March 2012

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From the editor: Give an account (Luke 16.2)
J Grant

Occasional Letters: Making the most of Micah
D Newell

Torchbearers of the Truth: Henry Venn (1725-1797)
J Brown

Book Reviews

The Lord Jesus Christ – Creator, Custodian and Consumator of this World (1)
H Barnes

The First Epistle to Timothy: Praying, Dressing and Teaching (1 Tim 2)
J Gibson

Question Box

Worship (1): Defined
M Sweetnam

Meditate Therein
C Jones

Christ’s Meeting with Zacchaeus (Luke 19.1-10)
C Cann

Biblical Gardens (5): The Garden Cemetery (Jn 19.38-42)
I Affleck Lossiemouth

My Meditation of Him shall be Sweet (Ps 104.34)
R Dawes

Into all the world: Evangelism in Liverpool
S Baker

The Lord’s Work & Workers

With Christ

Forthcoming Meetings

Notices

Forthcoming Meetings

SCOTLAND

MARCH 2

Dunfermline: Gospel Hall, Hospital Hill at 8.00pm. Ministry (Ephesians 5.22-6.9).

MARCH 2-4

Linwood: Gospel Hall, Bridge Street. Friday at 7.30pm, Ministry: J McMaster. Saturday at 6.30pm, Reports: J McMaster, B Aitken. Lord’s Day at 4.00pm, B Aitken.

MARCH 3

Culloden: Gospel Hall at 7.30pm. I Wilkie.

Gorgie: Gorgie Gospel Hall. Conference in Wester Hailes Baptist Church, 1 Clovenstone Park, Edinburgh EH14 3BG at 3.00pm. Ministering brethren expected.

Hamilton: Low Waters Gospel Hall at 6.30pm. N Mellish, R Cargill. Mr Mellish continues on Lord’s Day at 3.15pm and 6.30pm and Monday and Tuesday at 7.45pm in ministry.

Kennoway: Arnot Gospel Hall, Cupar Road at 7.30pm. A Gamble.

Kilmarnock: Elim Hall, Cuthbert Place at 6.45pm. A Summers (both sessions).

Livingston: Gospel Hall, Deans. Annual Conference at 3.00pm. C Hutchison, C Lacey, A Summers. Mr Lacey continues on Lord’s Day at 3.30pm and 6.30pm.

New Stevenston: Assembly Hall at 6.30pm. R Marshall, R McKeown. Mr McKeown continues in ministry Monday and Tuesday at 7.30pm.

Perth: Gospel Hall, Huntingtower Road, West Edge at 7.00pm. G McCracken.

Shieldhill: Gospel Hall at 6.30pm. P Coulson (Ministry & Report).

MARCH 9-10

Interlink Missionary Weekend: Hamilton College, Bothwell Road, Hamilton at 4.00pm. Friday 9th in Ebenezer Gospel Hall, Wishaw and Abbot Hall, Dunfermline, Missionary Focus. M Steer, A Mayo, A Little, A Park, P Maiden.

MARCH 10

Aberdeen: Holburn Gospel Hall. Annual Conference in Victoria Gospel Hall, Victoria Road at 3.00pm and 6.00pm. S Foster, D Mowat.

Ashgill: Bethany Hall at 6.45pm. W Banks, T Wilson.

Bannockburn: Gospel Hall at 7.00pm. Ministering brethren expected.

Bridge of Weir: Hope Hall at 7.00pm. P Coulson. Mr Coulson continues on Lord’s Day at 4.00pm and Monday to Thursday at 8.00pm.

Mayfield: Gospel Hall, Stone Avenue at 6.30pm. D Gillies, K A Munro

Methil: Gospel Hall at 7.30pm. P Richardson.

Prestwick: Bethany Hall, Glenburn at 7.00pm. D Lind.

Tayport: Gospel Hall. Friday 9th at 7.30pm, Saturday at 4.30pm and 7.00pm. J Hay. Mr Hay continues on Lord’s Day at 3.00pm.

MARCH 16

Dunfermline: Gospel Hall, Hospital Hill at 8.00pm. Ministry (Ephesians 6.10-24).

MARCH 17

Ayr: Gospel Hall, Prestwick Road. Bible Reading at 7.00pm. A deVille (Romans 8.18-39).

Carluke: Gospel Hall, Church Lane. Annual Conference at 3.30pm and 6.00pm. J Baxter, R Collings, R Miller.

Gourock: Bethany Hall, Drumshantie Road at 7.00pm. R Rabey. Mr Rabey continues on Lord’s Day at 3.45pm.

Kirkmuirhill: Gospel Hall at 6.30pm. W Banks, I Steele.

Larbert: Gospel Hall at 7.00pm. W Hannay.

Linthouse: Glasgow, Bethesda Hall at 7.00pm. J Gamble.

Muirhead: Gospel Hall, Conference at 2.30pm. J Brown, W Banks, F Munro.

Plains: Elim Gospel Hall at 6.30pm. J Hay, J Riddle. Mr Riddle continues on Lord’s Day at 3.00pm and Monday-Thursday at 8.00pm.

St Monans: Gospel Hall at 7.30pm. T Wilson.

Whitburn: West End Gospel Hall at 7.00pm. C Lacey, C Hutchison.

MARCH 24

Aberdeen: Fountain Hall, Woodside at 7.30pm. M Wilkie.

Hamilton: High Parks Gospel Hall at 6.45pm. A Cameron, R Cameron.

Kilwinning: Bridgend Gospel Hall. Annual Conference in Mansefield Trinity Church, Doura Way (just off Stevenston Road) at 3.00pm. R Cargill, S Gillespie, I Jackson. Mr Jackson continues in Bridgend Gospel Hall on Lord’s Day at 3.15pm and Monday to Thursday at 7.30pm.

Kirkcaldy: Gospel Hall at 7.30pm. J Buchanan.

Kirkconnel: Gospel Hall. Annual Conference in Miners Memorial Hall at 3.00pm. S MacDonald, T Wilson, J Grant. Mr Grant continues in ministry Monday to Thursday at 7.30pm.

MARCH 31

Ballingry: Gospel Hall, Southfield Avenue. Bible Reading at 7.00pm.

Falkirk: Thornhill Gospel Hall at 7.00pm. A Sinclair.

Prestwick: Bute Hall at 7.00pm. J Grant, W McKellar.

APRIL 7

Perth: Gospel Hall, Huntingtower Road, West Edge at 7.00pm. A Gamble.

N. IRELAND

FEBRUARY 12 - MARCH 4

Ballysillan: Gospel Hall. We intend, God willing, to have one week of Ministry followed immediately by two weeks of Gospel Meetings with N Emerson. Lord’s Days at 6.30pm and week nights at 8.00pm. Ministry topic: "The Church and its functions", with the use of a large chart. No meeting on Saturday evenings. During the Gospel Meetings tea will be served each evening.

MARCH 3

Ballymagarrick: Gospel Hall at 8.00pm. S Grant.

Ballymena: Cambridge Avenue at 8.00pm. J Wishart.

MARCH 4

Magherafelt: L Craig and P McCauley are expected for Gospel Meetings in the Gospel Hall.

MARCH 5-9

Ballymagarrick: Gospel Hall at 8.00pm. P McClarty.

Bloomfield: Gospel Hall at 8.00pm. D West.

MARCH 10

Ballymena: Cambridge Avenue at 8.00pm. I Jackson.

Hillsborough: Growell Gospel Hall at 8.00pm. M Radcliffe.

MARCH 12-15

Portstewart: Gospel Hall. Ministry at 8.00pm. I Jackson.

MARCH 17

Aughrim: Annual Conference at 7.30pm. J Wishart, R Pickering.

Ballymena: Cambridge Avenue at 8.00pm. J Fleck.

MARCH 16-19

Cork: Annual St Patrick’s Day Conference. I Jackson, P Coulson, K Kurian. Details from T W Webb, Innishannon, County Cork, email: twwandhfw@hotmail.com or phone 00353 21 4775116.

MARCH 21-23

Ballywatermoy: Gospel Hall at 8.00pm. Ministry with E Fairfield.

MARCH 24

Ballymena: Cambridge Avenue at 8.00pm. E Fairfield.

Granshaw: Gospel Hall. Annual Conference at 1.00pm.

MARCH 25-28

Ballyclare: Gospel Hall. W J Nesbit. Gospel on Lord’s Day and continuing in ministry.

MARCH 26-30

Ballycastle: Gospel Hall. Ministry with D Gilliland. Interest and support appreciated.

Kells: Gospel Hall. Bible Readings at 8.00pm with S Wells. Subject: "Outstanding Women of the Old Testament".

MARCH 30

Ahoghill: Gospel Hall. Annual Missionary Conference at 7.30pm. S Baker, K Kurian, W Webb.

MARCH 31

Ballymena: Cambridge Avenue at 8.00pm. C Hutchison.

Cardy: Gospel Hall at 7.30pm. K Kurian.

Craigavad: Gospel Hall at 7.45pm. J Fleck. Mr Fleck continues in ministry Monday 2nd-Friday 6th April at 8.00pm.

Kingsmills: Gospel Hall at 8.00pm. A Caldwell.

Portavogie: Annual Conference commences at 1.00pm. (See box advert.) Mr J R Baker continues in ministry Monday 2nd April-Thursday 5th April at 8.00pm.

APRIL 2-5

Kells: Gospel Hall. Ministry with D Gilliland.

APRIL 7-11

Belfast: Annual Meetings of Believers. (See box advert.)

APRIL 14

Hillsborough: Growell Gospel Hall. S Baker. Subject for the weekend: "Marriage and the Family".

APRIL 15

Bleary: Gospel Hall. Gospel Meetings with W Fenton and A Steele. Prayer valued for blessing.

Portstewart: Gospel Hall. Gospel Meetings with R Plant and S Moore.

APRIL 16-20

Bloomfield: Gospel Hall at 8.00pm. R McKeown.

APRIL 17-19

Glengormley: Gospel Hall. Ministry Meetings with F Sona (Canada) at 8.00pm.

APRIL 22-26

Ballyduff: Gospel Hall. P McClarty. Lord’s Day at 7.00pm; Ministry, Monday to Thursday at 8.00pm.

APRIL 23-27

Ballywatermoy: Gospel Hall at 8.00pm. Ministry with B Currie.

MAY 8-11

Ballinamallard: Gospel Hall at 8.00pm. Ministry with D Gilliland.

MAY 14-18

Ballyclare: Gospel Hall. Ministry with D Gilliland.

MAY 21-25

Bellaghy: Gospel Hall. Ministry with D Gilliland.

JUNE 1-5

Lurgan: Malcolm Road Gospel Hall. Annual Conference and Bible Readings. Friday evening to Tuesday.

JULY 9-20

Bushmills: Gospel Hall. Bible Readings at 8.00pm with R McKeown.

JULY 12

Ballybollan: Gospel Hall. Annual Conference.

ENGLAND & WALES

MARCH 2

Port Talbot: Gospel Hall at 7.30pm. R Collings.

MARCH 3

Ash Vale: Ash Vale Christian Assembly at 6.45pm. D Rudge.

Corby: Gospel Hall, Rockingham Road at 7.00pm. K Oh.

Cwmbran: Gospel Hall, Oakfield Road at 7.15pm. J Riddle.

Deri: Gospel Hall at 7.00pm. E Parmenter.

Ely: Gospel Hall, Ship Lane at 7.00pm. J Black. Mr Black continues on Lord’s Day at 4.00pm.

Great Yarmouth: Gospel Hall, Kitchener Road at 7.30pm. C Roberts.

Jarrow: Gospel Hall, Cambrian Street. Bible Reading at 4.00pm. Ministry at 6.45pm (John 21). W Stevely.

Liverpool & District: Newsham Park Chapel at 7.30pm. G Payne.

New Bradwell: Milton Keynes, Gospel Hall at 7.30pm. J Frost.

Prestwich: Gospel Hall, Venwood Road at 7.00pm. P Kaye.

Saltash: Gospel Hall, Moorlands Lane at 7.00pm. I Jackson. Mr Jackson continues on Lord’s Day at 7.45pm and Monday at 7.30pm.

Stoke-on-Trent: Gospel Hall, Fletcher Road at 7.00pm. J Hall.

Westcliff-on-Sea: Gospel Hall, Carlton Avenue at 7.30pm. K Totton.

West Mersea: Assembly Hall, East Road at 4.00pm and 6.00pm. M Hayward.

Wimborne: Emmanuel Gospel Hall at 7.00pm. A Stevenson.

MARCH 10

Bromborough: Gospel Hall, The Rake at 7.30pm. A Colgan. (Also on Thursday 8th, Friday 9th at 8.00pm and Lord’s Day 11th at 8.15pm. Subject: "Meekness and Temperance".) Also a combined Lancashire Gospel Tent Prayer Meeting and ministry meeting on Monday 12th at 7.45pm.

Caerphilly: Clive Gospel Hall at 7.00pm. C Lacey.

Cheshunt: Mill Lane Chapel at 7.00pm. J Lee.

Coventry: Gospel Hall, Church Street at 7.30pm. A Street.

Derby: Meeting Room, Curzon Street at 7.15pm. N Mellish.

Gorton: Gospel Hall, Highmead Street at 7.00pm. G Stewart.

Liverpool & District: Crete Hall at 7.30pm. R Parnaby.

Maidenhead: Parkside Christian Fellowship, St Luke’s Road at 7.00pm. D Rudge.

Northampton: Osborne Road Gospel Hall at 7.30pm. A Carew. Mr Carew continues on Lord’s Day at 4.00pm.

North Shields: Gospel Hall, Coach Lane at 7.00pm. S Ross.

Redditch: Foxlydiate Crescent Gospel Hall at 7.00pm. J Grant. Mr Grant continues Monday to Thursday at 7.45pm.

Southampton: Gospel Hall, Millbrook Road at 7.15pm. P Atkinson.

Tooting: Longley Road Gospel Hall at 7.00pm. D Rogers.

Warrington: Hope Hall, Hawthorne Street. Annual Conference at 3.00pm and 6.00pm. J Stubbs, S Baker. Mr Stubbs continues in ministry Monday to Thursday at 7.30pm. NB. Monday Prayer Meeting 7.30pm-8.00pm. Ministry at 8.00pm-9.00pm.

MARCH 17

Blackburn: Gospel Hall. Annual Conference at 3.00pm and 6.00pm. P McCauley, A Summers.

Butt Lane: Ebenezer Gospel Hall, Banbury Street. Conference at 4.00pm and 6.15pm. J Grant. Mr Grant continues Monday to Thursday.

Cheltenham: Bethany Gospel Hall at 7.30pm. J Coltman.

Harrogate: Woodfield Gospel Hall, Woodfield Grove at 7.30pm. T Coltman.

Harrow: Belmont Hall. Missionary Conference at 3.30pm and 6.30pm.

High Wycombe: Cherith Christian Fellowship, Desborough Avenue. Conference at 5.00pm. M Steer, Missionary Report, speaking about the Lord’s work in Iran. 6.00pm Tea, 7.00pm Ministry. More information at www.cherith.org.uk.

Leicester: York Street Gospel Hall (off Granby Street). Conference at 3.15pm and 6.15pm. J R Baker, S Arbuthnot.

Liverpool & District: Bethany Hall, Huyton at 7.30pm. A Wilson.

Mitcham Junction: Gospel Hall, Percy Road. Bible Reading at 7.00pm. R Catchpole (2 Peter 2.12-22).

North Shields: Gospel Hall, Coach Lane at 7.00pm. S McGahie.

Sheffield: Beighton Gospel Hall at 7.30pm. H Stewart.

MARCH 24

Basingstoke: Essex Hall, Essex Road at 7.00pm. L Currie.

Bournemouth: Drummond Hall, Boscombe. Annual Conference at 3.30pm and 6.15pm. R Hill, J Holifield.

Brierfield: Hebron Hall, Walter Street at 7.00pm. S Baker.

Coleford, Somerset: Gospel Hall at 7.00pm. J Riddle.

Coventry: Gospel Hall, Upper Hill Street at 7.30pm. P Kaye.

Derby: Gospel Hall, Brunswick Street at 7.00pm. S Clegg.

Golborne: Gospel Hall, Manor Street at 7.00pm. J Hall.

Hanworth: Gospel Hall at 7.00pm. J Whitmarsh.

Helions Bumpstead: Gospel Hall at 7.00pm. P Clarke.

Liverpool & District: David Street. Bible Reading at 5.00pm. Ministry at 7.30pm. J Hay.

Northampton: Gospel Hall, Spencer Bridge Road at 7.30pm. S Dunn.

North Shields: Gospel Hall, Coach Lane at 7.00pm. D Taylor.

MARCH 31

Bexleyheath: Bethany Hall, North Street at 7.00pm. C Roberts.

Biddulph: St John’s Road at 7.00pm. P Miller.

Dereham: Toftwood Gospel Hall, 28 Shipdham Road at 7.00pm. D West.

Higham Ferrers: Milton Hall, Milton Street at 7.30pm. J Salisbury.

Liverpool & District: Larkhill Hall at 7.30pm. T Galilee.

London: Hope Hall, 222 Kilburn Lane at 7.00pm. S Dunn.

Redcar: Gospel Hall, Edenhall Grove at 4.00pm and 6.15pm. B Martin.

Withington: Manchester, Gospel Hall, 16A Mauldeth Road at 7.00pm. A Young.

APRIL 6

Basingstoke: Essex Hall, Essex Road. Annual Conference at 3.00pm and 6.00pm in Hatch Warren Community Centre. J Riddle, J Allen.

Cheltenham and Gloucester: Bethany Gospel Hall. Good Friday Conference at 3.00pm and 6.00pm. R Hill, P Young.

Helions Bumpstead: Gospel Hall. Conference in Steeple Bumpstead Village Hall at 3.00pm and 6.00pm. S Grant, M Hill.

APRIL 6-7

Merseyside Assemblies Easter Conference: E Griffiths, J Coltman.

APRIL 6-9

North Shields: Tyneside Easter Conference. Friday and Monday at 4.00pm-5.00pm and 6.30pm-8.30pm. Saturday at 6.30pm-8.30pm. J Grant, S MacDonald.

APRIL 7

Ash Vale: Ash Vale Christian Assembly at 6.45pm. A Wiseman.

Bicester: Hebron Gospel Hall. Easter Conference at 7.30pm. E Fairfield, F Sona. Monday 9th at 3.00pm and 6.15pm. E Fairfield, F Sona.

Cardiff: Heath Gospel Hall. Annual Conference at 3.00pm and 6.30pm. A Higgins, A deVille. Also on Lord’s Day at 8.15pm.

Great Yarmouth: Gospel Hall, Kitchener Road at 7.30pm. D Rudge.

New Bradwell: Milton Keynes, Gospel Hall at 7.30pm. D West.

Westcliff-on-Sea: Gospel Hall, Carlton Avenue at 7.30pm. N Patel.

Wimborne: Emmanuel Gospel Hall at 7.00pm. P Scarsbrook.

APRIL 9

Appledore: Bethel, The Quay. Easter Conference at 3.45pm and 6.15pm. A deVille.

Coventry: Gospel Hall, Church Street. Easter Conference at 3.00pm and 6.00pm. P Young, D Hands.

Port Talbot: Gospel Hall. Easter Conference 6.00pm-8.00pm. A Higgins, T Coltman.

 

 

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