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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 III

The apostle Paul understood what was happening in his day and it is still happening. We are in the midst of a war in which our opponents are spiritual forces. This is not a war we win by killing our … 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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The Methodist Church and Rev Paul Flowers

I must start with a declaration of interest. I worship in a Methodist church in Britain. This is why I have been so interested in the Rev Flowers since he hit the headlines last weekend. There is an interesting interview … 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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How does Christianity translate into Politics?

According to the Bible, the word “Christian” was first used in Antioch to describe the followers of Jesus. The word means “Little Christ” or “Imitator of Christ” and that is what we should be. In Britain, much of our legal … Continue reading

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