

#45 Money, Money, Money

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Passage: Ecclesiastes 5:10-20 At the youth group this week in our Ice-Breaker Quiz was this question- The richest 26 people in the world have the equivalent wealth of the poorest ‘what’ percentage of the world’s … Read More

#44 Faith that makes a difference

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Passage: 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 Have you ever felt that ‘your suffering’ is worse than everyone else’s? I know I have! The fact is, everywhere you turn, people are suffering in different ways and more so … Read More

#43 A Call to Persevere

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Passage: Hebrews 10:19-25 As the third lockdown begins a sense of weariness has descended. Unlike the first lockdown where there was a novelty factor and we had summer to look forward to or the second … Read More

#42 Setting Your Sights Too Low!

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Passage: John 1:1-18 As 2020 comes to an end it was a year like few of us have ever experienced. Obviously, we face 2021 with the hope of the success of the vaccine, an end … Read More

#41 Knockout Christmas Gifts!

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Passage: Matthew 2:1-12 At the heart of Christmas is the giving and receiving of presents. Some people love it and others loathe it. Some people spend hours carefully thinking about what loved ones would like … Read More

#40 When Royalty Arrives

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Passage: Matthew 2:1-12 How close have you been to royalty? Maybe there will be some reading this who’ve been proud recipients of honours from the Queen or have attended a royal garden party at Buckingham … Read More