Growing Pains 6: Jesus Alone Is Lord

Whilst exploring the existence of God, the question was asked: why are we prone to worshipping idols? Living in 21st Century Britain, idolatry is not overt. Even church-goers are not obviously the worshipping type. Church attendance appears fairly obligatory and functional. Scratch the surface, however, and familiar forces emerge that people devote their energies and…

Growing Pains 5: Focus On The Prize

It is not uncommon to start something and not end it. It is a thing to applaud when someone completes something they started. Usually the reason why they complete a task is because the outcome is worth the effort. The challenge of faith in Jesus Christ is to hold Him as the prize worth focussing…

Growing Pains 4: By Faith It’s Possible

Growing up naturally is interesting. There is a stage where trust in a parental figure is a given. Until something happens to suggest otherwise, it’s all good. Trust in the figure is virtually absolute. Yet something does happen and as we get older the certainty of trust begins to change. In modern British society, it’s…