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By June 19, 2013 0 Comments Read More →

The Paradoxical Commandments

Here’s those inspiring words we looked at on Sunday.  Enjoy! The Paradoxical Commandments by Dr. Kent M. Keith 1968  People are illogical, unreasonable, and self-centered. Love them anyway. If you do good, people will accuse you of selfish ulterior motives. Do good anyway. If you are successful, you win false friends and true enemies. Succeed anyway. […]

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The London Murder, An Eye for an Eye and the Power of Good
By May 24, 2013 0 Comments Read More →

The London Murder, An Eye for an Eye and the Power of Good

“Do not be overcome by evil, but overcome evil with good.”  Romans 12:2 I’m sure all of us have been sickened this week by the news of the brutal murder of Lee Rigby, the 25-year-old soldier from Manchester, who was hacked to death near his army barracks in Woolwich, South East London. Reading some of the […]

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RTG3: Strangers in our House
By May 10, 2013 0 Comments Read More →

RTG3: Strangers in our House

‘When I use a word,’ Humpty Dumpty said in rather a scornful tone, ‘it means just what I choose it to mean—neither more nor less.’ When I was young, I was always enthralled by Lewis Carroll’s wonderful imagination and the amazing twists and turns it allowed him to build into every page of his writing. […]

RTG2: Diagnosing our Blind Spots
By May 9, 2013 0 Comments Read More →

RTG2: Diagnosing our Blind Spots

For well over a decade now, I have been reading articles and books on the question as to why our modern Irish church is in such serious decline and there seems to be widespread agreement around a twofold answer. More times than not, the demise of our Irish church is blamed on changes in the […]

Rediscovering the Gospel
By May 8, 2013 Read More →

Rediscovering the Gospel

I’ve been a follower of Jesus for some thirty years now and for most of that time I’ve been struggling with a form of cognitive dissonance. The condition arises when what one believes to be true and what one knows to be true are not in alignment. My particular dissonance arises from two undeniable realities […]

By March 26, 2013 Read More →

Youth Group Seder Meal

  Eating at the MCC youth group is nothing new but on Sunday evening last week (24th Mar) we met together for a feast of a rather unusual kind. Using a liturgy provided by a Jewish family we walked ourselves through the various stages of a Seder meal, the dinner at which Jewish families traditionally […]

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By March 15, 2013 0 Comments Read More →

New MCC Website almost ready

We are delighted to say that our new MCC website is now almost ready for launch. More info to follow.

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