Category: A Word from Rev Rex

Prayer & surrender is part of the process of connecting us to God. The feeling of isolation and loneliness are a byproduct of a fallen world. We were never meant to be along, as God said, “It is not good …

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Out of the passage in Matthew 25:34-40) comes the words of Jesus,“I was a stranger and you welcomed me.” * (ESV) I had the privilege of sharing over the last month in New Zealand and Melbourne on the theme, ‘There …

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Unless we understand that fasting is an act of worship, it can develop into an attempt to manipulate God.  Noting Dr Elmer Towns, “Even if we wanted to, we could not manipulate God. We fast and pray for results, but …

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The earth is the Lord’s, and everything in it, the world, and all who live in it; Psalms 24:1 (NIV) In theory, we as Christians should know that all we have is the Lord’s and that we are stewards of the time …

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God is wanting to connect with some people around you. Look, I tell you, lift up your eyes, and see that the fields are white for harvest.  John 4:35b (ESV)   Sometimes it is hard to see the fields if we …

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Many of us find ourselves with a sense of loss this Christmas, trying to cope with the downward spiral of a secular society.  We ask ourselves, “how do we live for Jesus in such a way that celebrates the heart of Christmas?” Across the country, The …

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Commitment. What a subject to write about. I am forever conscious of those around me that shine as a result of their commitment to serve God. Commit your way to the Lord; trust in him and he will do this: …

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Do we take our communities for granted? What I mean is, do we truly know our communities or are we just guessing what they think, feel and need? We live in very different and diverse communities. Touching our communities in …

Looking Carefully Read More »

As I think of prayer & surrender two pictures come to mind, the Stone Mason and the Potter. Have you ever watched a stone mason turn a stone block into a work of art? It is a process of careful …

Surrender – Prayer Read More »

Some of you may remember playing a game called, “pass the parcel”.  A large gift that was passed around the circle and when the music stoped the person who held it took off one of the layers of wrapping, they had to …

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