Love is a word which is used in so many ways. It is used to express feelings in all sorts of relationship types and it is sometimes used to express how much we enjoy a certain product etc. But what is love really?
THE GENERAL CONFERENCE OF THE NEW CHURCH
THE NEW CHURCH HISTORICAL SOCIETY
BULLETIN 36 JULY 2015
CONVENOR: Maeve Hawkins, 43 Morley Avenue, Chesterfield,
Derbyshire, S40 4DA England
CONSULTANT: Rev Norman Ryder, 51, Woodlands Drive
Chester CH2 3QQ England
TREASURER/SECRETARY: Pauline Grimshaw, The Manse, Church Street,
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COMMITTEE MEMBERS: John E Ford, Patrick L Johnson, Howard W Turner
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5TH GET-TOGETHER is at ...
The media often portray the world we live in as full of troubles. But now and then we are allowed glimpses of something else. Who could not be moved by the voice of a child allowing us to hush for a moment and hear the angels sing.....
21st June – New Church Day
reading: Genesis 1; Revelation 21; The True Christian Religion Chapter 14 Nos. 773 and 791
The whole of the Bible is one book written through many men over a period of more than fifteen hundred years. What is revealed in it by God, through these writers, offers insights on many levels, and we believe that Swedenborg ...
If we are observant we can see that all created things carry the signiture of the creator. Take the seed for example. The seed gives us a glimpse of how the infinute God is continually pouring into our world as if through a spiritual portal onto the physical plane.
Home Worship Services for June 2015 prepared by Marian Kidd
7th June – Water into Wine
reading: John 1 v. 1-18; John 2 v. 1-12; Arcana Coelestia 2649 (quoted below)
The Gospel of John establishes from the start that the Lord Jesus Christ is the one God of heaven and earth come into the world and that “grace and truth” came through Him. ...
Youth leader post!
We are looking for a Second Youth Leader
and are offering a salaried, permanent post for 16 hours weekly
Might you be the person we are looking for?
Do you feel called to be involved
in our work with children, youth and families?
Would you like more details?
Please contact Richard Cunningham
and send your application to him.
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"Possessed?" By Geoffrey Bentley
Mark 7:25 “As soon as she heard about Him, a woman whose little daughter was possessed by an evil spirit came and fell at His feet.”
Jeremiah 31:34 “For I will forgive their wickedness and remember their sins no more.”
During our Lord’s life upon earth, it was possible for people to become possessed by an evil spirit. ...
In this book Swedenborg details a life after death that consists of real experiences in a world quite similar to the natural world. According to Swedenborg, angels in heaven enjoy an active life of service to others. They sleep and... Read more →