The circuit rider Jesse Lee was an apostle for Methodism across a young America. His humble and bold faith offers many lessons for today’s church. Watch, therefore, and pray; for you do not know when the time will come. ~ Mark 13:33 On June 17th, 1789, a man knocked at the door of a house […]

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Where’s the fruit? When we feel overwhelmed, we can forget how to give generously, joyfully, and peacefully – but faith can restore us to fruitfulness. Though the fig tree does not blossom, and no fruit is on the vines; though the produce of the olive fails and the fields yield no food…yet I will rejoice in the Lord; I […]

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It’s the event that sets people apart in faith – and, unfortunately, sometimes, against one another. Some ask, “How can we, as modern people, have a faith based on a missing body?” The darkened tomb with its stone seal rolled back in the early hours of morning is more than an unanswered question for these people – […]

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So he sent two of his disciples, saying to them, “Go into the city, and a man carrying a jar of water will meet you; follow him…” – Mark 14:13 I arrived for my bible study group at the Shoreline Cafe in Branford Thursday night just after 7.30, with a table-full of wonderful people to greet me. I […]

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