Jesus entrusted His global movement into the hands of ordinary men and women who demonstrated faith, courage and perseverance, Christians look for leaders who can preach impressively, who know a lot and have been to seminaries and bible college. “The members of the council were amazed when they saw the boldness of Peter and John, […]
We probably all know the famous verses that have become known as “The Great Commission”, “I have been given all authority in heaven and earth. Therefore go and make disciples of all the nations, baptising them in the name of the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit. Teach these new disciples to obey […]
Jesus modelled a life of sacrifice and discipleship for the sake of others, Christians aspire for titles and positions
Following on from my last post (read it here) I wanted to continue to reflect on how different the way of Jesus is from our normal experience of ‘christianity’. “I tell you the truth, unless a kernel of wheat is planted in the soil and dies, it remains alone. But it’s death will produce many […]
Here’s a recent video message I recorded for our friends at East Coker Chapel. I’d love to hear what you think of it!
We are continuing our series about why I believe Jesus is not a Christian. You can read more about this here. “Even though Jesus was God’s son, he learned obedience from the things he suffered.” (Hebrews 5:8) Jesus embraced suffering as a normal part of following His Father’s will. Do we? Instead of trying to […]