Bibline Blood II

Last week, I posted an exhortation to being immersed in Scripture. This week I want to talk a bit about how I am attempting to do that. I have been following the modified version of Professor Horner’s Reading System (here) Part of that as I learn Greek this year is reading some in Greek. I am…

Let your blood run Bibline

The Baptist preacher Charles Spurgeon said of John Bunyan that his works were so centred on the Bible; “Why, this man is a living Bible!” Prick him anywhere—his blood is Bibline” I want to echo Spurgeon’s prayer from the same sermon; “Oh, that you and I might get into the very heart of the Word…

Pentecost 2016

If we’re focused merely on the Gospel as the answer to the question “what must I do to be saved?” We miss the point, when Jesus was preaching in the wilderness it was not just an answer to that question that he gave, but more than that through his manifestation of the Kingdom freedoms he…

The Missional foundation of the Church

Matt 28:16, the disciples went… This is a gathering of the fledgling Church to receive her reason for being, so what is it? First the basis of her constitution; “All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me.” Christ our King and saviour is victorious, it is from this basis that we…

2Ti 2:15

Do your best to present yourself to God as one approved, a worker who has no need to be ashamed, rightly handling the word of truth. From my OT notes: Father, I am having trouble focusing upon this study, whether it be my own sinfulness or if I am under attack, I ask for you presence….

Heb 3:13

But exhort one another every day, as long as it is called “today,” that none of you may be hardened by the deceitfulness of sin. From my daily reading: I think often that I fail to do this, what indeed would be the best way of doing so? The challenge dear family is to have the Gospel always…