The Gospel for All 1

2014-40.1 Mark 16:15 Monday, September 29, 2014 Playing the beautiful melody of New Life Fritz Kreisler (1875-1962) was an Austrian violinist of Jewish parents who became a US citizen, acclaimed as one of the greatest violinists of all time. He owned a dozen Guarneri and Stradivari violins made between 1707 and 1740. He became a…

The Going is Good 5

2014-39.5 Luke 19:10 Friday, September 26, 2014 Good News in a culture of selfishness Former undercover Millwall hooligan PC James Bannon studied lawlessness from the inside HARRY Conn, an evangelist of a former era used to say: “You’ll never get people saved until you get them lost.” Luke 19:10For the Son of Man came to…

The Going is Good 1

2014-39.1 Zechariah 4:6 Monday, September 22, 2014 The lessons that come through adversity James Fraser is renowned as one of the most effective missionaries ever to settle in China. His work among the Lisu of the Salween River border area was hard and discouraging at first. After mobilising strategic intercessory prayer it rapidly became fruitful.…

The Call to Make Disciples 3

2014-38.3 Matthew 28:19-20 Wednesday, September 17, 2014 “Doing the stuff” 1   David and Mary Pytches were the founders of New Wine 25 years ago and worked closely with John Wimber, who was passionate about training people to do what Jesus did. Matthew 28:19-20 The Message (my emphasis added)Go out and TRAIN everyone you meet,…

The Call to Make Disciples 2

2014-38.2 Matthew 28:19 Tuesday, September 16, 2014 The five purposes that define a disciple Rick Warren’s The Purpose Driven Life is his best-selling Biblical take on how understanding our purpose helps us grow as a disciple of Jesus A DISCIPLE is someone who has been with Jesus, heard from Him, got the message in a…

The Call to Make Disciples 1

#####2014-38.1 ##Matthew 28:18-20 #Monday, September 15, 2014 ##Gospel messengers head out #####Carrying the message wherever we are sent – with a degree of vulnerability AFTER considering “What is the Gospel” from various angles over past days, “What is a disciple” is a natural follow on to start this week as we consider Jesus’ call to…

Look Again at the Good News 5

2014-37.5 John 1:14 Friday, September 12, 2014 Knowing and sharing the Person of the Gospel Laurence Singlehurst, the evangelist behind Cell UK and with links to YWAM, has brought good sociology to bear on good theology to create an evangelistic strategy for the 21st century WHEN I first became a Christian, the way people considered…