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October 2013
News

Reeth Evangelical Congregational Church

Rev. David Levell was inducted to the pastorate of Reeth Evangelical Congregational Church this July.    The service was chaired by John Little (deacon), who spoke of how the church had been led to call David and his wife Mary. Mark Rowcroft, pastor of Geneva Road Evangelical Baptist Church, Darlington, read the Scriptures.     Andy…

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News – Rev. G.  A. Hemming (1915-2009)

Article

April 2009
Obituaries

News – Rev. G. A. Hemming (1915-2009)

Rev. G.  A. Hemming (1915-2009) George Hemming was born in Ports-mouth in 1915. He studied in Southampton before serving in the army during WW2. This included a period in India, which led to his continuing concern for Christian work there.      After the war, he began pastoral ministry at Low Row Congregational Church, Swaledale, and…

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James Montgomery

Historical

May 2004
Articles > Historical

James Montgomery

James Montgomery was almost six when he travelled with his father from the Moravian Settlement at Gracehill, Co. Antrim, to the Moravian school at Fulneck  - which would be his home for the next ten years. During the voyage a violent storm struck fear into the boy, but he was comforted as his father…

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Article

December 2000
Articles > Evangelistic

A Dying Thief

On May Day 1753 a clean, neatly dressed young man mounted the scaffold in Haverfordwest, spoke briefly to the vast crowd, then pulled the cap over his face and prayed quietly. Eventually he dropped his handkerchief, indicating his readiness to hang. Unfortunately the executioner failed to notice and it was handed back. He dropped…

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Historical

July 2000
Articles > Historical

Count Zinzendorf

The eighteen-year-old Count was profoundly moved. He stood in the Dusseldorf art gallery, gazing at a picture of Christ, crowned with thorns, blood trickling down his face. He was looking at Domenico Feti's painting Ecce Homo (Behold the Man). Underneath was the Latin inscription: 'This I have suffered for you, but what have you…

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