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Grace Communion Church – 48 Hour Protection

Grace Communion Church – 48 Hour Protection

We all have a different sense of humour and mine might be very different to yours. But I have been amused by the latest adverts for a brand of deodorant which advertises 48 hour protection! First why do we need […]

Grace Communion Church – Leaping Walls

Grace Communion Church – Leaping Walls

With the unique and sure hope we have as Christians, we should be the most positive, warm, outgoing and joyful people anyone could ever meet. But unfortunately we live in a fallen world which presents us with all kinds of […]

Grace Communion Church – The Glass Path

Grace Communion Church – The Glass Path

What is your hope? Depending on your age it may be to do well at school and pass your exams. To get a good job with regular pay rises and promotions, to meet and marry the right person, in time […]

Grace Communion Church – Money, Money, Money

Grace Communion Church – Money, Money, Money

One thing that worries people about coming to a church service is the thought of having to give money at the weekly offering. So our visitors are pleasantly surprised to find we don’t have weekly offerings. We do have an offering at […]

Grace Communion Church – The Football Church

Grace Communion Church – The Football Church

The Football Church Any fan of Leeds United FC has had a very difficult few years, including the disappointment of missing out on a play off place this season. Fans with long memories will remember the club winning three First […]

Grace Communion Church – The Humble Sprout

Grace Communion Church – The Humble Sprout

The Humble Sprout If you compiled a list of the most popular vegetables , probably peas and carrots would come top, or very near the top, and the humble sprout near the bottom. The sprout’s problem is that most restaurants […]

Grace Communion Church – Easter Funny

Grace Communion Church – Easter Funny

The Easter Funny Yes, you read the headline correctly, it does say Easter Funny and not Easter Bunny! Why? because it’s funny to be celebrating someone’s death. Death and funerals are usually very sad times for the loved ones and […]

Grace Communion Church – Feeling Worthess

Grace Communion Church – Feeling Worthess

How strange it is that we live in a world of material blessings that our ancestors living a 100 years ago would regard as fulfilling every need, yet more people feel worthless, unfulfilled lonely and unloved than ever before. Could […]

Grace Communion Church – Warning Shots

Grace Communion Church – Warning Shots

For 6 months in 1964, I was on active service in Borneo, with the 1st Battalion, The Royal Greenjackets. Although based at Semengo Camp, Kuching, we had three forward outposts from where we sent out patrols so the Indonesian Insurgents […]

Grace Communion Church – Fiat 500 and Minis

Grace Communion Church – Fiat 500 and Minis

Fiat 500 & Minis Two of the most iconic cars on the road today are the Fiat 500 and the Mini. Both have a well known shape that is recognised even by people who are not interested in cars. Interestingly […]

Grace Communion Church – Rubik’s Cube

Grace Communion Church – Rubik’s Cube

Rubik’s Cube Do you remember the Rubik’s Cube craze of many years ago? They are still around today but no longer the “must have” they once were. Some people could do them in a matter of minutes but I always […]

Grace Communion Church – A Winning Ticket

Grace Communion Church – A Winning Ticket

From time to time there are advertisements in the papers about the week’s jackpot in the National Lottery. Sums range from a few million up to incredible amounts like £50 million or more. Even once, if I remember correctly, the […]

Grace Communion Church – The Servant Queen

Grace Communion Church – The Servant Queen

As part of the celebrations for the Queen’s 90th birthday, three London based Christian charities have combined to publish a book called, “The Servant Queen – and the King she serves.” It’s 64 pages focus on the Queen’s Christian faith […]

Grace Communion Church – Who am I?

Grace Communion Church – Who am I?

One of the strangest beliefs about Christians is that they are in some way perfect, good, solid, well behaved and rather dull people, who are judgemental, self righteous and look down on other people. So it’s good to look at […]

Grace Communion Church – You are Included

Grace Communion Church – You are Included

What’s the most amazing thing about Christianity? The fact that there is a God? The Virgin birth ? Christ’s death on the cross or his resurrection? All of those are amazing but I suggest one of the most amazing thing […]

Grace Communion Church – The Orange Test

Grace Communion Church – The Orange Test

Here is a silly question. If you squeeze, or put pressure on an orange what comes out? The answer is simple, orange juice! So here is another silly question. Why does orange juice come out of an orange? Simple answer […]

Grace Communion Church – The Real Christmas Story

Grace Communion Church – The Real Christmas Story

Grace Communion Church – Questions

Grace Communion Church – Questions

When you meet someone you don’t know and they find out you are a minister they sometimes tell you they would like to question God. Why does He allow Earthquakes? Why does He allow children to die? Why does He […]

Grace Communion Church – Brand Values

Grace Communion Church – Brand Values

My daughter is the proud owner of eight Radley handbags. As she runs her own business they are her reward to herself for hard work. I have no doubt that she will add to the collection over time. As a […]

Grace Communion Church – The Good Shepherd

Grace Communion Church – The Good Shepherd

A good Shepherd has a close relationship with his flock. They recognise his voice and will follow where he leads, knowing and trusting that he or she will take care of them. Today the majority of people in the wealthy […]

Grace Communion Church

Grace Communion Church

What has that got to do with us? Indeed what is Christmas to us? Is it a wonderful family time, a commercial festival or does it have any religious meaning for us today? For all the retailers in our world […]

Grace Communion Church – Where is the Light?

Grace Communion Church – Where is the Light?

  From November to February we go through a period of darker mornings and nights, often with a gloomy, dark day as well. It is not my favourite time of year and I look forward to the spring when the […]

Grace Communion Church – Are You Adopted?

Grace Communion Church – Are You Adopted?

  A lady I know was adopted when she was about 3 months old. Her adoptive parents were wonderful and she is deeply grateful to them. When the second of her adopted parents died a few years ago, she found […]

Grace Communion Church – When a Child Dies

Grace Communion Church – When a Child Dies

Two recent news stories have affected me. The four palestinian children killed while playing football on a beach and the 21 month old girl who died as a result of horrific injuries.The death of a child seems cruel and unfair […]

Grace Communion Church – Is Football a Christian Sport

Grace Communion Church – Is Football a Christian Sport

Like many people I am an armchair football fan. I take an interest in the game but not to the point of being a season ticket holder or a regular attender at football matches. In the current world cup in […]