I have had some fantastic conversations with folks in community that I probably wouldn’t have otherwise had if I hadn’t had to ask them for helpRead more "Stuff you learn doing (attempting) custom guitars 2."
Here’s a question: Is Jesus really the son of God? That was Satan’s question in the temptation of Christ, especially as recorded in Matthew’s gospel. There’s really no more important question to get right, to find the answer to. So boil the kettle, get comfy and come with me on a journey through Matthew’s record […]Read more "In the wilderness part 1"
But hold the phone a minute, did you catch Satan’s mistake: He thought God’s presence was a purely external thing.Read more "In the wilderness part 2"
The most important truth that Satan doesn’t want people to know is: He loses.Read more "In the Wilderness Part 3"
So, let’s summarize the request: “Hey Sam your sons are corrupt.” “It’s cool, we have a solution; appoint a king, you know, just like all the other nations around us, cos y’know, it’s not like they are corrupt or anything.” “Yeah that’ll work.”Read more "The real game of thrones."
Term 2 2016 session 2; How to answer tricky questions. In all things remember; every question represents an opportunity to connect. (Which is what people are really looking for.) So I want to break up the ‘how to’ into the 3 areas of our being involved in answering a ‘curly one’ well. They are […]Read more "Site term 2 session 2. How to answer tricky questions."
So, within one chapter we have: a door that only Jesus can open and he’s inviting us to enter, followed by a door that only we can open and he wants in.Read more "There’s something about doors in Revelation 3. (re-edit)"
I’ve found blogging a great way to reinforce what God’s been saying to me and track his faithfulness to me. If you take up this challenge though, can I just ask you to apply the 2 big rules learnt in the short time so far I’ve been doing it.Read more "So, you want to start a Christian blog? Two big lessons learnt from a blogging newbie."
Ok, so I was going to be a little cheeky and bring this post into the 21st century a bit by having a advert for buddha garden statues as the featured image, but let’s stick to the ‘god’ in question: Acts 19:23-26 About that time there arose a great disturbance about the Way. 24 A […]Read more "Hard to define."