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August 2005
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In the winter of 1850-51, two young men walked out of Cambridge on the Newmarket road, heading for a village named Teversham. One of them was deep in silence, having received one of the biggest surprises of his young life.A keen member of St Andrew's Street Baptist Church and an active teacher in the…

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July 2005
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Shortly before my mother passed into glory, I took a young friend to visit her. Before he left he asked, 'What would you like me to read?' Her immediate reply was 'John 14'. Although only in her early fifties, she was ready for the home that Jesus had prepared.The Saviour spoke the words of…

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Guest Column-How can young people be pure?

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June 2005
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Guest Column-How can young people be pure?

[Philip Grist has served with Grace Baptist Mission (GBM) in India and as a co-ordinator of GBM's literature ministry]Psalm 119:9 gives a straightforward answer (although carrying out the instructions will be a battle!): 'How can a young man cleanse his way? By taking heed according to your word'. The New Testament equivalent is 2…

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May 2005
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The New Commandmentby Philip GristPerusing John's Gospel and the letters he wrote, I am not surprised that this man was known as 'the Apostle of love'. Unlike Peter, he didn't need to be asked 'Do you love me?'He loved the Saviour dearly and was always close to Jesus. Even at the cross, when the…

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April 2005
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My post-midnight meditations have become precious to me. I am even thankful for those circumstances that tend to drive away sleep and yet drive me to the Saviour. Yet I am profoundly aware that such meditations are far from being meticulous studies of God's Word. Perhaps they may be regarded as 'such a secret…

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March 2005
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Post-midnight meditations (2)It is another of those nights when sleep eludes me and I am restless both mentally and physically. The day did not work out as I had planned. One thing after another crowded in upon me, demanding attention and pushing further down the list the things that really mattered. To rub salt…

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Guest Column-Post-midnight meditations 1

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February 2005
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Guest Column-Post-midnight meditations 1

It has been another crowded day and very late night and my mind is in turmoil. So much has been pressing in upon me, so many things demanding my attention, that now, in the early hours of the morning, I cannot sleep. What am I to do? Count sheep? Of course not! I recall…

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