Topic: Sin

January 9, 2018
Look to Jesus in the Fight Against Sin

This is the final blog in a 3-part series on the subject of perseverance. So, let’s move on from the what to the how. You might be sat there right now feeling a bit overwhelmed, thinking, You’ve told me that I am supposed to run the race without messing about and without letting anything get […]

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November 28, 2017
How to Be Alert in the Fight Against Sin

This is the second blog in a 3–part series on the subject of perseverance. So how do we move forward? What do we need to be doing to make sure we are progressing in our run? The answer is right there in Hebrews 12:1, “Lay aside every weight, and sin which clings so closely.” The […]

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November 2, 2017
Stop Messing with Sin

This is the first blog in a 3-part series on the subject of perseverance. A smart dead guy called Jonathan Edwards once said this: “Perseverance is a necessary consequence of salvation.” What that means is that when someone is truly saved, when someone really becomes a Christian, they will continue on through the whole of […]

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August 2, 2016
Killing Sin Before it Kills Us

So, it’s been a while. I can’t remember the last time I wrote a book review on the site. It’s not down to a lack of reading, more a lack of time these days. But, I’m on holiday (in Toronto no less) and have a few minutes spare to put down some thoughts about my […]

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January 26, 2016
Why We Must Adequately Explain the Human Condition in our Evangelism

Have you ever been with a person whose toddler is running riot around the house? He is shouting and screaming and lighting the cat on fire when suddenly the frazzled mother turns to you apologetically and mumbles something about poor Jonny “being tired.” Whatever. What we both know that Jonny is an ill-mannered brat, even […]

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October 7, 2014
The Gospel's Power and Message: Paul Washer Reviewed

Friends have been recommending Paul Washer to me for some time. I find that the fella is a bit like Marmite in the Christian world, insomuch that people either seem to love him or hate him. Those who dislike him find him ‘too polemic’ (which is generally posh speak for black and white). The schemes […]

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July 15, 2014
Is An Evangelical Culture Of Machismo Actually Aiding Domestic Violence?

“Now the works of the flesh are evident: …enmity, strife, jealousy, fits of anger, rivalries, dissensions, divisions, envy… and things like these. I warn you, as I warned you before, that those who do such things will not inherit the kingdom of God.” (Gal. 5:19–21) I was talking to one of our trainees about the […]

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March 11, 2013
Sexual Sin: It Could Happen to You

I was deeply saddened late last year to hear of an extremely close pastor friend of mine who had succumbed to temptation and committed adultery. He has not been married for very long, he was pastoring a growing church, and he was also the vice president of a Bible College. I have yet to ascertain […]

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