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Mon, 21 Apr 2014 09:02:59 GMT
New diocese of West Yorkshire and the Dales
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 00:00:00 GMT
“2,000 mile saving in six weeks of Lent”- Bishop of Ramsbury on #EasterMeans
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:00:00 GMT
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 09:02:59 GMT
A twelve-year-old girl and thirteen-year-old boy have become Britain’s youngest parents, in a case described as “symptomatic of a society that has lost its moral compass”. According to The Sun newspaper the girl, who has not been named, was primary school-aged when she conceived. She lives with her mother, who has become one of the [...]
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 09:00:19 +0000
A schoolboy has been banned from giving out Valentine’s Day cards after he included a famous Bible verse, an American religious liberty organisation has said. The boy and his parents prepared cards with John 3:16 and a message telling pupils how much God loves them. The headteacher, however, banned the cards from being distributed, claiming [...]
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 07:00:00 +0000
Two messages from Revd David Holloway, vicar of Jesmond Parish Church, Newcastle upon Tyne, and a trustee of The Christian Institute. The Two Criminals Luke 23:39-43 Raised from the Dead 1 Thessalonians 1:8-10
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:05:19 +0000
Listen to a message from Revd William Macleod on Christ, the great redeemer, given in 2005. In the Old Testament the role of the Kinsman Redeemer was to redeem the property or the freedom of a relative who had fallen into debt or slavery. This is a picture of Christ, the great redeemer, who redeems [...]
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:00:06 +0000
Listen and watch a message from Revd Ian Garrett on Acts 25. Listen to the sermon here. Watch it on Clayton TV, or read the transcript here.
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:56:16 +0000
Smoking cannabis recreationally can alter the size and shape of the brain, a new study has revealed. Young people who smoke the drug at least once a week were found to have changes in parts of the brain involved in emotion and motivation. Scientists from Northwestern University and Harvard Medical School in the USA compared [...]
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 13:41:36 +0000
Golfing champion Bubba Watson has won his second Masters in three years, at Augusta National in Georgia. Watson, who has never had a golf lesson, is the 17th player to win the competition’s prestigious green jacket twice. He won his last Masters in 2012 and openly thanked his “Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ” soon after [...]
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:52:50 +0000
David Cameron has said that Britain is committed to “standing up for Christians” at home and abroad. In his Easter message, published on YouTube, he said: “Religious freedom is an absolute, fundamental human right. “Britain is committed to protecting and promoting that right, by standing up for Christians and other minorities, at home and abroad.” [...]
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:19:44 +0000
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 09:03:01 GMT
Join us for 'When God ACTS!', a new series in which we examine various portions from the book of Acts to see what happens when God does His work, His way. In part 1 of this series, David Legge shows us that When God ACTS 'The Gift Of The Spirit Is Released', and this results in power to live our Christian lives and witness for Him. Join us as we see how various groups of people were filled by the Holy Spirit in the book of Acts, and ask: are you filled with the Holy Spirit? Is His presence, peace and power evident in your life? This sermon is available at http://www.preachtheword.com now in MP3, WMA and text formats...
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 18:00:02 GMT
Our next Bible Study series at Preach The Word will take us through selected passages in the book of Acts. Join us for 'When God ACTS!' as David Legge shows us what happens when God does His work in His way. In Part 1 of this challenging series we will see what happens when 'The Gift Of The Spirit Is Released'....
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 18:10:00 GMT
In our latest Topical Sermon added to the 'Christian Living' section on our site, David Legge discusses what it means to 'Suffer For The Gospel'. In Paul's second letter to Timothy, he speaks of the soldier in battle, the athlete in a race, and the hard-working farmer in the field. What do these analogies have to say to us about the task set before us? Do we suffer for the Gospel? Are we prepared for the persecution that will inevitably come when we take a stand for Christ? Join us for this challenging sermon which is available now from http://www.preachtheword.com in 32K MP3, 64K MP3, WMA and text formats...
Mon, 31 Mar 2014 18:00:01 GMT
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 09:03:01 GMT
South Korean President Park Geun-hye condemns the conduct of some of the crew of the ferry that sank last week, calling it "akin to murder".
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 08:27:25 GMT
A robotic submarine scanning for signs of missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 is two-thirds through its ocean scan but has yet to find any trace.
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 04:21:49 GMT
A 16-year-old boy survives an extraordinary journey hidden in the wheel well of a five-hour flight from California to Hawaii.
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 07:06:33 GMT
Boston is set to hold an emotional annual marathon amid high security, a year after bombs near the finish killed three and injured hundreds.
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 04:01:28 GMT
Sun, 20 Apr 2014 23:50:18 GMT
Ancient grasses from the Pampas of Argentina were preserved in glass when asteroids struck the area, scientists report.
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 01:54:53 GMT
US company SpaceX launches its latest re-supply mission to the International Space Station, sending up a Dragon freighter to rendezvous with the orbiting platform on Sunday.
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 22:06:02 GMT
Female insects with 'penises' have been discovered in Brazil - the first example of an animal with sex-reversed genitalia.
Fri, 18 Apr 2014 04:51:03 GMT