This week we begin a new series Finding Jesus! We are going to the Old Testament into the book of Genesis to Find Jesus, as we discover Jesus in places we never noticed before.
Let’s Pray For Social Witness
As the new school year begins, pray for children and young people who are experiencing bullying, for strength not to give in and to always tell a trusted adult. Pray especially for those targeted by bullies online.
On These Steps
Today a special event takes place at Union Theological College marking the role it played in hosting the first NI Parliament 100 years ago. Pray that those who attend and watch online would have an opportunity to reflect on our shared past and also be enabled to look forward with Christian hope to a shared future across these islands.
Pray for the Clerk, Deputy Clerk and all the staff in the General Secretary’s Department as
they make final preparations for the General Assembly. Pray especially that there will be time for the necessary precautions in what is a very busy autumn period in church life.
Council for Training in Ministry
The Auxiliary Ministry Scheme training course that started in Jan 2020, has been completed, after a Covid-19 delay, with the Service of Accreditation tomorrow night. Give thanks for the nine trainees. Pray that Auxiliary Ministry posts will be created in congregations, and that the Lord will use them to build his Church.
“Reading Between The Lines” a series working through the bible looking at the well known phrases.
Great Is Thy Faithfulness
Proverbs (5 minute video)
Paul Trip is releasing a series of short videos on the book of Proverbs. Each video is about 5 minutes long and is well worth listening to. I will include the videos on the Blog over the next few weeks.
Corrie Ten Boom
Christian performers bring Corrie Ten Boom’s story to the stage, David Robinson from Searchlight Theatre joined Vicky Gibbens on UCB 1’s Talking Point to share his excitement to be back touring churches soon with the new production of Return To The Hiding Place, based on Corrie Ten Boom’s life.
3 Ways To Surrender To Christ
Trusting in Christ is our heart throwing itself into the arms of Jesus renouncing its own will, and yielding itself to his sovereign will.
Fanny Crosby was a prolific hymnist, writing more than 8,000 hymns and gospel songs, and the most remarkable thing about her was that she did so in spite of her blindness. Fanny didn’t just find comfort in Jesus Christ, she found contentment.
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My Life as a Christian Under a Communist Regime
Reflections on the 100th Birthday of the Chinese Communist Party by Pastor Zhang San
The times for yesterday’s Jigsaw
Play the "Portrush Sunrise Friday" puzzle!