Tag Archives: resurrection

The Practice of Delight

Hi everyone. Rob here. My daughter (8) has taken to impersonating her Mum’s dancing. It is hilarious to watch. My son (10) went off on a passionate spiel the other day about a lesson he had learned at school. It was … Continue reading

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Resurrection Gifts

Hi everyone, Rob here. Easter Sunday in our church is an unusual day. We all know that it’s the high point in the Christian calendar: Christ overcomes death, the devil and the world, revealing who he is, vindicating all that … Continue reading

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Hearts Restored

Hi everyone, Rob here. This week I’d like to offer to you something I wrote a few years ago as I tried to capture what Easter would look like from a disciple’s perspective. I chose Peter and his thoughts after … Continue reading

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The Art of Reconstruction

Hi everyone, Rob here. February 22nd marked the 4 year anniversary of the Christchurch earthquake that killed 185 people and devastated large parts of the city, including much of the CBD. The reconstruction process has been slow, hampered by aftershocks, … Continue reading

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Through the Cross

Hi everyone, Rob here. Why don’t Christians wear an empty tomb around their necks? Admittedly it’s probably a bit tricky to manufacture and represent, but for the early Christians Jesus’ empty tomb was the defining symbol of their faith, not the cross. … Continue reading

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Coming Alive to the Kingdom

Hi, Rob here. Easter is fast approaching and I’ve been preparing for it in two different ways. One way has been to focus on Lent and we are doing a series at church on dying to self, dying to the world and dying … Continue reading

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Holy Freedom

Hi, Rob here. One of my favourite verses in Scripture is Psalm 119:32, “I run in the path of your commands, for you have set my heart free.” I love the connection between the freedom of the heart and the … Continue reading

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