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November 2015
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The Society for Distributing Hebrew Scriptures

This year, 2015, the Society for Distributing Hebrew Scriptures celebrates its 75th anniversary. Founded in 1940 — probably the worst year possible of the last century — the Lord’s work through the Society began and continues to this day. The Second World War had begun and 1940 saw the Dunkirk evacuation, the Battle of…

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September 2015
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OMF’s 150th anniversary

150 years ago, Hudson Taylor, a Yorkshire lad from Barnsley, gave a challenging call to the Christians of his day. He wrote: ‘Can the Christians of England sit still with folded arms while these multitudes [of China] are perishing for lack of that knowledge which England possesses so richly, which has made England what…

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August 2015
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Online vision in – Focus

‘I’ve been brought up in a Christian family. Recently I’ve started asking myself questions which I can’t find an answer to, and have been feeling more agnostic. I’d like to thank you very much for your videos. They helped me a lot’. These are the words of a young man who had watched some…

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March 2015
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The Trinitarian Bible Society (TBS) made exciting progress during 2014

In the past six months, the New Testament in both Shona and Thadou has been published, as well as John's Gospel in Chinese (web-only edition).

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February 2015
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Situation vacant in Dewsbury

Working to replace a pastor can be a very difficult time for an evangelical church. So often the church is unaware of their pastor’s intention to move on, and his decision comes as a painful shock. And even if there is a good team of elders to lead the church through the period of…

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January 2015
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UKRAINE AND RUSSIA IN CONFLICT: WHAT SHOULD CHRISTIANS DO?

On the weekend of 3-5 October 2014, 51 Christians gathered for the 6th annual conference of Central Eurasian Partners (CEP) in Malenovice, Czech Republic.   The conference, held in English, comprised around ten nationalities, including Russian, Ukrainian, American, Slovakian, Polish and from the UK. It was a great source of encouragement as we shared…

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January 2015
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‘The noble army of martyrs’

George McConnell was born in Carrickfergus in 1864. He had seven brothers and three sisters. He was educated at the Model School on the Belfast Road. The family lived in various parts of Carrick, including Bessfield and Bridewell.   George attended St Nicholas’ church, where he was confirmed in the Christian faith. After leaving…

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