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Blog 0514 WaterfallMIRACLES OF MERCY, NO MATTER WHAT
When we look at the Gospels, we read account after account of the miracles of Jesus. For those who needed release from oppression and demons, Jesus released them; for those who needed to be set free from conditions that imprisoned them for years, Jesus ga more ...
Natalie Williams
Blog 0414 Rule of Thumb 1BEING GOOD NEWS: A SIMPLE RULE OF THUMB
I became Christian when I was 15 years old and for the first few years adopted a disturbing misunderstanding about God: I thought that the God of the Old Testament was mainly concerned with rules and laws, and then Jesus came and was more interested in more ...
Natalie Williams
Blog 0114 LifebeltTHE GOOD SAMARITAN - FOR GROWN-UPS
When Jesus told the story of the Good Samaritan it was all a big shock for the original listeners – especially for the expert on the religious law who first asked that crucial question: “And who is my neighbour?” Here’s the basic story – it is about more ...
Martin Charlesworth
Blog 0114 man on sideTHE GOOD SAMARITAN - MORE THAN JUST A GOOD STORY
Jesus had the knack of telling really revealing and memorable stories. We call them parables. They tend to have powerful punch-line and they always make us feel a little uncomfortable or provoked. Stories are a wonderful means of communicating important more ...
Martin Charlesworth
Blog 1013 lightsA PROPHETIC KINGDOM
This is the concluding post in this four part series where I have been looking at the intriguing biblical concept of the Kingdom of God. So far we’ve looked at the Kingdom message, the Kingdom community and Kingdom compassion. Now we turn to prophecy. more ...
Martin Charlesworth
Blog 1013 compassionA COMPASSIONATE KINGDOM
In the last two posts we’ve been looking at the concept of the Kingdom of God as interpreted by the early Church. We discovered that Jesus’ proclamation of the arrival of God’s Kingdom was somewhat paradoxical but that, nevertheless, it produced powerful more ...
Martin Charlesworth
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