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Mission Observations

Where Was God?

Yesterday morning, I found myself facing something of a dilemma. I was due to preach at Christ Church Flackwell Heath (the church we attend, when we aren’t speaking elsewhere), on Mission Through The Bible – part of a monthly series that will span the whole year. However, about an hour before heading out to church, […]

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Bible Translation Church: UK

What I did on Sunday

From time to time, I have the privilege of spending time with a church community who are commissioning people to go off around the world to work with Wycliffe Bible Translators. Last Sunday, was just such an occasion. I drove over to Cambridge to be with Bar Hill Church as they prayed for their members […]

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Christian Life

Working Together: Why We Should Do It

This is the third in a series of three talks (in French) on working across organizational boundaries. They were originally given at a seminar planning for Bible Translation in Burkina Faso. This post is more than a year old. It is quite possible that any links to other websites, pictures or media content will no […]

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Sermons

Jesus Miracles: Can You Believe Them?

The latest KouyaCast is a sermon from Above Bar Church in 2006 based on Mark 6:33-56. I linked to this sermon at the time, noting that it contains one of my best ever mistakes. This post is more than a year old. It is quite possible that any links to other websites, pictures or media […]

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Bible Translation Sermons

Talking about Jesus and Being Understood

This is my sermon at Poulner Baptist Chapel last Sunday. If you would rather just listen to the audio, it is here. Talking About Jesus And Being Understood View more presentations from eddiearthur. I apologise that I’ve not blogged much of late. I’ve been busy writing talks and articles for elsewhere and that hasn’t left […]

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Observations Sermons

The Church: A Community in Mission

Here is the presentation of my sermon at Christ Church Abingdon yesterday. The Church A Community In Mission View more presentations from eddiearthur. If you want to just here the sermon without looking at the slides, you can get the mp3 file here. You can also listen to the evening sermon from my colleage John […]

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Sermons

The Mission of God in the Real World

If you’d like to hear the sermon I recently preached at Winslow Christian Fellowship you can stream it from this page, or download the mp3 file here (9,700Kb). This is how the church administrator described the sermon. Eddie Arthur (Director of Wycliffe UK) brings us a fresh insight into the meaning of Mission, and our […]

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Church: UK

Interactive Preaching

Anyone who is involved in preaching or teaching in church might like to take a look at Interactivepreaching.net InteractivePreaching.net is all about promoting the practice and values of dialogical, experimental, communal and practical preaching. Reflecting this, our site aims to be as interactive and open-source as possible. We intend to address, in numerous ways, the […]

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Humour Sermons

A Warning to Preachers

Facing a weekend during which I will give one presentation, one seminar and two sermons, this warning from Asbo Jesus is a timely one. This post is more than a year old. It is quite possible that any links to other websites, pictures or media content will no longer be valid. Things change on the […]

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Sermons Theology

More on Sermons and the Word of God

Bruce Alderman has picked up on an earlier post of mine and written a thoughtful post on how the Word of God and preaching interact. You can find it here. This post is more than a year old. It is quite possible that any links to other websites, pictures or media content will no longer […]