How To Not Be A Douche

How To Not Be A Douche

In his letter to the Ephesians, Paul the Apostle uses these words at the start of a long section instructing them to pursue unity: “Be completely humble and gentle; be…

The Hero is Here

The Hero is Here

I have always been a fan of action films, especially where there is a hero involved. It could just be one hero, it could be a whole group of heroes coming to save…

Bible Handling | How to study the Word

Bible Handling | How to study the Word

A while ago I did some training for the church I help lead, in ‘Bible Handling’, which are tools and principles to help everyone study the Bible better. I did…

God is like a Peacock

God is like a Peacock

God’s glory is his character “Then the Lord came down in the cloud and stood there with him and proclaimed his name, the Lord. And he passed in front of…

Why is the Bible so…random?

Why is the Bible so…random?

Is it just me? Have you ever thought to yourself ‘why is the Bible so random’? Why is it the way it is?…yeh, me too! The Old Testament seems to…

Philippians Overview | The Gritty Gospel

Philippians Overview | The Gritty Gospel

Christ centred worldview 1:1-11 – Joyfully Sharing in the Gospel That we would see the gift of salvation as so precious, be filled with an affection for other fellow recipients…

Psalm 23 | All I Need Is You

Psalm 23 | All I Need Is You

1-3: I AM FULL Jesus fulfils the desires and needs of my soul – my need for love, approval, acceptance, belonging, peace, security, success, achievement! So with the Lord as…

The Bible is One Story

The Bible is One Story

Remember that the Bible is ‘one big book’ with ‘one big story’ and that story is the gospel. The gospel is the key to unlocking and understanding the scriptures, so…

Identify the Key Words

Identify the Key Words

One of the difficulties in studying passages in the epistles is that the sentences can be so long and contain complicated ideas with big words. This makes it very difficult…