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Rev Paul Bester
December 3, 2014

Enriched are the pure in heart

Enriched are the pure in heart

Matthew 5:8 Jesus says “Blessed are the pure in heart for they shall see God”. I have a picture of a little boy probably about 7 years old.  He has his arms outstretched, his head thrown back, his eyes closed and his small laughing mouth wide open.  It looks as if the sun is shining […]

November 19, 2014

Light Up Your World

Light Up Your World

In Matthew 5:14 Jesus said ‘You are the light of the World’. You are called to be a Christ Light And I mean really called, in a special way, in the sense that you are chosen. If we ever host the Olympic Games, we would need to do some careful planning.  One of the traditional […]

October 1, 2014

The Denarius of Grace

The Denarius of Grace

This parable of Jesus can have several titles. Here are some suggestions: The Labourers in the Vineyard Last in jumps the Queue The Unfair Employer A Surprise in the Wage Packet God’s Unexpected and Extravagant Generosity My choice for a title is The Denarius of Grace The Extravagant Goodness of God

September 15, 2014

Jesus asks who do you say I am?

Jesus asks who do you say I am?

The answer to this question is crucial for both our personal faith and for the survival and integrity of the Church as the body of Christ.