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Jack Dawson’s Luck

Titanic is being re-released soon in the cinemas in a 3D form. Now I’m not one at all bothered by heading to 3D screenings, and I’m not one who spends a lot of money, but I’m pretty sure I’ll be … Continue reading

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Lent 2012: Day Three

Psalm 31:3 KJV¬†For thou art my rock and my fortress; therefore for thy name’s sake lead me, and guide me. Written before Jesus’ time the Psalmist (one of the Psalmists?) wrote this verse. I’ve taken it from the King James … Continue reading

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Love Yourselves

My first time preaching this morning. A wonderful two services. It was a delight to find that so many friends who aren’t members of my Church came along to join the family for the day, to support me and to … Continue reading

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Born Again

“The Na-vi say that every person is born twice. The second time is when you earn your place among the people, forever.” In Avatar, Jake says the above as he takes the final stage in becoming one of the Omtaicaya … Continue reading

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Oel ngati kameie

My mind’s flown back to Avatar again and again over the past few weeks. I went to the cinema to see it in 3D with my parents, again with some friends, then on TV when it showed on SkyMovies, and … Continue reading

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Living with the Amish

Last year I watched “World’s Squarest Teenagers”, where Amish youth came out of their ‘world’ and shared homes with college/gap year students, visiting nightclubs, going surfing, wearing jeans and such. It was entertaining and enjoyable if not a little odd. … Continue reading

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God in Music and Silence

I’ve been watching the BBC’s 1995 “The Choir” series, based on the novel by Joanna Trollope. Anthony Way sounds marvelous (below is his Panis Angelicus), the sounds are beautiful, and the music is a brilliant escape from all the noise … Continue reading

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