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lockdown quarantine and the bible
5 min

40 days and 40 nights — the Biblical roots of quarantine

Quarantines are in the Bible — but what do they teach us?

 

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wearing a mask as an act of generosity

Mask wearing as a spiritual practice?

An act of gnerosity and an act of hospitality

 

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This lesson in understanding racism would not be allowed today

A controversial lesson in racism

 

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4 min
parable of quantum entanglement

5 parables from science & technology that Illustrate the nature of God

How can God hear everybody’s prayers, all over the world, all at the same time?

 

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Black lives matter Racism

4 Unhelpful and inappropriate responses to racism

How do we express intolerance to racism? How do we bring about change?

 

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This month’s topic: Midlife

4 min
Midlife chrysalis

Midlife — crisis or chrysalis?

Is God calling you to something new?

 

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change my christian beliefs

Is it OK for my Christian beliefs to change?

What we  believe about God often changes over time

 

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5 things i wish i'd known when i became a christian

5 things I wish I’d known when I became a Christian

5 things I wish someone had sat down and explained to me

 

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Slow your life down

You need to slow your life down

5 daily practices to minimise distraction and heal your soul

 

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The Bible

5 min
Hospitality and welcome

The one Biblical command we never talk about

Recovering hospitality as a Christian tradition

 

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4 min
Weird stories in the Bible

Why are there weird stories in the Bible?

How to approach those bizarre Bible passages

 

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5 min
Steve Chalke

The Lost Message of Paul

Steve Chalke’s new book claims that our understanding of the New Testament is wrong

 

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The Bible in 7 minutes

The Bible in 7 minutes

The big story of the Bible — the lead characters — the key books … in 7 minutes

 

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Race and Racism

5 min
Black lives matter Racism

4 Unhelpful and inappropriate responses to racism

How do we express intolerance to racism? How do we bring about change?

 

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5 min

This lesson in understanding racism would not be allowed today

A controversial lesson in racism

 

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5 min
Do Christians Muslims and Jews worship the same God

Do Christians Muslims and Jews worship the same God?

Are Yahweh and Allah ultimately one and the same?

 

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5.5 min
Homeless Jesus

Are you prejudiced?

Prejudice is a great time saver. You can form opinions without the facts

 

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Popular!

4 min
One thing - from Christ

5 verses taught me what’s most important

5 verses in the Bible talk about “one thing” … what is that?

 

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4 min
Church and Consumerism

Is consumerism killing your faith?

We are constantly being fed the idea “it must fit me”

 

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Is the Bible true?

Is the Bible true? — 3 things you need to know

God asks us to keep our brains switched on as well as hearts

 

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4 min
Grow your faith

The 3 ideas that will change your faith forever

Reading this could seriously enrich your faith

 

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