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Bishop Peter Brain Reflection 35: The Common Good

REFLECTIONS & ENCOURAGEMENTS: understanding and growing through the covid-19 challenge. Bishop Peter Brain Reflection 35: The Common Good Our prayers were led on Sunday morning by one of our senior believers. Extempore of necessity, given his failing eyesight, and with the full benefit of a lifetime of personal and public prayer, both as a Presbyterian…

Bishop Peter Brain Reflection 34: Pandemic Prayer

REFLECTIONS & ENCOURAGEMENTS: understanding and growing through the covid-19 challenge. Bishop Peter Brain Reflection 34: Pandemic Prayer Last Sunday evening we prayed: O God, the protector of all that trust in you, without whom nothing is strong, nothing is holy: increase and multiply upon us your mercy, that, with you as our ruler and guide,…

Lord’s Prayer advert banned from UK cinema chains by Digital Cinema Media for fear of causing offence

Lord’s Prayer ad banned from UK cinema chains by Digital Cinema Media for fear of causing offence A pre-Christmas advert promoting prayer has been banned from Britain’s biggest cinema chains for fear of causing offence, to the bewilderment of the Church of England. The 56-second advertisement features believers from various walks of life — including…