Talks

“It’s Party Time” (Ezra 6 v13-22) John MacDiarmid

“It’s Party Time!”

(Ezra 6 v13-22)

You can’t beat a good celebration!

Whether you’re an out and out party animal, or a reserved “let’s keep it all quiet” sort of person – we all need to celebrate.

Last week was a great example of a nation celebrating, as a young royal married his princess. As the bishop said: “Two people fell in love, and we all turned up”. There’s plenty in the world to make us feel down – but

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“I give up!” (Ezra 5 v1-2; Haggai 1v1-12) (John MacDiarmid)

Talk given at Poole High School for Poole Christian Fellowship on 25 March 2018.

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References: Ezra 5v1-2 and Haggai 1 v1-12

Which of us has not used these words. Sometimes tongue in cheek, but often serious. Something that started off with such promise, optimism and hope – yet after a while we feel that we’re hitting

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“Ezra 4: Sabotage” (Sam Harris)

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Reference: Ezra 4