We all have an insight that can help someone else

Holy Trinity Church, Huddersfield, Sunday 20th September, 2020 Developments this week:The government has introduced the further restrictions to prevent the second wave of Covid-19 from getting out of hand, which is good. The restriction is simple which is good. The restriction come with all sorts of exceptions which will make it difficult to enforce, which …

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Psalms of ascent: What a long strange trip it’s been*

Embrace the disillusionment and rant on. Reading the songs of ascent in sequence as a journey that started with a rant and moved through disillusionment into praise, then back into disillusionment and back into praise again. If you think you know how spiritual journeys are supposed to go then either these psalms have got it …

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Reboot and rebuild, using Jenga blocks

Holy Trinity Church, Huddersfield, Sunday 6th September 2020 Holy Trinity Church, Huddersfield from Trinity Street. A good week. The extra lockdown restrictions on our side of Kirklees were lifted on Wednesday, which coincided with us looking after our granddaughter for two days. So a visit to the Lindley Children's Bookshop, and then the day after …

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Where was God in this? Part 6 – Jephthah and his daughter

Jephthah, the bad judge Jephthah was from Gilead, which was the area of Israel east of the River Jordan, now in the country of Jordan. Gilead was where the tribes of Reuben, Gad and half the tribe of Manasseh had settled after the Exodus from Egypt, though it was not part of the land promised …

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