Dawkins Believes But Wouldn’t Call it God

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Dawkins, a frequently ferocious critic of religion, told Times reporter Ruth Gledhill that he subscribes to ‘Einsteinian religion’. He defined this as a ‘reverence for the Universe and life, which has nothing to do with the supernatural’. He says he is open to Einstein’s belief in ’something that our mind cannot grasp’ that is behind […]

News From our Global Church

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It is great to have so many young people from so many different nations worshipping among us. And when we see them coming to faith in Christ we celebrate with them. It is also exciting to hear of their adventures after they have gone from us. We think of them as our “global church”. We […]

News from Geneva!

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Those of you who remember Harry and Debee will be delighted to hear that Debee gave birth to a daughter on Thursday evening – Roshani Sara Grace. We praise God for her safe arrival and pray God’s blessing on the family. We will update this post with a photo when we have one. Harry has […]

Abi’s News From Nigeria

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Hello everyone! In case you’ve forgotten me, my name’s Abi and I was at Elim church, York while at University (2003-2006). Since graduating last summer, I spent 8 months at home searching for work and trying every day to trust that God would provide something amazing…He is so faithful! 10 Three weeks ago, I flew […]

Roman Catholics in Brazil Now Copying Pentecostals

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In an article on the BBC web site (‘Catholic Church tested in Brazil’ by Gary Duffy, Sao Paulo) the Pentecostals are mentioned. The Pentecostal churches, referred to here under the umbrella title of “evangelicals” – which includes other Protestant churches – are a powerful force in Brazil, with growing media empires, significant political representation, and […]