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April 7, 2019

East Asia Area Seminar 2019

World Officers had already been in Kowloon, Hong Kong for a week by the time the East Asia Area Seminar began. From 18-22 March we had met as the World Executive to hear of developments in each Area, discuss various proposals and begin planning the next World Assembly in detail.…
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President's Prayer
April 1, 2019

A Call to Pray – April 2019

The events we recall at Passiontide and Easter evoke a mixture of emotions: fear and confusion, hopelessness and despair, turning to anticipation, awe, praise and thanksgiving. Current events in our world may produce in us some similar emotions. As we weep for those lives lost in the air crash of…
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President's Prayer
February 28, 2019

A Call to Pray – March 2019

‘Let mutual love continue.’ Hebrews 13:1 As delegates to the United Methodist Church General Conference in St Louis return to their homes, many will be deeply disappointed at the result while others will be convinced the best decision has been made. We pray for all United Methodists, in all their…
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President's Prayer
January 31, 2019

A Call to Pray – February 2019

‘Your steadfast love, O Lord, endures for ever. Do not forsake the work of your hands.’ Psalm 138:8b Eternal God, whose love is never-ending and unconditional, we come to you as people of your creation, to ask for forgiveness where we have gone astray, guidance to keep us in your…
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President's Prayer
January 1, 2019

A Call to Pray – January 2019

Therefore Jesus said again, “Very truly I tell you, I am the gate for the sheep… I am the gate; whoever enters through me will be saved. They will come in and go out, and find pasture. The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy; I have come…
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