Monthly Archives: August 2009

Embrace judgment

As Christians we are not delivered from God’s judgment. Because of the kindness and mercy of our God our judgment is transformed to discipline. Sin is unthinkably destructive. Because it causes suffering it can’t be ignored or flippantly passed over. It will not do to just receive a clean bill of health when the cancer… Read more »

Audio – More Human

[Audio clip: view full post to listen] Download Mp3 This is a recent message I gave on Christ becoming fully human so we could become more human.

How we live together is worship

Colin Gunton, in The Christian Faith has a chapter on “Christian Community and Human Society” which I have found helpful in understanding the vision and purpose of the church.  He says: “The church is the society whose distinctive way of being in the world – distinctive polity, we might say – is oriented to God… Read more »