Ephesians 5v22-33 Wives SUBMIT?!!

Sometimes we hit a text which to the modern mind is quite controversial. One such passage is in Ephesians 5 where Paul twice says “women should submit to their husbands”! Tackling this can be a bit like going into no man’s land or walking through an active minefield...

Romans 9v4 (2022-06-26)

Last week, I asked to be notified if I started to get close to half an hour as I preached, and as you will no doubt remember, I was in full flow and reminded to stop. I am carrying on from where I left off. I will “reverse” a little bit, give a brief recap, and start...

Romans 9v1-3 (2022-06-19)

I am speaking the truth in Christ—I am not lying; my conscience bears me witness in the Holy Spirit—that I have great sorrow and unceasing anguish in my heart. For I could wish that I myself were accursed and cut off from Christ for the sake of my brothers, my kinsmen...

Think of the children!

Psalm 78:4 says, “we will tell the next generation the praiseworthy deeds of the Lord, his power, and the wonders he has done” On the 19 November 2013, English newspapers reported that the former Archbishop of Canterbury Lord Carey told a conference in Shropshire that...

Check it out for yourself!

When I talk to people who are antagonistic towards Christianity, I often hear the challenge “so – you’re saying I won’t go to heaven then?!”, or “so, your God will send me to hell for not believing will he?!”. It is often presented as an accusation implying “your God...