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All articles & reviews tagged with people

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June 2016
People

Mission – Puritan Chapel service

How does one begin to reach an area with the gospel where there is no evangelical witness? A tiny answer to this question was recently provided in Bramhope, an affluent suburb of Leeds with no evangelical church. There is, however, the Puritan Chapel, built in 1649. It is Bramhope’s oldest building, well kept by…

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June 2014
People

‘Out of the overflow of the heart, the mouth speaks’ – Personal view

How shocked would you be if a local minister said to you, ‘Oh, we don’t really bother about women in our church; they’re too complicated, we don’t really understand them’?   Or: ‘To be honest, we’re not interested in engaging with non-white people. The cultural differences are so great, we don’t see how we…

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Article

November 2011
People

Meet the ministers

Meet the ministers Pastor Stan K. Evers reflects on 40 years of ‘full-time’ Christian service My father was taken as a prisoner of war. He was assumed dead, so it was a shock for my mother when he returned home. I was one of the results of his homecoming! I was born at home…

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Making sanity out of vanity

Article

July 2011
People

Making sanity out of vanity

Guest Column    Erroll Hulse Making sanity out of vanity In his classic work, Pilgrim’s progress, John Bunyan escorts us to Vanity Fair. The Fair, he says, is open for business year round. And it’s not a new business, but was established from ancient times. The Fair offers all the wares and services typical to…

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July 2011
People

Meet the ministers – 50 years of preaching (3)

Meet the ministers – 50 years of preaching (3) Peyton Jones discusses preaching with Peter Jeffery in this concluding article of a three-part series. This focuses on his advice to young ministers; part one (May ET) looked at the power of God in ministry, part two (June ET) the practicalities of preaching. Peyton: What…

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