GIANT DESPAIR & DOUBTING CASTLE; John Bunyan’s Life and Literature (8)

Leaving the path will always led us into despair and doubting.  One simple step of disobedience can have catastrophic consequences

THE LITERATURE OF THE NEW TESTAMENT

The New Testament is the story of Christ’s ministry, his sacrifice and resurrection, the establishment of the Church and the proclamation of the Gospel among the Gentile peoples.

HUNGERING AND THIRSTING; Food for the Soul

“Blessed are they that hunger and thirst after righteousness for they shall be filled” Jesus Christ urges us into activity.  The activity is urgent, vehement; it is the most energetic activity that one could possibility imagine, therefore Jesus employs the metaphor of hungering and thirsting. There no need more basic to the physical man thanContinue reading “HUNGERING AND THIRSTING; Food for the Soul”

THE FINAL PROMISES OF THE OLD TESTAMENT; Malachi

After Malachi the voice of the prophet was not heard for 400 years. 400 years of silence. That silence was only broken when that voice was heard crying in the wilderness. The one whose Malachi’s very name anticipated was born to preach and to introduce the Lamb of God to lost and dying humanity.

BIBLE PRINCIPLES UNDER SIEGE; Battle of the Boyne Memorial Sermon

On a week when the Orange Order commemorates the freedoms won as a result of the Battle of the Boyne in 1690, this sermon explores how biblical principles in Northern Ireland are under siege from the secular lobby who believe that faith should not influence the course or the structure of society.  We are aContinue reading “BIBLE PRINCIPLES UNDER SIEGE; Battle of the Boyne Memorial Sermon”