Daniel 3: Worship God, Stand firm & Have Courage

Introduction Today the news is full of stories of people who have said no, whether it is a Christian baker refusing to make a cake with a political message; a printer refusing to print something that is against their moral conscience; ministers refusing to provide a ceremony; politicians refusing to endorse a candidate. The list…

Galatians 4: ​It Changes Every Thing

Everything changes with the birth of a baby

The Abundant King

Introduction There are not many moments in our lives where abundance or extravagance is accepted or expected. It is normally only the big public occasions or celebrations, which don’t happen all that frequently: Weddings, Anniversaries or Christmas.  These are moments where it’s all about us; we want to put on a show and declare to…

The Shepherd King

Introduction In 2015, I spent three months in Tanzania, working with the local Anglican Church in Musoma. Locally, the people speak Swahili, a beautifully phonetic and simple language; fast in Rhythm and full of exotic sounds.  After a few weeks, I soon picked up some of the basic’s of the language; phrases you would use…

Living As Kingdom Citizens (Titus 3:1-7)

Living as Kingdom Citizens Titus 3:1-7 is a wonderful letter, full of wisdom and practical instruction, most importantly it is a letter that points to Jesus.  The first verse of the letter gives us all the most basic information:  This Letter is written by Paul to his brother-in-Christ, Titus.  The traditional understanding around the timing…

Wrestling with God

Genesis 32: Wrestling with God, surviving and never being the same again.

Hope Because of the Resurrection

The resurrection is the event that as Disciples we stand in, have been saved by and are being made new through. The Resurrection of Jesus gives us hope because it is central to everything we believe.