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Happy New Year, or same old same old?

Photos of mist and fog may be very picturesque, but when real life seems foggy and gloomy, it’s a different story. There’s a cartoon of a couple of folk wandering in the desert, and they come across two sets of … Continue reading

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Christmas 2020 – Comfort and joy?

It’s been a strange, difficult year, and for some, perhaps for you, a sad one. So, can we still speak about “good tidings of comfort and joy”? Well, we’d say yes. This is because at the heart of all our … Continue reading

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Light on the horizon

In our online Sunday morning services we’re thinking about the life of Jospeh (of technicolour dreamcoat fame). He gets sold into slavery by his brothers, then unjustly imprisoned, then misses a chance of freedom because he gets forgottten. He knows … Continue reading

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The hope of glory?

So much of our life at present seems to be lived with a mixture of sadness and stress as well as the normal things which bring us joy and contentment. It’s not surprising then that we find our emotions are … Continue reading

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Uncharted territory

After over three months of significant restrictions, as the pandemic seems to be easing at least for the present, Scotland is moving out of lockdown. However, in some ways this new period may be as hard as lockdown itself – … Continue reading

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In perspective…

We’re entering the tenth week of lockdown in the UK, and for many of us it may seem to be dragging. While there are glimpses of light at the end of the tunnel with a possible route map out of … Continue reading

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Times and dates

We’re seven weeks into lockdown so far. For all that we understand why it’s important (and it really is!) a lot of folk are getting frustrated and are asking “How much longer?” But the elephant in the room that is … Continue reading

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On the beach…

Normally in the weeks following Easter, we look at some of the post-resurrection stories like the road to Emmaus, Jesus and Thomas, Jesus appearing to his disciples on the beach, and so on, and often, if we’re honest, preach pretty … Continue reading

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Happy Easter

Although for obvious reasons the way we celebrate Easter is a bit different this year to most years, the truth that Jesus is alive, sin is paid for and death is defeated, remain true for always. Here’s the final short … Continue reading

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So, Holy Saturday? Is that a thing?

Yes it is. Of course, it’s the day between Good Friday and Easter Sunday. But it has a theme of its own, and that’s the idea of waiting. For those who know the truth of Easter, we know that we … Continue reading

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