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Posts by Graham Cooke

Jesus is Better!

Reflection on the Euros, as England lost in the final to Italy By Pastor Graham Cooke 13th July 2021 First of all, warmest congratulations to Italy on winning Euro 2020 (delayed!), by beating England in the final on penalties. It’s England goal-keeper, Jordan Pickford for whom I feel most sorry. After keeping us in the…

The Narrow Place

Passover thoughts from Tom Lori. As Jewish people around the world prepare their hearts to recount the story of how God brought us out of Egypt, God is highlighting new significance in certain elements of the Passover story as we find ourselves in the midst of the corona virus epidemic, which is bringing the nations…

Keeping our Secrets, or Keeping the Light?

Keeping our Secrets, or Keeping the Light? My wife recently presented me with a DVD of a film that she thought I’d like because, as she said, “it looks like the sort of film in which nothing really happens.” The Light Between Oceans stars Michael Fassbender (Tom) and Alicia Vikander (Isobel), and has recently been broadcast on BBC, so you may be…

Top Books Every Christian Should Read!

With the summer holidays approaching it is always good to be thinking about what books you might like to read while on the beach or whilst sat in a cafe (well we can dream). Now I know that it is always nice to take a good fictional novel away with us that we can get lost in but it is also worth…