What is it going to be?

2014-47.1 Romans 6:23; Acts 4:12 Monday, November 16, 2014 Knowing your quest Living the Grander Vision – in every context of life   ETERNAL realities are both timeless, because they are eternal, and timely, because they are urgent. It seems that the longer we walk with Jesus, the more urgency we feel concerning the people…

Look Again at the Good News 1

2014-37.1 1 Corinthians 15:1 Monday, September 8, 2014 Look again – at what the Good News consists of Dr Scot McKnight is Professor of New Testament Theology at Northern Baptist Theological Seminary in Illinois, US IT IS near enough 2,000 years since Jesus proclaimed the Gospel and in that period there have been many adjustments and…

Diversity and Purpose 2

2014-23.2 Galatians 5:24 Tuesday, June 10, 2014 Greater unity, greater force for change? Christians have worshipped here for more than 900 years. The building of the tower began later, in 1521, when the German and Swiss theologians Luther and Zwingli were beginning the ‘protest’ that became the Reformation. On Sunday, as Christians from all the…

Foretold: new covenant, new life (5)

2014-41.5 Isaiah 60:18b “You will call your walls Salvation and your gates Praise.” Thursday, October 10, 2013 How praise brings salvation – Part 2 Yesterday we looked at the way Isaiah links the words – and titles for God – Salvation (yesu’ah) and Praise (tehillah), literally glory or praiseworthiness. We started with the first thought,…

Foretold: new covenant, new life (4)

2014-41.4 Isaiah 60:18b “You will call your walls Salvation and your gates Praise.” Thursday, October 10, 2013 How praise brings salvation – Part 1 There is a connection in Isaiah’s poetry here between salvation walls and praise gates. There is a connection that we commonly experience between praise and salvation. As we express praise, so…

Foretold: New covenant, new life (3)

2013-41.3 Isaiah 60:18 Violence shall no more be heard in your land, devastation or destruction within your borders; you shall call your walls Salvation, and your gates Praise. Wednesday, October 9, 2013 “The old order changeth yielding place to new” Walls and gates of the old city of Pisa These words, in the imagination of…

You are not alone

James 5:16 Friday, July 26, 2013 The Jesus way – growth occurs in groups, not alone AS YOU took the decision to present your life to Christ, He immediately placed His presence within you – so you will never be alone. At the same time, it should be evident that He has brought other Christians…