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We Are At War IV

“10 Finally, be strong in the Lord and in his mighty power. 11 Put on the full armor of God so that you can take your stand against the devil’s schemes. 12 For our struggle is not against flesh and … Continue reading

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We Are At War II

This is no military war but rather a spiritual war. The spirit of the age is raging against the Church and here in the West the Christians have become soft and unfit. In New Testament times it was clear that … Continue reading

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We Are At War

I am writing this on the first day when same-sex ‘marriages’ become legal in the UK.  I have been involved to some extent in the debate which has been taking place on the blogs of the Telegraph newspaper (www.telegraph.co.uk) and … Continue reading

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Church Leadership – Do I Measure Up?

There are five biblical texts which look at the qualifications for a position of leadership in the church. They are Exodus 18:21-22, Acts 6:1-6, 1 Timothy 3:1-13, 2 Timothy 2:1-13, and Titus 1:5-9. Let us look at each of these … Continue reading

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Is there a real threat against Christians in the UK

Some people have written or said that they think that Christianity is under attack in the UK from the political classes and civil servant mandarins who are predominantly atheist in their views, certainly when in office. (http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/bishop-hits-out-at-blair-523680) Tony Blair, for … Continue reading

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Love your neighbour as yourself

When Jesus was being tested by what my grandmother would have called a “Philadelphia Lawyer” the following is recorded in Luke’s Gospel, Chapter 10: 25 On one occasion an expert in the law stood up to test Jesus. “Teacher,” he … Continue reading

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Remind me again how we got here.

A fellow blogger, AR10308, had this post up. http://ar10308.wordpress.com/2013/06/30/a-stark-contrast/ In it, he discussed how various aspects of the law today make it likely that helping another is likely to lead to problems. Then at church this morning, our passage was … Continue reading

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