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Tag: Devotion

You Are Special

On Wednesday 30, our school community came together to celebrate the graduating children of Curiosity 2022.  This Blessing Service is a significant milestone for the children as they are celebrated for the unique and precious children they are. There are many wonderful qualities that could be said of this group of children, however a special…
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Christmas Challenges

Have you ever read through the story of Jesus’ birth thinking about all the challenges that were encountered? Here are just a few: Mary was not married at the time of conception, a big problem in that time and culture. Mary and Joseph lived in Nazareth and the Messiah was to be born in Bethlehem,…
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Jesus and the Wise Men

  When decorating a Christmas tree, what do we put at the top?  A star! The star on the Christmas tree reminds us of the star God put in the sky for the wise men. They knew it was a sign that a special king had been born – who would become the greatest King…
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Lord of the Bogans

“Bogan is Australian and New Zealand slang for a person whose speech, clothing, attitude and behaviour are considered unrefined or unsophisticated”.  -Wikipedia Luke 2:8-14 Tells us that after the Jesus had been born in Bethlehem, something strange happened. Angels – God’s heavenly army – appeared and announced that the saviour had been born. Whoa! Now…
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Journey to Bethlehem- Mary and Joseph- The faithful ones…

In worship this week we had Eve and Emma join us from Endeavour College. We continued on our Journey to Bethlehem, with our focus on “Mary and Joseph…the faithful ones”. Have you ever tried to do the impossible? Eve challenged a few of us to empty boxes of tissues as fast as we could. No…
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Journey to Bethlehem- Isaiah- The first one…

Are you good at listening to clues, putting them together and figuring out what they all mean? Have a go… I am useful. It is highly likely that you will use me today. I come in handy when you need a bit of a rest from activity. I have legs but cannot walk. I usually…
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God’s Great Big Community

On the last weekend of the school holidays, my kids participated in the Minecraft Mob Vote. Apparently over 3.5 million people voted – and the Sniffer won, receiving over half the votes! Now, I don’t know a lot about Minecraft – which for some of you reading this may be a good thing, for others…
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No Need To Fear

Psalm 118:6 The LORD is on my side; I will not be afraid. (NIRV) What an amazing God! Why is it, that with such an awesome God as we have, so many people miss it? God isn’t going to leave us out or forget us. Choosing to believe that God can and will take care…
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Open the Door

Open the Door ‘Do not forget to entertain strangers, for by so doing some people have entertained angels unawares (Hebrews 13:1). Hebrews 13:1-6 Having given examples of those who lived by faith and encouraged his readers to persevere in the testing of their faith, the writer seems to sense he’s near the end of his…
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A Chapter or Two from Micah’s Faith Story

Can you share the story about the time when you first remember hearing about God? Can you tell us about a time when it was hard to trust God? Can you tell us about a bible verse or story that is important to you and why? This week we concluded our theme of ‘I am…
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