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Posts from December 2016

Christmas lights

We especially welcome visitors to our special Christmas services today! Each year the displays of Christmas lights outside people’s homes seem to get more elaborate and extensive, and Fleet High Street looks especially good this year.  Light is, of course, one of the great themes of Christmas – Isaiah prophesied some 700 years before the Incarnation that “The people walking in darkness…

God’s indescribable gift

The apostle Paul writes in 2 Corinthians 9v15: “Thanks be to God for His indescribable gift!”  He is, of course, referring to the gift of God’s Son, the Lord Jesus Christ, and the salvation that He offers us through His death and resurrection. At one level, the Christmas story of God’s great gift appears so simple – yet it is really about…