Tag Archives: New Testament

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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Working Hard, or Hardly Working?

Nowadays, when you see a Christian who ‘works for The Lord’ so to speak, they always seem to attach the word ‘ministry’ to what they do. Almost to make it more apparent and obvious what should already be obvious in … Continue reading

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Part 6: Suffering Together

It is a beautiful fact about humanity that most of us – regardless of our creeds, beliefs or personalities – try to help when we see someone who is suffering. It is a basic tenet of our being; we want … Continue reading

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Part 1: Intro

It’s funny how pain shrinks your world. Very quickly pain comes to define you, set you new limitations, restricting what you can do. I’ve already been called a cripple, and I know it is always said as a joke – … Continue reading

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