This week we continue 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 Moderator
Pray for the Moderator as he visits the congregation of Upper Clonaneese on Sunday to dedicate and open the new suite of halls. Pray for safety for him and for Zoe as they travel to different venues and events now that a more normal schedule is gradually being resumed.
Regrouping and regathering for worship
Thank God for those who lead worship - preparing the building, preaching, providing accompaniment for praise and providing technological input. Pray for continued passion and perseverance.
Peter and Valerie Lockwood (global mission workers, Nepal)
On top of the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, monsoon season has brought considerable flooding to the Terai region of Nepal. Pray for the team and local partner organisations as they coordinate with local and district-level stakeholders to support food relief to the neediest.
Syria and Lebanon
Pray for the work and witness of the National Evangelical Synod of Syria and Lebanon, especially for the efforts to bring humanitarian aid and education to refugees and displaced people in the region.
“Reading Between The Lines” a series working through the bible looking at the well known phrases.
Holier Than Thou
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.
J.John talks with Nancy Goudie about a life in music, evangelism and spiritual health.
Tim Keller’s Sermon after 9/11
The Sunday after 9/11 Tim Keller preached in Redeemer Presbyterian in New York, you can read it here.
A Podcast remembering the events of 9/11
Psalm 102 reminds us to record what God has done so that future generations will praise him. TGC's narrative podcast, Recorded, chronicles a variety of stories of God’s redemptive and transformative work. These narratives testify to the beauty of the gospel on display in this generation—in many places and in surprising ways. Whether your faith is strong or struggling, tune in to Recorded for encouraging snapshots of God’s faithfulness, nearness, and love.
UCB (16 minute audio)
Remembrance events will be taking place this weekend to mark the 20th anniversary of 9/11. #UCB1's Vicky has been speaking to Chad Hammond, a director at the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association who served at Ground Zero in the aftermath.
The times for yesterday’s Jigsaw
Play the "Portballintrae Monday" puzzle!