“In general we must hold that whenever any religious controversy arises, which either a council or ecclesiastical tribunal behooves to decide; whenever a minister is to be chosen; whenever, in short any matter of difficulty and great importance is under consideration: on the other hand,…

I preached on Isaiah 43 at our New Year Communion Service five years ago. But this is such a wonderful passage that I have no reservations about visiting it again tonight! At the start of this new year I want us to think about this…

Ps 145:3 Great is the LORD and most worthy of praise; his greatness no-one can fathom. Ps 150:2 Praise him for his acts of power; praise him for his surpassing greatness. We are going to think this evening about the surpassing greatness of God. About…

2 Sam 9:1 ¶ David asked, “Is there anyone still left of the house of Saul to whom I can show kindness for Jonathan’s sake?” This lovely story of David and Mephibosheth was much loved and often preached on by ministers of a century ago.…

W.I.I.F.M. ? Yahoo search gives 268,000 sites using that acronym, that group of initials! W.I.I.F.M. Do a search for the phrase it represents and you find more than two and a half MILLION web pages with that exact phrase! It is a phrase which is…

Revelation 12 was not written to try to convince comfortable Christians that there is a spiritual war on. The Christians reading the Book of Revelation at the end of the first century didn’t need any persuading. Revelation 12 was written to persecuted Christians to explain…

Occasionally I wonder what I learned in 5 years studying theology. And the most important truth can be summed up in just 6 words. “NOT EITHER OR – BUT BOTH AND” What I mean is that many important issues of faith and Christian living have…