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January 2001
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Discrimination

Crawford Gribben interviews Dr Everett JulyanIn early October 2000, national newspapers gave substantial coverage to a rather unusual case of discrimination - or at least a type of discrimination we are rarely allowed to hear about. The case was featured on the front page of theScottish Daily Mail and gained further valuable exposure in…

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Trafalgar Square

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December 2000
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Trafalgar Square

Noah preached righteousness and warned an indifferent people that they would be judged by a great flood. Following that flood, a rainbow appeared, as God promised never again to destroy the world by water. Early on Saturday 14 October, a rainbow beamed over Central London. The previous week had seen the beginnings of the…

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Glasgow outreach

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October 2000
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Glasgow outreach

The opening year of the new millennium is nearly over. The celebrations, festivals and political agendas that declared the dawn of a new age are all but fogotten. But what is the reality for biblical Evangelical churches entering the uncharted territory of the 2000s?The present generation of believers has been destined to live in…

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Done in a Corner

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October 2000
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Done in a Corner

Corners can be dark places, requiring artificial light, and with only one way out. Christians are not usually found inhabiting them, for they are journeying along the narrow way, heading for a brilliant destination. Yet there may be occasion for Christians to pause and pay attention to the activities of some who frequent such…

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Biblical Gospel Ministries London rally

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July 2000
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Biblical Gospel Ministries London rally

Look and Live! Saturday 10 June was 'Derby day' for horse-racing fans, but for Biblical Gospel Ministries it was an opportunity to promote the gospel in the heart of Britain's capital. What could be better, on the day before Pentecost is celebrated, than to remember the birthday of the Church by publicly preaching Christ?Biblical…

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July 2000
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Exeter church constituted

Formed just over a year ago, Exeter Independent Evangelical Church met for the first time as a fully constituted church on Sunday 2 May. The preacher forthe day was Mr Andrew Holland from Whiddon Valley Evangelical Church in Barnstaple.There were 30 present at the morning service and 20 in the evening. Since then, Mr…

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August 1999
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Independent Theological Academy

Six years ago the idea of the Independent Theological Academy was born. Initially, the Academy took the form of evening classes in Bridgnorth, Shropshire. Then, in 1986, it moved to Wolverhampton and began full-time courses to train men for the Christian ministry. On 3 July the Academy held its first Graduation Service, when two…

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July 1999
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Millennium Issue

As previously announced, December's Evangelical Times will be devoted to the subject of the new millennium and will be designed as an evangelistic issue suitable for wide distribution by churches and individuals. We know that many churches are planning special evangelistic outreach as the new millennium approaches and we offer this special issue of…

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April 1999
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The Bible and the TV Guide

They lie on the table, side by sideThe Holy Bible and the TV Guide.One is well worn but cherished with pride(not the Bible but the TV Guide).One is used daily to help folks decide(No! Not the Bible: it is the TV Guide).As pages are turned, what shall they see?Oh, what does it matter? Turn…

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Students away from home

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January 1999
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Students away from home

For many students who have recently left home to go away to college or university, this can be a difficult and dangerous time in their Christian lives. To come from a secure, even sheltered, Christian home and be plunged into the quicksands of modern student culture, can prove to be too much for some.…

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Reformation and Revival Conference

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January 1999
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Reformation and Revival Conference

Monday 16-18 November saw almost 80 Christians gathered at The Hayes in Swanwick, Derbyshire, for the annual conference of the Reformation and Revival Fellowship - formerly known as the Fellowship for Revival.The first of the two speakers to address the conference was Rev. John Marshall a congregational minister from Hemel Hempstead. His three addresses…

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November 1998
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Sierra Club

John Muir founded the Sierra Club, a powerful force for ecological concern. While many see the beauty of nature as an accident of evolution, to John Muir it revealed the very hand of God. Once he was standing with a friend at a high point of the Yosemite Valley. Filled with wonder and emotion,…

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