Kick off the new year: WITH

We spent a lot of time during Advent talking about Immanuel, the name that the angel gave for Jesus.  It means ‘God with us’.  That name highlighted an action that changed everything about our world.  It is the real meaning of Christmas but it is also meant to give meaning to every moment of our

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Unexpected – Advent Week 3

Pat Ward continues our Advent series with a look at Matthew 1 and Joseph’s unexpected change. http://media.blubrry.com/theorchard/p/theorchardoxford.net/media/20161211.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 24:54 — 17.1MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS

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Unexpected – Advent Week 2

Pat Ward continues our Advent series with a look at Luke 1 and Mary’s unexpected calling. http://media.blubrry.com/theorchard/p/theorchardoxford.net/media/20161204.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 26:36 — 18.3MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS

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A few ideas for #GivingTuesday

If you’ve been on social media at all today, you know that #GivingTuesday is a day to celebrate kindness and show generosity.  A generous heart is a gift from God and it’s also a gift of God to our world in need. If you are caught up in the joy of #GivingTuesday but aren’t sure

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Unexpected – Advent Week 1

Pat Ward kicks off our Advent series with a look at Mark 1 and John the Baptist. http://media.blubrry.com/theorchard/p/theorchardoxford.net/media/20161127.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 29:51 — 20.5MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS

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The Great Divide

Don Ross preaches on bridging the Great Divide from John 17. http://media.blubrry.com/theorchard/p/theorchardoxford.net/media/20161120.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 28:36 — 19.6MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS

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Adoption

Special guest Jamie Trussell preaches on adoption and salvation from Ephesians 1. http://media.blubrry.com/theorchard/p/theorchardoxford.net/media/20161113.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 34:19 — 23.6MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS

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The Dawn’s Early Light 6

Pat Ward wraps up our series on Philippians and the politics of heaven with a look at Philippians 4 and contentment.   http://media.blubrry.com/theorchard/p/theorchardoxford.net/media/20161106.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 45:12 — 31.0MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS

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The Dawn’s Early Light 5

Pat Ward continues our series on Philippians and the politics of heaven with a look at Philippians 4 and peace. http://media.blubrry.com/theorchard/p/theorchardoxford.net/media/20161030.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 37:58 — 26.1MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS

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The Dawn’s Early Light 4

Pat Ward continues our series on Philippians and the politics of heaven with a look at Philippians 3 and influence. http://media.blubrry.com/theorchard/p/theorchardoxford.net/media/20161023.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 48:31 — 33.3MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS

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