Masquerading Messengers of Light

In Matthew chapter 10, we read Jesus sending out His sheepish yet hard-core company of followers into a dangerous world with the gospel and an express set of instructions that are particularly interesting – particularly interesting because He usually didn’t prescribe formulas for miracles. There was no Visa, no North Face apparel, no weekending bagContinue reading “Masquerading Messengers of Light”

Look at the Lamb (Day 13)

Day 13 – Nick Summary of Chapter 13 Verses 1-17: If you needed any convincing of the importance of the dinner table, (aside from all heart-warming Bisto adverts), just flick back and re-read chapter 12 and then this one, or read Acts and note the centrality of food within a sharing community of prayer –Continue reading “Look at the Lamb (Day 13)”

Look at the Lamb (Day 8)

Day 8 – Nick n.b. Arguably the most inflammatory and offensive Jesus-passage in the entire bible Summary of Chapter 8 Verses 1-11: In your bible you’ll notice the last/first section of John 7/8 is italicised because theĀ 7:53-8:11 passage wasn’t originally included in the earliest manuscripts though it was still in the original Canon. Suffice toContinue reading “Look at the Lamb (Day 8)”

Man On

Have you ever been lied to? Has someone ever tried to deliberately mislead you? Or have you ever bought something and afterwards have had that horrible feeling that you’ve been ripped off? Maybe at a car garage when your car needed an MOT/service? Or when you were getting a quote for work on the house?Continue reading “Man On”