According to Romans, what is the gospel?

CONTRIBUTED BY ROB TOMREN What is the gospel? The word gospel is thrown around a lot (almost with reckless abandon) within the Christian world and used in many different ways. Christians speak of the four gospels that of Matthew, Mark, Luke and John. The gospel is also used as a catch all term for the…

HAllowed

CONTRIBUTED BY LISA GROENEWOLD I’ve just finished reading Reuben Bredenhof’s new book Hallowed, Echoes of the Psalms in the Lord’s Prayer, and I thought it was great! Reuben Bredenhof is pastor of the Free Reformed Church in Mount Nasura. Some of us may have heard him preach in Melville on occasions and I think he delivers…

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…

Salvation Mindset

CONTRIBUTED BY ANDREW HART There are many methodologies and trends in current thinking around learning and development. One of these is to have a growth mindset, as developed by Carol Dweck. To have a Growth mindset is to be flexible, ready to take on challenges, to have an open mind that can relate to new…