"Diary of a Country Priest" was Bonhoeffer’s way of helping young theologians prepare for Christianity without a country, or the institutional church.
A Chinese ‘scholar’, Jin Canrong, recently launched an attack on the Greek philosopher, claiming there is no written record from before the 13th century that can prove Aristotle’s existence.
When Jesus came to Caesarea Philippi, He asked His disciples this question: “What are the people saying about Me, the Son of Man? Who do they believe that I am?”
The final figure in my random assortment of ‘Defenders of the Faith’ is American academic and self-styled ‘professional troublemaker’, James Lindsay.
In "Creating the Qur'an", Shoemaker, professor of religious studies and Christian studies at the University of Oregon, offers a closely argued account of how the Qur'an came into existence. It is a tour de force.
The revived church begins to influence and impact the society in which it finds itself. Through its witness, God gives a reformation of society in morality, righteousness, and justice.
Murray succeeds in shining a light on all of the absurd, self-contradictory claims of adherents to the groups attacking our Western liberal democratic heritage.
Listen to Warwick and Kurt share on national radio about their bestselling book to date, Jesus: The Centre of It All.
Jesus alone saves us. But we work with God in seeking to become more Christlike and more obedient. So we do need to always keep humble before God and keep asking Him to show us areas in our lives that need to be dealt with. This will be a lifelong process.
I first became aware of Jonathan Cahn when watching a Christian channel. He had a series called "The Book of Mysteries". What I heard and saw in his teaching was truly astonishing and opened the word of God, intermingled with Hebrew meanings that are so key.
It is the responsibility of those in leadership to recognise, foster and encourage each of those in their care in the discovery and healthy operation of all the spiritual gifts.
Centralised digital currencies will open the door for authoritarian governments influenced or run by far-left ideologues to colonise communities, cancel bank accounts (de-banking), and either outright or by default cancel a person’s life.
As we move forward into 2024, more than ever, we need persistent, persevering, prevailing prayer. Yes, we long for a visitation of God again to this great Southland of the Holy Spirit. But it begins with us as individuals.
Have you ever asked yourself the question, “What would life have been like if I was never born?” I have. Too often, I do in fact wonder if I have contributed anything of importance to others and to this world in general.
Two thousand years since his birth, Jesus remains the central figure of history. No one has changed the world as much as this one solitary life.
You know that we’re truly living in an Orwellian media superstate when articles like this appear in Newsweek. Newsweek reported that former president Donald Trump was “greeted by loud boos at South Carolina Football Game.”
Naomi Wolf had been such a key part of the woke, progressive left for so many years, but the Covid Wars made it clear that most of the left was NOT on her side anymore. Or rather, she was no longer on their side.
I came to faith as a young man, but in more recent years I have been on a journey back to Jesus. Read about it here.
The Bible describes Jesus as both the Lion and the Lamb. But what does this mysterious dual identity actually mean?
When the Body of Christ enters into the renewal produced by divine visitation, through a more consistent expression of those fruits of spiritual maturity, the world around us will look on with renewed interest and admiration.