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Worshipping and Evaluating

Maintaining a spirit of worship and evaluating all things is well-nigh impossible, even for regenerate Christians. In a sermon on 2 Samuel 5:24, delivered on 31 May 1857, Charles Spurgeon […]

Advertisement: Pastoral Vacancy

Pastoral Vacancy. The Home Mission Station of St John’s Presbyterian Church,  Somerville, Victoria,  is vacant. It is a mainly elderly congregation with a weekly average attendance of 25. There is a strong biblical and gospel-focused, conservative emphasis among the congregation. There is an excellent modern church building seating about 150, and a  modern 5 bedroom manse. Somerville is a pleasant, […]

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EVERYTHING IN ITS SEASON

EVERYTHING IN ITS SEASON             Life under the sun, without God, is ‘habel’, which is a Hebrew word which describes what is ‘vanity’, ‘meaningless’, or ‘vaporous’ (Eccles.1:2-3). The Christian will […]

ANNOUNCEMENT: PY SUMMER CAMP IN NSW

PYNSW Summer Camp – young people (Year 6 up to 23 years old) gather at Stanwell Tops to enjoy a week of great teaching, fun and fellowship. December 27 to January 1. Our speaker this year is Alex Kim. He will be talking to us about what it means to be a disciple according to Matthew’s gospel, and about three disciples […]

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SPEAKING WITH TWO VOICES

SPEAKING WITH TWO VOICES             In John Bunyan’s classic, The Pilgrim’s Progress, there is a character Mr Facing Both Ways who lives in the village of Fair Speech. Bunyan is […]