Destruction and hope, all in one place

Third Sunday of Easter April 30 2017 Acts 2.14a, 36-41; Psalm 116.1-; 1 Peter 1.17-23; Luke 24.13-35 Rev Anita Venter, Bethlehem Bible College “Destruction and hope, all in one place. It’s a lot to take in.” This is the opening line in an article published just after Easter Sunday by the Preemptive Love Coalition. It…

The difference Easter makes

Second Sunday of Easter April 23 2017 Acts 2.14b, 22-32, 1 Peter 1.3-9; John 20.19-31 Rev John Howard, Methodist Church of Great Britain  I love watching football, in England it’s called the beautiful game. My team is West Bromwich Albion, which is in the Premier League – but it’s many years since it won anything!…

Detroit Methodist Chorale

St Andrew’s Scots Memorial Church David Remez Street 1, Jerusalem Sunday April 23 at 7pm (19:00) Admission free. Collection in aid of Musicians without Borders The Detroit Conference United Methodist Chorale is very excited to be performing in the Holy Land. The Detroit Methodist Chorale, under the direction of Mr Christopher L Hall, is made…

When God returns to Zion – and to us

Palm Sunday April 9 2017 Isaiah 50.4-9a; Psalm 118.1-2, 19-29; Philippians 2.5-11; Matthew 21.1-11 Rev Páraic Réamonn, Church of Scotland “The road from Jericho to Jerusalem carries us for some fifteen miles up a dry and stony wadi, with barren hills on either side where no sign of life is seen except for the occasional…

Do you believe this?

Fifth Sunday in Lent April 2 2017 Ezekiel 37:1-14; Psalm 130:1-8; John 11:1-45; Romans 8:6-11 Rev Anita Venter, Heritage of Faith Ministries, South Africa, and Bethlehem Bible College Randy was an elderly homeless man, unemployed and often sick. Many years ago, I found him at a traffic light in Bryanston, a wealthy suburb in Johannesburg.…