I AM JOSEPH – I am a raw material (Day 1)

I AM JOSEPH – I am a raw material (Day 1)

This morning, we’ve been working on deconstructing the story-book version of the story of Joseph many of us have grown up with…a lovely wee rainbow coat, Andrew Lloyd Weber, and the rest. Whilst our poor Mark Baxter began to read the story in a ‘nicey-nice’ way, he was wrestled to the ground by Matt Graham, […]

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I AM JOSEPH (well, not really…)

I AM JOSEPH (well, not really…)

Hello from the Livewire team! I’m sitting here in an empty Diamond (which, by the way, has been redone and is oh-so-classy…come and have a look…Brian Houston will be playing in it on Tuesday night, double bonus!) whilst the guys set up their instruments on stage. The team will be arriving soon, ready to meet […]

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Packed tent on a July November evening

Packed tent on a July November evening

It looked and felt more like winter than midsummer. But the tent was packed for the second evening celebration of New Horizon 2011. One of the features of the evening, following on from last night, was the theme of “What has New Horizon meant to you?” This year folks are encouraged to share their stories. Stephen […]

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Typos, Reds and an Influential Prophet: First evening at New Horizon 2011

Typos, Reds and an Influential Prophet: First evening at New Horizon 2011

So New Horizon 2011 is underway. After all the preparations, at ten past seven Ian Hannah and his band launched into the opening songs (yes – you need to get there early). The ever-popular safety announcement made the start official, and a very tanned Stephen Cave took to the stage for the announcements. It turns […]

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Prayer tent and quiet Room

Prayer tent and quiet Room

Prayer Tent The Prayer Tent at New Horizon is the place to go if you would like someone to pray with you – either after the Morning Bible Reading or after the Evening Celebration. There you will find members of the Pastoral Support Team who will be prepared to spend time with you to pray about […]

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Latest New Horizon 2011 news

Latest New Horizon 2011 news

New Horizon 2011 is almost here and this weekend, if you are around the University of Ulster in Coleraine, you will start to see preparations being made for the site set up. Everything will be in place in time for the opening Evening Celebration on Saturday 16th July, starting at 7.30pm. During the course of […]

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Unleashing the… seminars!

Unleashing the… seminars!

Seminars support the Bible study and Evening Celebration programme by exploring the main theme from a variety of different angles. This is the beauty of the full New Horizon event that we can creatively engage with the Bible in many ways and that we can invite a variety of voices to underwrite the overall teaching […]

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Truth…?

Truth…?

Having Google’d the word ‘truth’ I got 378,000,000 results in 0.09 seconds! Everything from philosophy sites to jewellery sites, cigarette sites to perfume sites. There’s even a drum kit site. Truth – a product ready to be peddled for the right price. Yet, as we all know in this day and age “one man’s truth […]

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The Kings Speech

The Kings Speech

            The spectacular success of The King’s Speech is one of the biggest news stories of this past year. Award after award has been gathered by cast, Director and all involved in the production. The stammer of George VI and the masterly tuition of Lionel Logue combine to make a story which is compelling intriguing […]

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