Bricks Without Straw

August 15, 2021
What we can learn about following Jesus in this life from a passage like this one, which isn't particularly triumphalist or uplifting in nature. From the narrative we learn that…

Bridegroom of Blood

August 8, 2021
Although this passage is a tricky one to make sense of, at least two implications are clear: God's covenant of grace is a life and death matter God makes us…

Essential Church

August 1, 2021
In all the shifting of shaping of the last year and half it has become clear that many people do not have a clear theology of the Church. What is…

I Am Who I Am

June 13, 2021
In Exodus 3 we encounter one of the most famous stories in the Bible - Moses and the burning bush. It's also a story in which we discover one of…

Homelessness

May 16, 2021
Maya Angelou famously said "“The ache for home lives in all of us. The safe place where we can go as we are and not be questioned.” The storyline of…
In the account of Moses being rescued from the river by Pharaoh's daughter we encounter the first of three exodus events in the book Exodus where God shields and rescues…