Do I know what I believe?

In my first year at Theology College with great enthusiasm I waited for my lecturer for The Person and Work of Jesus Christ to arrive. The lecturer walked in, drew the class to silence and began to teach. He appeared as an angry Scotsman’s and although we were to find out he had a great […]

Help me with my unbelief!

In Marks gospel we meet a man whose son has been suffering under the oppression of an evil spirit. (Mark 9:17-27) The father in desperation approaches Jesus for help explaining to him how the son has suffered. He asks Jesus to help saying, ‘But if you can do anything, take pity on us and help […]

Unbroken relay

Passing on the baton: the unbroken relay There is a relay passing down through the ages, of the good news of Jesus Christ being shared and passed on from one generation to another, from one friend to a another, from parent to child. Philippians, the book we have been studying together as a church for […]

Sweet, Rare, Noble and True

“Finally, brothers and sisters, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable—if anything is excellent or praiseworthy—think about such things.” Phil 4:8 Around Easter this year, as I prepared for the funeral of Fleur, my step-mother, my family returned to this specific beautiful verse from […]