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e-News | Fri 11th Sept ’20

“Only Believe…There two words were spoken by Jesus on several occasions…”

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e-News | Thurs 3rd Sept ’20

“Our natural human instinct wants to go back to where we were, how it was, and what we knew.
But we can’t go back, for the call of God is always upwards and onwards. God always does more not less…”

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eNews | Thurs 27th August ’20

This pandemic is changing priorities for very many people, as they ask, ‘is the life I’ve got the one I want?’

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eNews | Thurs 20th August ’20

“I’m sure that all of us at one time or another have marvelled at apparently small incidental things that happened which went on to have a profound impact, maybe even changed the course of our lives.”

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eNews | Fri 14th August ’20

Here’s a good question, when is enough NOT enough..?

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eNews | Thurs 6th August ’20

“God is doing a new thing, and for it to happen you have to be in the picture.”

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eNews | Thurs 30th July ’20

“Our world has changed forever, the shape of church has changed but the grace of God knows no limit or boundary.”

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eNews | Thurs 23rd July ’20

Gathering together is important also, although it’s style might change. We are planning to introduce meetings with limited numbers from Sunday 13th September.”

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eNews | Thurs 16th July  ’20

“In this week’s e-news we want to keep you up to speed with developments concerning our church and changes in the nation..”

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eNews | Fri 10th July  ’20

“Yesterday the Scottish Government announced that from 15th July places of worship can open again – in a very restricted capacity….”

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eNews | Thurs 9th July  ’20

“I ask this question and tell this story to reflect on a much more important point. What do we wear when we come to meet with God? I mean, when we come to pray about all the things that concern us, our families and jobs and work and ministry? What do we wear…”

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eNews | Thurs 2nd July  ’20

“We heard last week as I shared on “Beautiful Feet” that our world has changed for ever, but that includes the church too…”

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eNews | Day 6 Prayer & Fasting June ’20

“And so, with that in mind are you ready to receive and step into all that God has for you this next month? Are we ready to be ‘…released at the same moment into the glorious times ahead…’?..”

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eNews | Day 5 Prayer & Fasting June ’20

“Jesus said these words and recorded them in His word..”

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eNews | Day 4 Prayer & Fasting June ’20

“Fasting is more about longing for the power and presence of Jesus..”

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eNews | Day 3 Prayer & Fasting June ’20

“There is nothing quite like making a commitment to regular prayer and fasting..”

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eNews | Day 2 Prayer & Fasting June ’20

Nothing creates a hunger for God quite like a hunger for God!…”

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eNews | Day 1 Prayer & Fasting June ’20

“Welcome to our pre-Surge month week of prayer and fasting…”

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eNews | Thurs 18th June ’20

“Never before have you and I had an easier path by which to share God’s love with both our local and global neighbours…”

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eNews | Thurs 11th June ’20 

“I used to often ask leaders ‘when was the last time you did something for the first time?’
Since we all know that if we keep doing the same old same old – nothing changes right?..”

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eNews | Sat 6th June ’20 

“We can only find one law asked of us in the New Testament, and it’s so important it’s called the Royal law. Meaning it’s coming direct from the throne of heaven itself…”

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eNews | Weds 3rd June ’20

“George Floyd, me and Jesus – If ever a picture spoke a thousand words, it was this one…”

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eNews | Thurs 28th May ’20

“…He also tells us where we are now standing, he calls it ‘this grace’, meaning this special place of favour with God…”

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eNews | Thurs 21st May ’20

Loose That Man And Let Him Go...Jesus gave this instruction to the watching crowd just after He raised Lazarus from the dead…”

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eNews | Thurs 14th May ’20

“Church will be every different after this. It’s not coming back to the same, but it is coming back to better, at least if we seize the day

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eNews | Thurs 7th May ’20

Post by Pastor Andrew Owen, Senior Pastor, Destiny Church.

“The world and its system is being reset, I think, that whilst God is in no ways behind a deadly virus, I do think He has pressed the re-boot button.”

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eNews | Fri 1st May ’20

Post by Pastor Andrew Owen, Senior Pastor, Destiny Church.

“Did you know that more than 2,500 years ago a prophet prophesied that God promised a population explosion inside His faith community that would exceed all expectations?…”

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eNews | Weds 22nd April ’20

Post by Pastor Andrew Owen, Senior Pastor, Destiny Church.

“Some of you will remember our dear friends Daniel and Doris Ho from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. They came to minister to all our leaders last year and speak at some of our churches…”

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eNews | Thurs 16th April ’20

Post by Pastor Andrew Owen, Senior Pastor, Destiny Church.

“Habakkuk prophesied it, the Bible tells us it, the righteous shall live by faith, or more closely the text reads, the righteous shall live by His faithfulness, aren’t you glad that you KNOW Him?”

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eNews | Weds 8th April ’20

Post by Pastor Andrew Owen, Senior Pastor, Destiny Church.

“The stakes were high, Jesus was coming to the end of His earthly ministry, and the ultimate sacrifice was just a short time away. But it was to happen in God’s perfect timing, not at the devil’s bidding…”

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eNews | Thu 2nd April ’20

Post by Pastor Andrew Owen, Senior Pastor, Destiny Church.

“God made promises for days like these and He fully intends to keep them to all those who look to Him. Psalm 91 is a case in point…”

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eNews | Thu 26th March ’20

Post by Pastor Andrew Owen, Senior Pastor, Destiny Church.

“We may be told to social distance from each other but instead we are learning to socialise at a distance WITH each other, more people are connecting than ever before…”

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eNews | Mon 23rd March ’20

Post by Pastor Andrew Owen, Senior Pastor, Destiny Church.

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eNews | Sat 14th March ’20

Post by Pastor Andrew Owen, Senior Pastor, Destiny Church.

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eNews | Prayer & Fasting – Day 7

Post by Pastor Craig Denham, Lead Pastor, Destiny Church.

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eNews | Prayer & Fasting – Day 6

Post by Pastor Craig Denham, Lead Pastor, Destiny Church.

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eNews | Prayer & Fasting – Day 5

Post by Pastor Craig Denham, Lead Pastor, Destiny Church.

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eNews | Prayer & Fasting – Day 4

Post by Pastor Craig Denham, Lead Pastor, Destiny Church.

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eNews | Prayer & Fasting – Day 3

Post by Pastor Craig Denham, Lead Pastor, Destiny Church.

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eNews | Prayer & Fasting – Day 2

Post by Pastor Craig Denham, Lead Pastor, Destiny Church.

“Today as you fast and pray,  what decisions do you need to make before the Lord?”

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eNews | Prayer & Fasting – Day 1

Post by Pastor Craig Denham, Lead Pastor, Destiny Church.

“Do you want to know the secret of making it a success? Read the verse again and notice these words… ‘that we might humble ourselves before our God and ask him for a safe journey for us and our children, with all our possessions'”

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eNews | Prayer & Fasting JAN ’20

Post by Pastor Craig Denham, Lead Pastor, Destiny Church.

“Are you ready to fast and pray to see answers come and breakthroughs happen like never before?

Every one of us can play a hugely important part in our corporate fast and every one of us can exercise our faith to expect things to happen at a new pace of grace.”

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eNews Sat 4th Jan ’20

Post by Pastor Andrew Owen, Senior Pastor, Destiny Church.

“Join me tomorrow night in person or via live-stream as I map out our next steps under the heading PRO-vision. God is both for vision and is our provision in it….”

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eNews Fri 8th Nov ’19

Post by Pastor Andrew Owen, Senior Pastor, Destiny Church.

“All men dream, but not equally. Those who dream by night in the dusty recesses of their minds, wake in the day to find that it was…”

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eNews | Sat 26th Oct ’19

Post by Pastor Andrew Owen, Senior Pastor, Destiny Church.

“These have been a momentous few days. We launched our new Legacy ministry on Thursday night… It was a brilliant night, with lots of new people…”

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October eNews ’19 | Battle Winners – Your day has arrived!

Post by Pastor Andrew Owen, Senior Pastor, Destiny Church.

“Hey there’s one day to go to our pivotal and essential apostolic women’s conference. Diamonds 2019 in Gorgie, Edinburgh is ready and waiting for you; and there are a few seats left! Never before have we needed so much unity, never before have we needed such a focus and never before have the younger generation needed us to be so bold.”

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September eNews ’19 | The Legacy of Your Life

Post by Pastor Andrew Owen, Senior Pastor, Destiny Church.

“Often times we only think about such things at challenging moments. Maybe you have faced a serious illness, maybe you have reached retirement, or maybe as I tragically heard this week, a young mum took her own life leaving 2 children behind. If that was your friend or relative, it would cause you to ask the biggest of questions.”

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September eNews ’19 | Vision Sunday

Post by Pastor Andrew Owen, Senior Pastor, Destiny Church.

“This Sunday night it’s ‘Vision Sunday’ where we share on our hopes, dreams and ambitions for the next season. But it’s also the first part of a very important teaching series called ‘The Legacy of Your Life’.”

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August eNews ’19

Post by Pastor Andrew Owen, Senior Pastor, Destiny Church.

“If you measure the wrong things you will get a wrong result….We has human beings are obsessed it seems with measuring things…”

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August eNews ’19

Post by Pastor Andrew Owen, Senior Pastor, Destiny Church.

“The Legacy Of Your Life.
I love the story of the three rooms. It goes like this…”

 

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Surge 19 – e-News July ’19

Post by Pastor Andrew Owen, Senior Pastor, Destiny Church.

“A huge big thank you to all our amazing staff and outstanding volunteers who made Surge ’19 such a significant time. So many people have passed on messages of appreciation and thanks.

 

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Surge 19 – Prayer & Fasting Day 8

Post by Pastor Andrew Owen, Senior Pastor, Destiny Church.

“Here we are at Surge-eve, and we are so looking forward to an amazing 48 hours together. I love this verse from my reading today…

 

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Surge 19 – Prayer & Fasting Day 5

Post by Pastor Andrew Owen, Senior Pastor, Destiny Church.

“In the heat of the battle they went for the royal chariot, and at the last moment realised it was not the King, it was a decoy in disguise. But a random arrow, shot by a random archer found its way to the real Ahab and struck him, leaving him to die soon after.”

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Surge 19 – Prayer & Fasting Day 3

Post by Pastor Andrew Owen, Senior Pastor, Destiny Church.

“There are lots of articles written about this subject by atheistic philosophers and historians, and they conclude there is no sense to it, no stellar reason for it, other than 7 is a perfect number.”

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Surge 19 – Prayer & Fasting Day 1

Post by Pastor Andrew Owen, Senior Pastor, Destiny Church.

“Some people are always in the wrong place at the wrong time. Could you imagine having been invited by the 120 to wait with them for the Holy Spirit, and then you decided to take a weekend break on the day it happened?”

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Thy Kingdom Come – Day 10

Post by Pastor Andrew Owen, Senior Pastor, Destiny Church.

“The ten days between Ascension and Pentecost was a long wait. I don’t think those early disciples had made the connection, which is obvious to us who now read the Bible.”

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Thy Kingdom Come – Day 9

Post by Pastor Andrew Owen, Senior Pastor, Destiny Church.

“This weekend marks Pentecost, that moment when after ascending back into heaven, we are sent the Holy Spirit, and the world has never been the same again. Filling our lives, empowering the church.”

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Thy Kingdom Come – Day 7

Post by Pastor Andrew Owen, Senior Pastor, Destiny Church.

“It was only a few years ago that I accidentally discovered who ‘Nike‘ was and why the company uses the famous tick as its logo.
We were visiting the famous city of Ephesus of Paul and Bible fame.”

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Thy Kingdom Come – Day 6

Post by Pastor Andrew Owen, Senior Pastor, Destiny Church.

“Prayer is a journey, we have to learn how to pray. Some of us start off thinking that prayer is us spending time telling God what He already knows, and others think prayer is not asking for much at all but simply quietly reflecting and meditating.”

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Thy Kingdom Come – Day 5

Post by Pastor Andrew Owen, Senior Pastor, Destiny Church.

“Just a few years ago I went back to university to pursue a masters degree in community development. On the first day of class, our course lecturer asked us why we had signed up? We were mostly mature students who didn’t actually need the qualification to get a better job. So why bother? The unanimous answer, we all wanted to change the world!”

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Thy Kingdom Come – Day 4

Post by Pastor Andrew Owen, Senior Pastor, Destiny Church.

“One of our greatest values around our church is our understanding of Grace!
It’s not what we can do to save ourselves and so come to God, but what He has done to save us.
Paul reminds us He did this when we were very far from God – busy going our own way.”

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Thy Kingdom Come – Day 3

Post by Pastor Andrew Owen, Senior Pastor, Destiny Church.

“I think the biggest promise Jesus ever made was I will never leave you. This means that He is in that work place with us, both helping us and helping us to help them.”

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Thy Kingdom Come – Day 2

Post by Pastor Andrew Owen, Senior Pastor, Destiny Church.

“As we reflect on Thy Kingdom Come today let’s make it a day of praise & thanksgiving.
Thank God for all those people around you, working with you, believing for you. Thank God for your family & your church family. Even if it’s tough at the moment, God will bring you through.”

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Thy Kingdom Come – Day 1

Post by Pastor Andrew Owen, Senior Pastor, Destiny Church.

“Today we join in a global initiative of prayer.
Millions around the world are praying together.
Today is Ascension day, the day that marks Jesus’ return to heaven. In that moment we learn…”

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Do you need a breakthrough?

Blog by Pastor Andrew Owen, Senior Pastor, Destiny Church.

“C.H. Spurgeon said, what God has made prominent in His word He wants conspicuous in our lives. Miracles are very prominent in the Bible. God is a God of miracles and He has revealed Himself as such.”

Read the full blog here.


Happy Easter | 2019

“Today is Good Friday, a day when the greatest act of love ever shown to man was outworked in a day now past, but it’s shaken eternity whilst changing the present for so many people. Jesus died for us when we were a million miles from God.”

We publish eNews for our Church Members and friends of Destiny, these include updates, encouragements and news!

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Day 7 | Make It In March – Prayer & Fasting

‘Nothing will be the same again!
Every single prayer is important to God, so important that Revelation tells us that He collects them up and that they are like incense to Him.’

We publish eNews for our Church Members and friends of Destiny, these include updates, encouragements and news!

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Day 6 | Make It In March – Prayer & Fasting

‘But back to our 666.
The big story of the Bible is always about choices. Who will you have as Lord and King over your life?’

We publish eNews for our Church Members and friends of Destiny, these include updates, encouragements and news!

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Day 5 | Make It In March – Prayer & Fasting
‘Can you remember which is the first ever recorded prayer in the Bible?
I guess it can be a bit of a trick question – but definitely one worth looking at.’

We publish eNews for our Church Members and friends of Destiny, these include updates, encouragements and news!

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Day 4 | Make It In March – Prayer & Fasting

‘One thing for sure is that there is a clear sound going amongst us at the moment. It’s coming through our praying, our prophesying and birthing with anticipation in our spirits.’

We publish eNews for our Church Members and friends of Destiny, these include updates, encouragements and news!

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Day 3 | Make It In March – Prayer & Fasting

None of the above are biblical fasting.
Whilst it may be good to do with out any of these things for extra time to pray or focus, fasting always has to do with food!’

We publish eNews for our Church Members and friends of Destiny, these include updates, encouragements and news!

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Day 2 | Make It In March – Prayer & Fasting

John Wesley once said,
‘It seems like God is limited by our prayer life. He can do nothing for humanity unless someone asks him to do it.’ 

We publish eNews for our Church Members and friends of Destiny, these include updates, encouragements and news!

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Day 1 | Make It In March – Prayer & Fasting | Mon 25th March ’19

“Fasting has always been part of a normal relationship with God!

Matthew chapter 6 confirms this simply by assuming we will fast…’When you fast…'”

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Make It In March | Fri 22nd March ’19

“Have you ever wondered which is the most quoted Old Testament verse within the New Testament? It surprised me when I discovered it. It’s this verse..

We publish eNews for our Church Members and friends of Destiny, these include updates, encouragements and news!

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Make It In March // Destiny United | Fri 1st March

“Our direction of travel is positive, our aim strong and the empowering grace of God is with us. And as we now so often say when speaking of our values…

We publish eNews for our Church Members and friends of Destiny, these include updates, encouragements and news!

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The Power of ONE | eNews | 16th Feb ’19

“We are familiar with atonement, the dynamic doctrine that teaches that Jesus was the Lamb of God taking away…

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ONE-TED | eNews | 8th Feb ’19

“‘The Power of ONE’ kicked off to a full house at 1st Sunday // Destiny United this last week as we considered the power of one baptism. 

We publish eNews for our Church Members and friends of Destiny, these include updates, encouragements and news!

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The Power of ONE | eNews | 1st Feb ’19

“‘Take on the impossible’ said Peter Pretorius at a staff day he and Ann took for us just last year, and they for sure did just that.”

We publish eNews for our Church Members and friends of Destiny, these include updates, encouragements and news!

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Day 7 | Prayer & Fasting

“What if these two hadn’t insisted at the door of their house? What if they thought, ‘it’s late, we’re tired, and that’s enough Bible study for one night?’ What if they hadn’t pressed further?…”

We publish eNews for our Church Members and friends of Destiny, these include updates, encouragements and news!

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Day 6 | Prayer & Fasting

“Prayer and fasting is all about pushing through. It’s a relentless conviction based on the Word of God, holding on to the hope that God means everything that He said…”

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Day 5 | Prayer & Fasting

“When we pray as we are doing this week, we are asking God for what He’s already promised. We are praying that God will…”

We publish eNews for our Church Members and friends of Destiny, these include updates, encouragements and news!

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Day 4 | Prayer & Fasting
“We never hear from anyone again about the most remarkable miracle that just happened. Today, had such a thing happened with a ministry, books would have been written…”

We publish eNews for our Church Members and friends of Destiny, these include updates, encouragements and news!

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Day 3 | Prayer & Fasting

“This is NOT a week of prayer, it is a week of prayer and FASTING, and I am encouraging us all to see the difference and involve, both for our own breakthroughs and the church’s.”

We publish eNews for our Church Members and friends of Destiny, these include updates, encouragements and news!

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Day 2 | Prayer & Fasting

“The Bible teaches that there are many different kinds of prayers, all of them important, all of them full of promise…”

We publish eNews for our Church Members and friends of Destiny, these include updates, encouragements and news!

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Day 1 | Prayer & Fasting

“Prayer & Fasting resets the set point. Just like a room’s temperature is set by the thermostat, and then stays constant at that point, we kind of get used to…”

We publish eNews for our Church Members and friends of Destiny, these include updates, encouragements and news!

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“Count Me In” | eNews | 3rd December

We publish eNews for our Church Members and friends of Destiny, these include updates, encouragements and news!

“From this moment, we can both say nothing has changed, and yet everything has changed.
We have decided afresh to follow Jesus – and many new people (over 100+) have made the same decision.”

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“Destiny” | eNews | Sat 3rd November

We publish eNews for our Church Members and friends of Destiny, these include updates, encouragements and news!

“The next step in the journey includes this brand-new teaching series, Destiny – ‘How to find and fulfil your God given calling’. Surprisingly, we have never taught on this subject before, so it’s a first for all of us.”

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“Immediately” | eNews | Fri 28th Sept ’18

We publish eNews for our Church Members and friends of Destiny, these include updates, encouragements and news!

“Do you have a habit of over using a particular word?  Especially when you’re trying to tell someone about something important or interesting?”

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