Isaiah 53:4-7 The cross is for Christians what the Golden Arches are for McDonald’s or the Swoosh is for Nike. It’s their logo that they proudly display everywhere. But why? What is the relevance today of a man’s execution 2000 years ago? The answer is found in two animals in an ancient prophecy.
Luke 11:1-13 Most Christians struggle to pray. Listen in as Jesus teaches us again in the Lord’s prayer how much we need to pray and how much of a privilege it really is.
Luke 10:17-24 Fighter pilots go through so many twists and turns, they need cockpit displays to tell them which way is up and which way is upsidedown. Listen in as we see how Luke 10 helps us discern which way is up in the twists and turns life sends our way.
Does religion cause more harm than good? Secular thinkers like Jordan Peterson argue Christianity is useful, while others like Susan Blackmore argue we should rid ourselves of it. But what would Jesus say? And how can we move beyond points about what is useful, toward what is truly truthful? Listen in to find out more.
Should life be more give than take? Listen in to this interview and talk with Akeel Sachak, global head of consumer at Rothschild. In this interview he shares how he came to Christian faith from a culturally Muslim background and how his faith impacts his work. This interview is accompanied by a short talk entitled ‘Should life be more give than take?’
What if I don’t do God? Listen in to this interview and talk with Michael Farmer – Peer in the house of Lords and highly successful commodities trader. For the first half of his life, Michael didn’t do God, then everything changed…
Luke 10:38-42 We all struggle to prioritise. What should come first, what can I leave until later? But clear priorities can come with health warnings. They will be things that make us most anxious and will generate the most frustration when people get in our way. Listen is as Jesus gives us our only priority – Listening at his feet.
Luke 10:1-16 Being a country’s ambassador is a position of great honour and responsibility, as they’re called to carry their country’s messages and embody their country’s values. Listen in as we see what it means for Jesus to send out his own ambassadors and why that matters in the Wharf.
Matthew 6:19-34 God’s Old Testament people wrongly thought they could serve the Lord and the gods of the nations. As Christians in the affluent West there is a real danger of making the same mistake. But Jesus is clear that ‘You cannot serve God and money’. What are the signs that I may be trying to?
GENESIS 1:24-27 What is a human being? Just a few chemicals in a bag of skin? Just a higher functioning mammal? And what are we here for? What’s the point? Is there one? These questions about our identity and purpose are important ones. We find the answers as we turn back to the dawn of human history and the first chapter of Genesis.