Matthew & Fiona: Update

To our dear Ignite Family, We miss you! It’s hard to believe we are now 2 months into a new life here in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. It has been a whirlwind of emotions, highs and lows, joy and frustration and adventure, tears and deep breaths. Here are some snippets… What’s different? Everything!! There is quite []
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Day 87 – Treasures in Heaven

1 Timothy 6 In this passage we have yet another example of how the Christian life is not just something you do on Sunday morning. As you walk in the Spirit, Jesus begins to have an effect on every area of your life and gives you a brand new worldview; a new way of seeing []
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Day 67 – Praise from Men vs. Favour of the King

John 18 This piece of Scripture is painful to read and yet should act as an encouragement to all of us. Jesus’ right hand man abandons him. His best friend. His closest confidant on earth. We read so much about Peter in the four gospel accounts, he goes everywhere with Jesus: ‘We have left everything []
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Day 47 – Love Hurts

Jeremiah 1 – 3 The opening passages in the book of Jeremiah are incredible, yet startling; beautiful, yet convicting. The distressing plea of God is painfully heartbreaking as he cries out to his beloved children time and time again: ‘What have I done to you? What fault have you found in me? Why are you []
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Day 7 – Stargazing with the Lord of Lords

Genesis 15 He took him outside and said, “Look up at the heavens and count the stars- if indeed you can count them.” Then he said to him, “So, shall your offspring be”.  What must it have been like for Abram to hear God utter those words? To hear God utter the impossible, or so []
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