NH 2014 News Update – Monday 4 August

New Horizon News – 4/08/2014 An enduring passion for His kingdom… The second of August arrived and the familiar sight of ‘The Big Blue Tent’ could only mean one thing – New Horizon 2014 was officially underway! Despite the weather, Saturday night saw a great crowd gather together for the Opening Celebration as Vaughan Roberts used […]

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God is in Control

Saturday 2 August New Horizon is 25 years old this year!! This week, we are thinking about what it means to have an enduring passion for God’s kingdom. Despite the rain, hundreds packed the main tent for the opening celebration with worship from New Irish Arts and speaker Vaughan Roberts. Author and speaker, Vaughan Roberts is […]

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Community as Cost

Community as Cost

Through poetry, parable, video, interview and lyric Chris Hunter led a powerful, creative, quiet and reflective late night seminar yesterday considering the nature of Christian community with the aim that it might illicit a new experience of worship. For Chris, it may be said, one does not enter the Christian community unscathed – one encounters […]

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Punching holes in the darkness

The story goes that a young Robert Louis Stevenson was intrigued as he watched the lamp lighter at work in the street: punching holes in the darkness. Last night’s session at New Horizon 2012 ended with thousands of people holding their mobile phones in the air as a reminder that Jesus, the Light of the […]

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Ghandi goes to New Horizon

Ghandi goes to New Horizon

If you’re up at New Horizon this week – or planning on being up – you may want to read this blog.

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Opening night: perfumed handshakes and the return of an exile.

Opening night: perfumed handshakes and the return of an exile.

A little later this year – “in order to get the first dry Saturday of the summer”, as Barry Forde suggested – New Horizon 2012 is underway.  Still recognisable, but with a few changes here and there. The stage set up is a little different, complete with new side screens, there is a new chairman […]

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Introducing… Philip Orr and ‘Your Time – Our Place’

Introducing… Philip Orr and ‘Your Time – Our Place’

This week we have been drawing your attention to several of the seminars that will be taking place over the course of New Horizon next week. We hope this will peak your interest to just some of what will be going down at NH2012, as well as acting as a guide to where some old and […]

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Introducing… Gemma Wilson on Human Trafficking in NI

Introducing… Gemma Wilson on Human Trafficking in NI

This week we have been drawing your attention to several of the seminars that will be taking place over the course of New Horizon next week. We hope this will peak your interest to just some of what will be going down at NH2012, as well as acting as a guide to where some old and […]

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Introducing… Colin Neill with “And They All Lived Happily Ever After…”

Introducing… Colin Neill with “And They All Lived Happily Ever After…”

This week we will be drawing your attention to several of the seminars that will be taking place over the course of New Horizon next week. We hope this will peak your interest to just some of what will be going down at NH2012, as well as acting as a guide to where some old and […]

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