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Holy Week: Wednesday

Mark 13:1-4 As Jesus was leaving the temple, one of his disciples said to him, ‘Look, Teacher! What massive stones! What magnificent buildings!’ 2 ‘Do you see all these great buildings?’ replied Jesus. ‘Not one stone here will be left on another; every one will be thrown down.’ 3 As Jesus was sitting on the…

Holy Week: Tuesday

Mark 11:27-33 27 They arrived again in Jerusalem, and while Jesus was walking in the temple courts, the chief priests, the teachers of the law and the elders came to him. 28 ‘By what authority are you doing these things?’ they asked. ‘And who gave you authority to do this?’ 29 Jesus replied, ‘I will…

Holy Week: Monday

Mark 11:15-19 15 On reaching Jerusalem, Jesus entered the temple courts and began driving out those who were buying and selling there. He overturned the tables of the money-changers and the benches of those selling doves, 16 and would not allow anyone to carry merchandise through the temple courts. 17 And as he taught them,…

I AM

Dear Friends, Paul explained to the Christians at Colosse that he had become a servant of the gospel by the commission God gave him to present to them the word of God in its fullness. Col. 1v25 Pretty well that is still the calling and commission of every minister of the gospel. I have kept…

Changes

Dear Friends, ‘Ch,ch,ch,ch, changes,turn and face the strain, ch,ch, changes.’ Those of a similar era to me will recognise the words of the David Bowie song from 1971, a mere 44 years ago… ! We are going through a time of significant ‘Ch,ch,ch,ch, changes’ at Legacurry.  Having had the same Mission Statement for over 10…

Eldership Part 2

In this second glimpse at what the New Testament says about elders in the church we first look at character. Leadership is all about character. We do not look for someone who has achieved important status in the world outside the church, nor do we look for high academic achievement or even superb gifts. We…

Eldership

Dear Friends, The spiritual leadership of any congregation of God’s people is highly important. As we pray and look forward to this most important time in the life of our congregation we will reflect a little in our News Sheets on what the Scriptures teach us about the eldership. The eldership was founded to follow…