Category: "General"

2016 – a year worth forgetting!

by Gavin  

2016 – a year worth forgetting!
As we approach the end of 2016, the usual flurry of reflections and future assessments emerge.  Just today, predictions hit the news of possible fuel increases for our country as we heaf into the new year.  George Michael demised, with a resultant flood… more »

100% committed

by Gavin  

100% committed
It’s staggering to think of the sheer commitment to Christ that was shown in previous generations.  My mind is blown by the accounts from church history and missions of the men and women who truly grasped what Jesus meant when He said,:    “If anyone… more »

Waking up the RBC neighbours!

by Gavin  

Waking up the RBC neighbours!
We haven't terrorised our neighbours for some time, but that changed this week!   It was cool hosting the 5C’s Holiday Club at Randburg Baptist Church this week…   Christ Church Christian Care Centre is a project in Hillbrow, seeking to demonstrate the… more »

Call them by their correct name

by Gavin  

Call them by their correct name
Do you like it when someone mispronounces your name?  Hmmm… Or just fails to call you by name because it is too mong, too hard or too complicated?   In preparing for last Sunday’s final reflections on the race issue, I was helped by an article by a… more »

Praying on Pentecost and beyond!

by Gavin  

Praying on Pentecost and beyond!
This Sunday (15th May 2016) is Pentecost Sunday... 50 days after the Passover, and 40 days post-ascension.  We're still not back in Mark's Gospel, but are enjoying some strategic visits down some vital sidestreams... And so I'll be teaching through… more »

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