Nigel Ring on June 28th, 2013

Who are you? So far in this series we have been concentrating on the importance of serving in the church. But many people feel they do not have any contribution to make. Rubbish! As members of the body we are not redundant. God would not have put you in a local congregation if you had […]

Continue reading about Discover and Serve pt 9 – What have I got to offer?

Servanthood is a high calling. Jesus said of himself that he had not come to be served but to serve. As we have already seen he expressed this verbally to the disciples when teaching them not to seek high position (Matt 20:28) and it was also a major part of the prophecies about him through […]

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Nigel Ring on June 11th, 2013

We will continue to learn from Joseph about the qualities of servanthood. 3. Responsible and reliable Joseph was a remarkable man. He had huge promises over his life from his childhood when he was given dreams about the way he would have authority over his brothers and how even his parents would bow down to […]

Continue reading about Discover and Serve pt 7 – The character of a Servant 2

Servants are no longer the norm in UK households. With the increase in the costs of labour and the development of household equipment such as vacuum cleaners and clothes washing machines the thought of employing someone to clean and care for the house disappeared from most people’s experience many decades ago. However, for many reading […]

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