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Lectionary

28 May 19

15 Now the Spirit of God came on Azariah the son of Oded, 2 and he went out [a]to meet Asa and said to him, “Listen to me, Asa, and all Judah and Benjamin: the Lord is with you when you are with Him. And if you seek Him, He will let you find Him; but if […]

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Lectionary Life

14 May 19

Within church history, there have been times when entire peoples have been converted to the faith, almost overnight. One apostle, one incident, and a nation turns to faith. This happened in the islands last century (and we should give thanks to the Anglican Church Missionary Society and the congregationalists, who did the bulk of the […]

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Lectionary Life New Zealand Social Change

11 May 2019

We were doing morning prayer today, and as on most mornings, I have to think about what day of the month it is. I know it is Saturday: I can sleep a little longer and spend more time in the word. But the date — we check our watches or cellphones. When I was a […]