Here’s the scenario: one of your friends suddenly reveals that they’re interested in looking into Christianity. What do you do? It may sound like a simple question, but seriously, what’s your plan? Perhaps, you invite them to a Sunday morning service. But what if they work on a Sunday? Or that’s the only time they… Read More What would you do…
Here’s the scenario: one of your friends suddenly reveals that they’re interested in looking into Christianity. What do you do? It may sound like a simple question, but seriously, what’s your plan? Perhaps, you invite them to a Sunday morning service. But what if they work on a Sunday? Or that’s the only time they… Read More How do you introduce your friends to Jesus?
There’s been lots in the news lately about things that we shouldn’t watch, look at or listen to. Whether it’s Kevin Spacey getting axed from a film or statues being torn down or no-platforming certain speakers on university campuses, our society seems to have become quite sensitive to the voices that we allow to speak to… Read More How are you going to dig deeper into God’s word in 2018?
On Saturday 25th November, it’s our pleasure to host Andy Kind for a night of comedy at Central House. Andy has been making people laugh on the comedy circuit for over a decade and comes with rave reviews, whether from leading news publications ( ‘terrific’- The Scotsman) or Churchcentral leaders (‘very funny’- Owen O’Brien). We… Read More Three minutes with Andy Kind
Bible translations have a history of controversy. In the English speaking world, there would still be a large body of Christians that would view the King James Version as the only reliable, and in fact infallible, Bible translation. There would be other prominent (and more mainstream) evangelical preachers who would flat out refuse to preach… Read More And Churchcentral’s Favourite Sunday Morning Bible Translation Is…
Over the last two weeks at our sites, I have spoken on the rather startling account of Ananias and Sapphira in Acts 5. I tried to address some of the questions we might have about this passage, whether we’re a Christian or not. However, for all these questions, the basic point of the passage seems… Read More If God punishes Christians for their sin, doesn’t it belittle what Jesus did on the cross? | Sermon+
Two questions came in to Jonny after his recent sermon on Miracles. Here, he seeks to address them. Jonny said in his sermon that only apostles (and Philip) heal anyone in the book of Acts, but what about Ananias in Acts 9:17-19? Could you talk some more about your observation that only a few people… Read More Jonny’s talk on miracles | Questions, answers and apologies