• Apostolic messages: their content elements

    In his book Tell the World (Evangelical Press, 1981), Eric Wright summarises ...

  • Apostolic terms for the Christian message

    In his book Tell the World (Evangelical Press, 1981), Eric Wright summarises ...

  • Continue in the gospel – sermon notes

    2 Timothy 3 What kind of church do we want to be?  A gospel church.  Guard ...

  • Four witnesses – sermon notes

    Mark 1:1-20 A book by Philip Pullman : ‘The good man Jesus and the scoundrel ...

  • God so loved the world…

    John 3:16 has been called by Luther 'the Bible in miniature'.  It reveals ...

  • How important is the gospel?

    It may be that evangelicals suffer from (or think they suffer from) 'gospel ...

  • Insights into idolatry

    Summarising a recent post written by J.D. Greear:- We tend to think of idolatry ...

  • Law and gospel

    The relationship between God's law and his offer of salvation through Christ ...

  • Liberal evangelism

    Writing in the Church Times, Miranda Threlfall-Holmes, rector of St. Bride's ...

  • My life story

    I am not what I was, Ephesians 2:2-12 I am not what I shall be, 1 John 3:2 ...

  • Preach only the gospel?

    Should we preach only the gospel?  Whatever the starting-point of the sermon, ...

  • Proclaiming the gospel

    In Acts 2, Peter 'focused on Christ and told his story in six stages.' 'he ...

  • Six aspects of the gospel

    Six aspects of the gospel stand out in 1 Corinthians 15:3-8:- 1. It is Christological. ...

  • The Gospel – its content and communication

    J.I. Packer explores this topic with cross-cultural evangelism in mind.  Here's ...

  • The gospel is the story of Jesus

    Many Christians feel a tension between the teaching of Jesus in the Gospels ...

  • The most important thing in the world – sermon notes

    Text: 1 Corinthians 15:1-11  [See here for the Bible Study Notes on this passage] ...

  • The offence of the gospel

    You might have heard it said that the faithful preaching of the gospel will ...

  • Welcoming the stranger – sermon notes

    Isaiah 56:1-8 Ethiopian eunuch, Acts 8:27ff.  He asked, “Of whom is the ...

  • What is the good news?

    Recently, a couple of Christian friends and I agreed to submit to one another ...

  • What is the gospel?

    The biblical idea of 'gospel' has its roots in Isa 40-66, where in the Septuagint ...

  • Who is Christianity for?

    Christianity is not for the self-sufficient, but for those who know they are ...