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February 2015
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Truth to live by

On Saturday 29 November 2014, a number of 16-25-year-olds gathered for a day conference at Sanderstead Evangelical Church, South Croydon. The event ran from 10.00am-4.00pm and bore the theme ‘Truth to live by’. The main speaker was Brian Edwards, former pastor of Hook Evangelical Church, Surrey. Brian has authored many books and preaches regularly…

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January 2015
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A contagious summer

‘Total depravity’, ‘foreknowledge’, ‘predestination’ and ‘justification’ might not be words we think teenagers keen to understand more about. However, during summer 2014, over 500 young people and youth leaders came together to consider their meaning, and much more, at various week-long Contagious youth conferences. The conferences, for 14-19-year-olds, met near Perth, Kidderminster and Ipswich…

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January 2015
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New Year resolutions

Half of all UK adults are expected to make New Year resolutions in 2015. A 2014 survey found that, of those who make New Year resolutions, 47 per cent focus on self-improvement. The most common resolutions are to lose weight, get organised, stay healthy, save money and enjoy life to the fullest. This self-centred…

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November 2014
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Don’t waste your life – follow God fully! (2)

What does it mean for a true Christian to follow God fully? It means following the Lord: Consistently There are many who follow God in fits and starts. Their lives include periods of zeal and holiness, but also periods of laziness and sinfulness. They are not consistent in their walk with God. Their spiritual…

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October 2014
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Don’t waste your life – follow God fully!

Along life’s journey, we sometimes find ourselves at a crossroads, from which we may turn in a number of different directions. The teen years are one of those crossroads — perhaps the most major crossroads of all. Are you going to go on to further education? Or are you going to join the workforce?…

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September 2014
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Quench

From Sunday 22-29 June, Dewsbury Evangelical Church (DEC) held a week of special outreach work called Quench, a project directed by one of DEC’s elders, Ian Goodson, in their local area. Quench was started four years ago, to connect with local people and provide an opportunity to talk about Jesus. The name ‘Quench’ was…

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August 2014
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United Beach Missions

During July and August, United Beach Missions (UBM) operated approximately 90 missions in almost 30 locations across the UK. A group of young people from Dewsbury, West Yorkshire, volunteered as team members in such locations as Llandudno and Whitby. The first beach mission is thought to have been in Blackpool 64 years ago. The…

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