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Jun 2020
27

On behalf of

These people, this church - they are not mine, they are God’s.

Aug 2019
15

‘What in God’s name is happening in Christianity?’

‘We now learn who God is from singing praise songs rather than the teachings of the Word’

Mar 2019
12

‘Bring them here to me’

Jesus says, ‘My job is the feeding; your job is the bringing.’
Categories Bible Church

Sep 2018
29

Whoever shouts loudest...

Do we know how to listen well? Do we know how to listen to God, and to those around us?

Apr 2018
3

Let the dead bury their own dead

How easy it is to let the cares and concerns of this world crowd out our faith.
Categories Bible Church

May 2017
10

The most important word

In Numbers 9, the Israelites are pressing Moses for an answer on a difficult question regarding the law. They are commanded to keep the Passover, but that law clashes with the law concerned uncleanness after touching a corpse. What should they do?

Mar 2016
25

When I Survey

Mum sent me this wonderful video yesterday, and I played it during communion at our Maundy Supper last night. It is a beautiful piano arrangement of the old hymn When I Survey, while a painting of the words is slowly revealed.
Category Church

Oct 2010
4

Christian Economics

I watched this video with interest, especially given the work I did at Oxford three and a half years ago, entitled ‘The idols of death and the God of life’ . Perhaps I should have emailed it to Rowan ..

Feb 2010
22

The Message for the Broken

Jesus’ teaching consistently attracted the irreligious while offending the Bible-believing, religious people of his day. However, in the main, our churches today do not have this effect. The kind ..

Apr 2009
30

Communities of Grace

Over the years I have frequently thought about the relationship between the uncompromising ethical stance of much of the New Testament (not least the Sermon on the Mount), and salvation as the free gi..