Author Archives: Elspeth Glasgow

18 Mar
0

Lent Devotionals

  A poem by Gideon Heugh You are a wild and gleeful thing, nudged by lavish grace towards all the astonishments, and nothing can stop it or you. You are not a mistake. The earth aches for your singular life, for ...

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15 Mar
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Lent Devotionals

‘Take delight in the Lord, and he will give you the desires of your heart.’ (Psalm 37:4) What are the desires of your heart? So often, life sells us a lie, convincing us that things and experiences will fill the ...

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12 Mar
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Lent Devotionals 2019

Lent Devotionals 12 March 2019 ‘But he said to me, “My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness.” Therefore I will boast all the more gladly about my weaknesses, so that Christ’s power may ...

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11 Mar
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Lent Devotionals 11 March 2019

Learn to do right; seek justice. Defend the oppressed. Take up the cause of the fatherless; plead the case of the widow.’ (Isaiah 1:17) Take a few moments to meditate on this prayer and accept its challenge: May God bless ...

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11 Mar
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31 Days of Prayer for Women’s Empowerment

31 Days of Prayer for Women’s Empowerment In the month of March, the World Council of Churches is encouraging its fellowship and partners to join the Lott Carey “31 Days of Prayer for Women’s Empowerment,” which is also the 7th ...

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18 Feb
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World Council of Churches

Ecumenical Jury awards Berlin film prize for portrayal of struggle with religious tradition Promotional image of the film “God Exists, Her Name is Petrunya” © Trigon-film.org 18 February 2019 By Stephen Brown* A film depicting a woman – Petrunya – ...

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25 Jan
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World Council of Churches

Kirchentag begins inviting “guests of honour” for June festival of faith Kirchentag organizing team in the host city. Photo: DEKT Organizers of the 37th German Protestant Kirchentag, scheduled for 19-23 June in Dortmund, are inviting churches to nominate international “guests ...

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25 Jan
0

World Council of Churches

Kirchentag begins inviting “guests of honour” for June festival of faith Kirchentag organizing team in the host city. Photo: DEKT Organizers of the 37th German Protestant Kirchentag, scheduled for 19-23 June in Dortmund, are inviting churches to nominate international “guests ...

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