Millennials and Evangelism

Posted by on 13th Feb, 2019 in Blogs and Links | 0 comments

Millennials and Evangelism

According to a report last week, a recent survey of Christian Millennials in the United States by the Barna Group found that 47% of those questioned consider it wrong to evangelise a person of another faith in order that they become Christians. Millennials (young people in their 20s and 30s) hold a fascination for pollsters because they represent the upcoming leaders of the future, including those in the church. Should we be worried by this disturbing statistic? It was conducted in the US which might not be representative of the UK church. But while it is encouraging...

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Evangelism: how do you score?

Posted by on 11th Feb, 2019 in Blogs and Links | 1 comment

Evangelism: how do you score?

How would you score yourself for your boldness in speaking to people about Christ, for telling them about God and the gospel?

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Royal College of Physicians to “vote” on assisted dying

Posted by on 10th Feb, 2019 in Blogs and Links | 1 comment

Royal College of Physicians to “vote” on assisted dying

According to a report in The Daily Telegraph this week, almost half of GPs in the UK would want the option of “assisted dying” for themselves if they were terminally ill and suffering unbearable pain. This comes at a time when the Royal College of Physicians is conducting a poll of its members which many observers believe to be “rigged”. Currently the RCP opposes assisted dying but its leadership say that it will move to a neutral position, unless there is a 60 per cent majority either for or against. Critics of the poll point out that this would in effect change the RCP’s stance...

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Justin Welby: Catholic or Protestant – who cares?

Posted by on 9th Feb, 2019 in Blogs and Links | 1 comment

Justin Welby: Catholic or Protestant – who cares?

what does it actually mean to be a disciple? Surely it must include being committed to finding out from the Scriptures what God expects disciples to believe and how they are to live

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Ten Year Challenge

Posted by on 18th Jan, 2019 in Blogs and Links | 0 comments

Ten Year Challenge

I was hoping that somebody would tell me I hadn’t aged at all (nobody did).

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Great prayer quotes

Posted by on 12th Jan, 2019 in Blogs and Links | 1 comment

Great prayer quotes

As we continue our series on prayer at our All Age service tomorrow morning here are some great quotes on prayer that someone shared with me yesterday. They’re not supposed to make us feel guilty but encourage us to keep on fighting to pray. “I would rather teach one man to pray than ten men to preach.” Charles Spurgeon “The man who mobilises the Christian church to pray will make the greatest contribution to world evangelisation in history.” Andrew Murray “ We have to pray with our eyes on God, not on the...

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