31 May, 2020
The day of Pentecost is the third vital historical event following Christmas and Easter that reminds us of the wonderful truths that make up the new covenant, which God has established through his son the Lord Jesus Christ. Today we reflect upon Jesus’ encounter with a widow whose only son has died, and discover the […]
24 May, 2020
As the Centurion saw who Jesus really was, he was able to respond with faith, even faith that Jesus marvelled at. We need to set our eyes on Jesus, so we can see who He really is, and have faith in Him.
17 May, 2020
As Christians, we are called to come to God, listen to what He says, and then put it into practice. When we don’t put what God says into practice, we fall short of obeying God. James puts it this way: “Faith by itself, if it is not accompanied by action, is dead.” James 2:17
10 May, 2020
God created the most beautiful world simply by speaking. He made us all in His image and purposed us to use our words for the advance of His kingdom. The words that come out of our mouths are powerful. As sinners, we all have spoken in destructive ways. God sent Jesus so we could be […]
3 May, 2020
Often we find it easy to see other people’s sin whilst remaining oblivious to our own. Jesus recognises this and calls us to remove the “logs” from our own eyes, for only when we have dealt with our own issues can we see properly to help remove the “specks” from others.
26 April, 2020
Jesus calls us to love our enemies. This radical call to love doesn’t look like the love of nonbelievers, but instead reveals the love of God, who loved us while we were still His enemies.
19 April, 2020
Having demonstrated His authority and power through the healing and deliverance of people who followed him, Jesus now teaches the principles of His kingdom. They are not what people expect. Some are completely opposite to everything they have learned and understood. It is these truths that open up His kingdom. One of these is “Blessed are you […]
12 April, 2020
The resurrection of Jesus Christ is an historical event that is supported by many witnesses and the testimony even of those who sought to suppress the evidence. Death has been defeated and Jesus is the victor. This truth has empowered the followers of Jesus to share the good news of the gospel through times of […]
10 April, 2020
Jesus came to redeem us – to restore us back to the relationship that He had with His Father. As He cries out on the cross “Why have you forsaken me?”, we know that He was cut off from His Father, so that we could be redeemed.
5 April, 2020
As Jesus moves to the climax of his ministry, the contrast between his own heart, the heart of his disciples and the crowds around him could not be more strikingly different. He has come as the servant king.