Sickness & Judgement

Is Suffering God’s Punishment? Facing suffering and death is always awful. When you face it as a Christian there can be an added element of confusion; why would a good …

Union With Christ

One of my favourite childhood holidays was travelling through the Northern Territory when I was ten. Dad and Mum had planned this amazing trip: flying to Alice Springs, and then …

Spiritual Disciplines

After talking about change as not coming through morality or rule keeping, it might seem a bit contradictory to talk about discipline as an important part of the Christian life. …

The Ugly and the Beautiful

Thomas Chalmers, a Scottish preacher who lived in the 18th and 19th centuries, wrote about ‘the expulsive power of a new affection’. He said, ‘Christians overcome the world by seeing …

Life Beyond Lust

Earlier this week a number of our team were reflecting on the lust talk from Sunday. It’s been a big term so far in our series, Life Beyond The Seven …

LIFE Beyond Sin

The gospel is the good news of salvation in Jesus. We’re saved from our sins by the death of Jesus in our place. It’s wonderful news! Central to the gospel …