I have recently been reading some reports from the Middle East about the brutal persecution and martyrdom of hundreds (if not thousands) of Christians by ISIS including those from a Muslim background. Despite the massive news coverage of the events in the Middle East in general, these reports are nowhere to be found in mainstream… Continue reading All News is Propaganda
Published the following to the blog of my church today, but felt to post it here as well. I can’t upload the audio file of my message as this version of WordPress doesn’t allow for audio uploads. However, it’s in my public dropbox and here is the URL … https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/21761001/F7%20Goulburn.m4a This is the text of my post… Continue reading What a great weekend!
A couple of months ago I had an argument with my car door in the wind and lost. The result was that one of my front incisors is now no more and there is a large gap in m,y teeth right at the front of my mouth. Dental work in the UK is not cheap… Continue reading False Tooth
There is a story in Numbers 11:4ff when the people of God are in the wilderness, they have forgotten bondage and slavery they were in, instead they look back to Egypt and the rich foods they had. They forget that Egypt wasn’t the nice time they remember! (Read Exodus 3:7 – note “misery”). It is sad… Continue reading Remember the onions!
war and hate are born not in religion, but in selfishness
Sat here in my lounge listening to workmen on the road preparing the surface of the road for new tarmac, reminds me that preparation is so vital in so many ways. I am currently involved in the planting of a new church, and whilst we would be really encouraged if loads of people start coming… Continue reading Preparation, preparation
When I was a young man in my early 20s, I was involved in a worship team where the guitarist was not a believer although he was the husband of one of our members (the church only had 12 members!), he was resistant to the gospel, and would openly admit that he had no faith… Continue reading Worshipping with Unbelievers