Some act as if the devil and demons aren’t real; others attribute every inconvenient circumstance to spiritual warfare – whether it’s a flat tyre, a traffic jam, or a price increase at KFC. What is a biblical approach to spiritual warfare?
Mark 8:34-38 For many people the truth of Christianity isn’t the main problem. Even if it is true, they wouldn’t want it to be – all that going without, and doing what you’re told. Life is for living, and Christianity seems only to offer restrictions and limitations. Wouldn’t Christianity ruin my life?
Isaiah 34:1-10; Isaiah 35 How does God encourage the spiritually weary to press on, the drowsy to wake up, and the rebellious to turn back? By showing us what he can see but we can’t from our present position – what lies round the corner in eternity.
John 13:1-30 For a lot of us, for much of the time, life just happens. But if we start thinking into life more than one inch deep, we start asking questions about God. Is there a God out there? And if so, what is he like? Listen to Jesus’ answer to the question “What is […]
Isaiah 25-27 Some equate being Christian with ‘The haunting fear that someone somewhere is having a good time’. And as for heaven, that would be plain dull. The reality is that celebration is at the very heart of what it means to be Christian and God’s people are heading for the mother of all parties.
John 12:36-50 Despite the census results, the experience of many believers on the ground is that Jesus’ teaching is often ignored or rejected. Why is Jesus rejected? And does the rejection of Jesus undermine his claims?
John 13:31-38 In London there’s every flavour of spirituality or religion we could imagine. But how do we know which are authentic and which are dead ends? What should we look for in a church? Listen to Jesus’ teaching on how to recognise authentic spirituality.
Isaiah 6:9-13 I’ve got my life to live and things have never been busier. I just don’t have time or space for God at the moment. Maybe when things quieten down, or I’m retired, or in old age. I’ll do God later”. What’s wrong with doing God later? Why is it a recipe for disaster?
John 13:1-30 For a lot of us, for much of the time, life just happens. But if we start thinking into life more than one inch deep, we start asking questions about God. Is there a God out there? And if so, what is he like? Listen to Jesus’ answer to the question “What is life really all about?”
Isaiah 6:1-8 The horror film The Fly introduced into popular culture the line ‘Be afraid. Be very afraid’. What are you afraid of? Are you afraid of God? Do you fear him? Is that a right response to God? If so why? And what happens if we don’t?