Monthly Archives: December 2012

Advent 4 (Love)- A Reflection on Romans 8:31-39

Well, Christmas is almost here. The day we have set aside to commemorate the entry of Jesus into history. The moment when the Kingdom of God began it’s movement throughout creation to beckon it back to the King. God in … Continue reading

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Advent 3 (Joy)

For many, Christmas is an exciting, joyous and celebratory time. Presents, lights, food. Watching my little Abigail literally jumping a shouting with excitement while we put up the tree warms the cockles of my heart… whatever cockles are… For others, … Continue reading

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And in other news… Ordination

In exciting personal news, the time is fast approaching for my ordination here at Centre Street Baptist Church. Yes, at long last the “stars have aligned” and my Ordination Examination Council will occur January 13th (or at least that’s the … Continue reading

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Advent 2- Peace (Philippians 4:4-9)

Advent is a season of waiting. Waiting in expectation. We see something on the horizon. I hate waiting. Waiting is something that fills me with a feeling … that is not warm and fuzzy let’s say. Waiting hardly produces a … Continue reading

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What the H-E-Double-Hockey-Sticks?!? Pt. 14: Scot McKnight entering the discussion?

I backed away from this series for some time. Reading up on this doctrine can actually have a considerable impact on one’s psyche. So a brief hiatus was needed. I hope you will show me some grace for not “producing”. … Continue reading

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Advent 1- Christ Our Hope (Isaiah 40)

I have a confession to make. Not that long ago, I used to hate the pre-Christmas season; the malls and consumerism, the “busy-ness” of it all. I was filled this “righteous indignation” at all the add ons- what do red … Continue reading

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