John Wesley was the founder of what became the Methodist denomination. Initially, this group was called the ‘Holy Club’. People, like Wesley, who formed this club had became frustrated with aspects of the Church of England and wanted to reform parts of it. This ‘Holy Club’ soon developed the nickname “Methodists” because they were very intentional and methodical about their passion for, […]Read more "We Are The Church (Part #3)"
What exists in Heaven is a family, and the Church should reflect this Heavenly culture.Read more "We Are The Church (Part #2)"
WHAT IS THE CHURCH? In our modern, British culture there are so many definitions of what Church is, and even what it’s function is. Church, depending on your view or bias is a powerful force for good, relevant today as it ever has been. Others view it as an outdated institution whose time is up, […]Read more "We Are The Church (Part #1)"
“Every part of Scripture is God-breathed and useful one way or another – showing us truth, exposing our rebellion, correcting our mistakes, training us to live God’s way. Through the Word we are put together and shaped up for the tasks God has for us.” (2 Timothy 3:16-17 MSG) In 2 Timothy 3:16-17, we find […]Read more "Equipped By His Word (Part #2)"
The Bible is an amazing and inspired collection of books and letters given to us from God to help us live righteously and to equip us to help advance the Kingdom of God with a desire to bring Heaven to Earth. The problem is, if I can be honest with you for a moment, is […]Read more "Equipped by His Word (Part #1)"
Let’s talk about stories. Our salvation story isn’t just about the moment of deliverance through Jesus Christ. It isn’t about repeating that moment over and over as if the brilliance of it will somehow bring others to Christ. In a few circumstances maybe a dramatic testimony will. However, I think the biggest impression on those […]Read more "Tongue Twister"
I realised some time ago that as I walk around, my focus is downwards about 10-15 feet in front of where I’m walking. I look up only occasionally to make sure I’m heading in the correct direction. The crazy thing is I don’t think I’m on my own, and you’ll find that most people do […]Read more "Look Up!"