We’ve been looking at the Feast of Passover over the course of several previous programs. We’ve looked at Church history’s attitude to the Jewish Passover, we’ve looked at the account of God delivering His children from slavery in Egypt which is what Passover celebrates. We’ve also been looking at the step by step process of ...Read More
Month: March 2022
Over the next couple of programs we’re going to look at what our faith is supposed to be built on. We’ve mentioned before the first Diaspora, which was when the Jews were taken into captivity to Babylon after the destruction of the first Temple. That Diaspora had a time limit to it. 70 years. (Jer ...Read More
‘Take the yoke I give you.’ Matthew 11:29 CEV Jesus spoke to people who had given up on religion. People who were burned out trying—and failing—to observe a long list of rules and regulations. Here is what He told them: ‘If you are tired from carrying heavy burdens, come to Me and I will give you rest. ...Read More
Job 40–42 41 But he said to them, “How can they say that the Christ is David’s son? 42 For David himself says in the Book of Psalms, “‘The Lord said to my Lord, “Sit at my right hand,43 until I make your enemies your footstool.”’ 44 David thus calls him Lord, so how is he his son?” 45 And in ...Read More
Leviticus 23:4-5, 'These are the appointed times of the Lord, holy convocation which you shall proclaim at the times appointed them. In the first month on the fourteenth day of the month at twilight is the Lord's Passover.' For the last few programs we’ve been looking at the Feast of Passover. We learned about the ...Read More
How would you rate your relational fitness? Post pandemic, the evidence suggests that many of us have developed a reluctance to socially reconnect.
‘Do your best to improve your faith by adding goodness, understanding, self-control.’ 2 Peter 1:5–6 CEV Ever notice how we tend to blame our circumstances for our character deficiencies? We attribute our problems to poor upbringing, financial difficulties, or other people’s shortcomings. Your circumstances may be beyond your control—but your character isn’t. You can no more ...Read More
Job 38–39 27 There came to him some Sadducees, those who deny that there is a resurrection, 28 and they asked him a question, saying, “Teacher, Moses wrote for us that if a man’s brother dies, having a wife but no children, the man must take the widow and raise up offspring for his brother. 29 Now there ...Read More
Leviticus 23:4-5, 'These are the appointed times of the Lord, holy convocation which you shall proclaim at the times appointed them. In the first month on the fourteenth day of the month at twilight is the Lord's Passover.' In the previous couple of programs we learned about the reasons behind the Christian church’s attitude toward ...Read More
Last time we looked at why the apparently boring genealogies and places that list names of people in the Bible are so important. We looked at the genealogies of Jesus in Matthew 1 and Luke 3 and how they were both accurate in spite of the fact they were different. One showed Jesus lineage through ...Read More
What triggers a passion for evangelism? When most of us meet Jesus, we’re full of love and excitement. There’s a common heartbeat to go out and share the gospel.
Job 35–37 20 So they watched him and sent spies, who pretended to be sincere, that they might catch him in something he said, so as to deliver him up to the authority and jurisdiction of the governor. 21 So they asked him, “Teacher, we know that you speak and teach rightly, and show no partiality, but ...Read More