Monthly Archives: October 2011

Jesus the Protestor: Thoughts on the Occupy movement

It is hard not to look at the news these days and see reports on the protestors across the globe taking a stand against a financial system they see as corrupt. In fact, in the heart of London there is … Continue reading

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Part 7: All Things For The Good

I have held this one off for a while, because I have – truth be told – found this passage very hard to swallow of late. When all is bright and beautiful in the world, and all is right by … Continue reading

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Responding to Suffering

Firstly, I need to state that I’m not qualified to speak on suffering. I haven’t experienced prolonged or intense or debilitating injuries or illnesses, I haven’t suffered any serious misfortunes, and I haven’t been bereaved of anyone really close to … Continue reading

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A Dream

Years ago I had a dream. A very, very vivid dream. So vivid it seemed as though it were real. A man appeared before me. He stood at the foot of my bed and he spoke to me. He was … Continue reading

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Eating the Lord’s Body

What was the turning point of Judas? What experience made Judas make his decision to betray Christ? When Jesus was talking about the true feasting on the Word of His blood, He said, he that drinketh my blood and eats … Continue reading

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The Balm of Gilead in the Social Realm

In the creation of man, God has recognised a need which he has created; Genesis 2:18 And the LORD God said, [It is] not good that the man should be alone; I will make him an help meet for him.

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The Salvation Code: Part 3; So, what is eternal security then?

Now that we have had the rebuke of people who are ok as ‘Christians‘ milling around and doing nothing about it, and the definition and explanation of what a true Christian in the Biblical sense means, now we are heading … Continue reading

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The Salvation Code: Part 2; Then, who are the true Christians then?

Well, that was an interesting and though provoking article, wasn’t it? I’m going to keep this one a little bit shorter; but I have another two parts for you guys- first part covering who are Christians, and second part covering … Continue reading

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What is the Church? Part 2: Defining what the Church actually is

As soon as I started typing the first post about the Church, I knew I was going to be here for the long haul. I realised that even more when I realised, after doing some more reading on the subject, … Continue reading

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The Salvation Code: Part 1; An interesting slant on the Gospel of Christ (watch out unbelieving ‘Christians’)!

Note: This article was a thought process that I used to journey my way onto the true meaning of becoming a ‘Christian‘ biblically; and the eternal salvation attached to it. On hindsight, I have decided to change some of the … Continue reading

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