URC Daily Devotion 3rd December

Declare me innocent, O LORD;I’ve walked in blameless ways,And I have trusted in the LORD,not wav’ring all my days. Test me, O LORD, and try my heart;my inmost thoughts survey.Your love surrounds me; from your truthmy feet will never stray. I do not sit with worthless folk;I shun the hypocrite.I hate the wicked’s gatherings;with them […]

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URC Daily Devotion 29th November 2017

Then they took Jesus from Caiaphas to Pilate’s headquarters. It was early in the morning. They themselves did not enter the headquarters, so as to avoid ritual defilement and to be able to eat the Passover. So Pilate went out to them and said, “What accusation do you bring against this man?”   They answered, […]

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URC Daily Devotion 28 November 2017

So the soldiers, their officer, and the Jewish police arrested Jesus and bound him. 13 First they took him to Annas, who was the father-in-law of Caiaphas, the high priest that year.  Caiaphas was the one who had advised the Jews that it was better to have one person die for the people. Simon Peter […]

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URC Daily Devotion 27 November 2017

After Jesus had spoken these words, he went out with his disciples across the Kidron valley to a place where there was a garden, which he and his disciples entered. Now Judas, who betrayed him, also knew the place, because Jesus often met there with his disciples. So Judas brought a detachment of soldiers together […]

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URC Daily Devotion 25th November

Born in Southampton in 1674, Isaac Watts was educated at the local grammar school and had the opportunity to go on to university, but was unable to do so as he was a Dissenter – Oxford and Cambridge were only open to Anglicans.  Instead he attended the the Dissenting Academy at Stoke Newington. He received […]

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