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Funeral celebrant reprimanded over Lord’s Prayer

(Photo: Unsplash/Olivia Snow)A celebrant was left in tears after being told by a local council that she was breaking Covid rules by allowing a grieving family to recite the Lord's Prayer at a funeral service.  Alison Davies, 53, from Bridgend in south Wales, was reprimanded after conducting the funeral of a 94-year-old grandmother at Coychurch... Read more

‘I Felt the Lords Calling,’ Kathie Lee Gifford Says of New Film, Then Came You

'I Felt the Lords Calling,' Kathie Lee Gifford Says of New Film, Then Came You Kathie Lee Giffords latest movie has an inspiring message with a biblical foundation, even if its not a Christian film in the traditional sense. And even if she says it has PG-13 content.Then Came You, which opens in theaters this... Read more

What Taking the Lords Name in Vain Means

Life continues amid a pandemic, but it seems weve lost the stability we once enjoyed, both as individuals and also as a church. The hour is desperate. How should we respond? One option is to complain, feel pity for ourselves, and blame God. A more faithful option is found in an erudite and compelling new... Read more

Disappointment after House of Lords approves extreme abortion regulations for Northern Ireland

(Photo: Unsplash/Eva Dang)Pro-life advocates have expressed disappointment after the House of Lords voted 355 to 77 in favour of extreme abortion regulations for Northern Ireland. Among those opposing the imposition of the new abortion framework was Baroness O'Loan, whose amendment urging peers not to back the regulations was defeated. Speaking during the debate, she noted that the... Read more

Lords Committee critical of extreme NI abortion regime in second report

A highly influential House of Lord's Committee has again criticised the Government's approach to imposing abortion on Northern Ireland.The Secondary Legislation Scrutiny Committee, which scrutinises legislation parliament has granted the Government power to introduce, has released a new report highlighting even more concerns with the extreme regulations.Chief among the Committee's new criticisms is that neither the... Read more

Understand the Lords Love | Devotional by Phil Ware

I love the Lord. He heard my voice; he heard my cry for mercy. Because he turned his ear to me, I will call on him as long as I live. Psalm 116:1-2 Thought Understanding the Lord’s love, presence, and nearness should lead us to serve him and to deepen our relationship with him. While... Read more

Can Baptism and the Lords Supper Go Online?

Can baptism and the Lords Supper go online? For the next who-knows-how-long, churches in many parts of the world will be unable to gather. So pastors like me are lovingly scrambling for solutions. Theres no playbook for this. When the church cant gather physically, what can we do to encourage and nourish Gods people? Most... Read more

Ask Me Anything (Logos, Posting Pictures of Children, Lord’s Supper, Submitting to Government) – Tim Challies

I receive lots of feedback from readers of this site, and now and again attempt to answer some of the questions that come my way. Heres a new batch that offers brief answers to questions on Logos, posting pictures of children to social media, the Great Sermon Series of videos, celebrating the Lord’s Supper online,... Read more

The Battle is the Lords | Every day Devotionals by Ideas about God

[ad_1] Our enemies are God’s enemies, and He's an lively and aggressive Mighty Warrior towards them. We face an enemy that has already misplaced the battle however received’t concede and not using a fierce combat. Lots of the Psalms might appropriately be referred to as “Battle Psalms.” It was not by chance that essentially the... Read more

Podcast: Are We Undervaluing the Lords Supper? (Tim Chester)

[ad_1] This text is a part of the The Crossway Podcast sequence. The Significance of the Bread and Wine On this episode of The Crossway Podcast, Tim Chester, writer of Fact We Can Contact How Baptism and Communion Form Our Lives, discusses the Lord's Supper, explaining why he thinks many evangelical church buildings undervalue communion,... Read more

You Pray the Lords Prayer. However Do You Perceive It?

[ad_1] Lengthy earlier than C. S. Lewis ever spoke about mere Christianity, the traditional church father Vincent of Lerins referred to as us to carry what has been believed in all places, all the time, and by all. Each of those nice thinkers have been saying that whereas Christianity has many types and permutations that... Read more