bible study

The unstoppable Gospel

CONTRIBUTED BY ROB TOMREN Earlier this year I had the opportunity to study the book of Acts at a ‘Trinity@Night’ course. The course was called “The Unstoppable Gospel” and as we went through the book it became very clear that throughout the book of Acts nothing could halt the heralding of the Gospel. Throughout the…

Why I love the Old Testament

CONTRIBUTED BY ROB TOMREN Recently I was given the challenge to reply to the statement that the Old Testament has no relevance for Christians and that the New Testament is all we need. In this reply I argued that although our salvation arrives in the New Testament, without the Old Testament we cannot truly know…

Overruled!

CONTRIBUTED BY ANDREW HART Ps 103:19: The LORD has established his throne in heaven, and his kingdom rules over all. (NIV) Overruled! Some recent ponderings have given me cause to reflect and acknowledge that God has shaped me, and caused things to be different in my mind and heart. I have read or heard this…

Joseph, demonstrating confidence in God’s plan

CONTRIBUTED BY BRONYA MULDER During the second half of last year our bible study group worked through a great book called ‘The Promised One – Seeing Jesus in Genesis’, by Nancy Guthrie. This is the first of a series under the banner of ‘Seeing Jesus in the Old Testament’, which takes its inspiration from the…

How fit are you?

CONTRIBUTED BY EMMA BAX Fitness. It’s not really my thing. I’ve certainly dabbled – gym memberships, running, team sports. A certain persistence or perseverance is required to achieve any great fitness goal. In my experience, life is busy and there always seems to be something (or someone) that needs to be attended to as a priority…