In this compelling encounter we see how evangelism works at its best: God knows the readiness of the potential convert and leads an evangelist to the encounter.
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A sermon by Bishop Robert C. Wright No preacher, at the beginning of a new ministry, could ask for a better lesson to preach from than the eighth chapter of the book of Acts. What a delicious story. Everything you could need is here. Everything we need to be God's church today is right here. … Continue reading SERMON FOR THE FEAST OF ST PHILIP THE DEACON
A special day today, 11 October, for the College of St Philip the Deacon in Exeter diocese, as this St Philip (not Philip the Apostle) has newly become our patron saint, as suggested by our Bishop. Today Exeter Cathedral will hold an inaugural Sung Evensong to celebrate, with Bishop Martin Shaw. If you're in the … Continue reading 11 OCTOBER: FEAST DAY OF ST PHILIP THE DEACON