Dear Friends,

The sixth commandment in the Decalogue (or the Ten Commandments) is one of the shortest and says in Deuteronomy 5:17 (NLT) “You must not murder." It condemns the deliberate, malicious, and unlawful taking of life. That is straight forward. Yet we are confronted everyday with the "cheapness of life" in this world.  We can become numb to it. But life is very sacred to the author of life, our Lord, who gives life as a gift. 

Most people think there is nothing wrong in getting angry. Getting it off our chest so to speak. The bible does say in Ephesians 4:26 (NKJV) "“Be angry, and do not sin”: do not let the sun go down on your wrath". That is taken from Psalm 4:4 (NKJV), where it says "Be angry, and do not sin. Meditate within your heart on your bed, and be still." How are we doing with that? It certainly puts some key boundaries (including length of time) on any so called "righteous anger" against another. 

Jesus goes to the heart of the problem in the Sermon on the Mount by saying if anger controls and dominates our relationship with another we have to deal with it very quickly or we will give the devil a foothold in our lives (Matthew 5:22, Ephesians 4:26). Any sin cherished and nurtured can lead to horrendous consequences for us and others. The answer is Jesus and letting His forgiveness of the cross and His life of the resurrection be in us through the Holy Spirit. That new life given to us by the Holy Spirit is very sacred. Then we can strive to say with the Apostle Paul, "For to me, to live is Christ, and to die is gain" (Philippians 1:21 NKJV)

Our services this Sabbath are listed below, both at the Great Yarmouth Church and the Lowestoft Church. Zoom and Facebook will be live-streamed from the Great Yarmouth Church. Steven George will be speaking at Great Yarmouth. Pastor Mark will be speaking at Lowestoft. Face coverings are once again compulsory in places of worship unless a person is exempt.

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(Zoom and Facebook will be live-streamed from the Great Yarmouth Church)
Upcoming Schedule 
  • Sabbath/Saturday, 10am. Sabbath School classes for all ages.
  • Sabbath/Saturday, 11.15am. Steven George will be speaking at Great Yarmouth. This will also be on Zoom and Facebook. Pastor Mark will be speaking at Lowestoft. 
  • Monday, 7.30pm. Bible Study and Prayer Meeting at Great Yarmouth and Zoom.
  • Tuesday, 7pm. Great Yarmouth Board Meeting on Zoom.

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Prayer Requests

“Do not worry about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known unto God” - Phil.4:6.
  • Pray for Greg, Liz's neighbour, who is facing brain surgery. And for the Medical Team. 
  • Pray for Shelia, Dorothy’s neighbour, who has not been well.
  • Pray for Myrtle Rhodes and her ongoing care.
  • Pray for Daniel and His school situation with his teacher.
  • Pray for Pearl’s brother, John, who has pneumonia.
  • Pray for Bill Butler. He was in ITU for 2 weeks, but is recovering.
  • Pray for Mike's brother in South Africa who is facing surgery and treatment for cancer.
  • Pray for Norma’s mum who has not been well and for her ongoing care. 
  • Pray for Norma's brother Forrest who has Covid.
  • Pray for the Eronmosele family after the loss of a devoted mother and wife.
  • Pray for Arlene, Pastor Walker's sister, who has a brain aneurysm and is facing surgery.
  • Pray for those who have shown interest in the church.
  • Pray for the leadership of our church.
  • Pray for the Victorio family who are now on their long-term mission in the Philippines.
  • Pray for those in our churches who are now home bound
  • Pray for all our young families, children & young people.
  • Pray for our Government.
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Upcoming Speakers and other Events


January 2022

  • 15th Saturday/Sabbath. Pastor Mark will be speaking at Great Yarmouth. Jerry Victorio at Lowestoft.
  • 22nd Saturday/Sabbath. Luka Mhishi will be speaking at Great Yarmouth. Pastor Mark at Lowestoft.
  • 29th Saturday/Sabbath. Pastor Mark will be speaking at Great Yarmouth. George Nyatanga at Lowestoft.

February 2022

  • 5th Saturday/Sabbath. David Andrews will be speaking at Great Yarmouth. Pastor Mark at Lowestoft.
  • 8th Tuesday. Great Yarmouth Board Meeting on Zoom.
  • 12th Saturday/Sabbath. Pastor Mark will be speaking at Great Yarmouth. John Sampson at Lowestoft.
  • 19th Saturday/Sabbath. Mike Clarry will be speaking at Great Yarmouth. Pastor Mark at Lowestoft.
  • 26th Saturday/Sabbath. This will be the final Sabbath for Pastor Mark and Norma in the District. There will be a combined service at Great Yarmouth, followed by a Fellowship Lunch (location to be confirmed). 
The Victorio family are now on their long-term mission in the Philippines, working as medical missionaries alongside the South Central Luzon Conference.  View their latest Newsletter Here. All expenses will be paid from their own pockets, estimated at £350-£400 per month.  One-off donations or a monthly commitment, are greatly appreciated.  Donate Here

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