You know that awful feeling when you want to share the good news of Jesus to someone and you feel paralysed and say nothing?
Over the course of the last few years, I’ve found myself repenting from my chronic unwillingness to share the gospel of Jesus Christ on a daily basis. Much of the scaffolding of life has surrounded my de-conditioned heart so as to insulate it from feeling the sting of my fundamental disobedience and fear of man.
But, really, what is more important than making disciples? Of holding out a lifebuoy for the drowning, a breath of air for the submerged, a extinguishment for the burning, a calming shalom for the utterly bereft?
In early January 2020, before COVID-19 or lockdowns were even a thing, God had asked me to call the churches of the U.K. to close.
So we made this film.
Over the last three years, 99% of the Church have continued to bark up (or sleep lazily at) the wrong tree.
This podcast deals with the profound arrogance, hypocrisy and inhumanity of new atheism as well as once again highlighting the historic fault lines in the chaos of the Church that we believe perfectly explain why a self-identifying ex-‘Christian’-cum-atheist can think and type like this.
Turning and turning in the widening gyre
The falcon cannot hear the falconer;
Things fall apart; the centre cannot hold;
Mere anarchy is loosed upon the world,
The blood-dimmed tide is loosed, and everywhere
The ceremony of innocence is drowned;
The best lack all conviction, while the worst
Are full of passionate intensity.
Aimee was once eternally lost in utter alienation from God, dependent on alcohol and a confused homosexual household. But Yahweh rescued her by the blood of His Son.
Understanding that the Chinese church have given their government a reason to despise them. They understand John 15:18-27. The Chinese church pray for their evil and corrupt government whereas the British church wants to take them to court. That’s the difference.