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When the Bible Disagrees

As Christians we should be reading our Bibles, yes? Our theology should be based on what the Bible says. We have either worked out what we believe from what we read, or listened carefully to sermons and Bible studies and … Continue reading

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I Am Yours and You Are Mine

When lovers say this to each other, it’s a relationship of equals. A human being on either side, committing themselves to each other. Making promises, and finding comfort in each other’s commitment.  When we say it to God in some … Continue reading

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Who Do You Say I Am?

Easter was only a few weeks ago, but the Easter story is one of the most important things we will ever hear. One of the stories around Easter is the road to Emmaus, found in Luke 24:13-35. That very day … Continue reading

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Passover and Easter

Passover The Israelites were in slavery in Egypt and cried out to God for rescue. God called Moses to speak to Pharaoh, but despite demonstrations of God’s power in miracles and plagues, Pharaoh would not let them go. So God … Continue reading

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Heroes of the Faith: Rahab–Your Past Needn’t Determine Your Future

Rahab’s story is found in Joshua 2:1-24, 6:20-25, but she is also mentioned in Heb.11:31 as one of the heroes of the faith, and in James 2 and Matthew 1. She is usually referred to as Rahab the prostitute, which … Continue reading

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Heroes of the Faith: Noah – How Did It Come To This?

Have you ever looked at the world and wondered, ‘How did it come to this?’ Noah strikes me as the kind of man who might be troubled by such questions. Genesis 6:9-10 describes him as, ‘a righteous man, blameless among … Continue reading

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Heroes of the Faith: Abel – Now Faith Is …

If you were asked to define faith, what would you say? Faith is something we exercise? Something we jump into? Many people would say things like that, but they would be wrong. Faith is not something we do, it is … Continue reading

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