Luke 2:25-35

29th December 2019
Simeon rejoiced in the fulfilled promise of the Messiah after a long period of waiting. He rejoiced that all people, not just the Jews, would benefit. At the same time…

Ephesians 4:25-32

28th July 2019
In order to maintain unity the gifts and fruit of the Spirit are needed. Paul uses the expressions put off and put on. Our new self must be expressed in…

1 Timothy 5:1-16

30th June 2019
Paul urges Timothy to exert discipline in the church. He also advises on the care of vulnerable people. We need to work out how we can do this in the…

1 Timothy 4:6-16

2nd June 2019
The word "minister" can be used more widely than just an ordained person. How can we be good ministers? In relation to myself by watching and persevering. In relation to…
Contrast the priests' commission to the soldiers with Jesus' commission to his disciples. The priests had very little authority but Jesus has all authority in heaven and on earth. The…

I want to know

30th December 2018
Paul's exhortation: Rejoice in the Lord. Paul's warning: Remain in the truth of God's grace. Paul's privileges. He had lots of reasons to consider that he was acceptable to God.…