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SWBA Diaries No. 19

What are your ‘go to’ verses of Scripture in times of uncertainty? Carl Smethurst (Regional Minister – Mission, South West Baptist Association) reflects on the well known words of Isaiah 30:15 but challenges us to read these wonderful words in the context they were written and then to consider how […]

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SWBA Diaries No. 18

Are you feeling like you’re in the doldrums at the moment? Does it feel like life’s ‘on hold’ right now? Does it seem like church is stuck in a rut? Carl Smethurst (Regional Minister – Mission) offers some encouragement from Psalm 27 for you and for the Church in the […]

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SWBA Diaries No. 17

“What might God be asking the Church to do differently in the future?” This seems to be a question being asked a lot amongst those in the Church as they reflect on lessons that God has been teaching us over the period of the coronavirus lockdown. Carl Smethurst (Regional Minister […]

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SWBA Diaries No. 16

“What might God be asking the Church to do differently in the future?” This seems to be a question being asked a lot amongst those in the Church as they reflect on lessons that God has been teaching us over the period of the coronavirus lockdown. Carl Smethurst (Regional Minister […]

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SWBA Diaries No. 15

“Expect great things from God; attempt great things for God.” Nigel Manges (Regional Minister – Ministry) reflects on the life of William Carey, founder of what is now BMS World Mission, for inspiration as we begin to restart life as lockdown is slowly relaxed… For other videos in the series, […]

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