Tag Archives: Denominations

The Narrow Way: The mark of the people of God

Galatians 6:11-18 At the time Paul wrote this letter, Christians were persecuted mainly by the Jewish community (who resented the inclusion of Gentiles). The Judaistic version of Christianity (forcing Gentile converts to become Jews) effectively reduced it to no more … Continue reading

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Pilgrims’ Progress: Organisation

Numbers 1-4 After a year camped at Mount Sinai, the Israelites have built a sanctuary at which to worship, and have received a law to regulate their everyday life. All that remains is for them to be organised into a … Continue reading

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Messy church: Disunity

I Corinthians 1:10-17 “How good and pleasant it is when God’s people live together in unity!” (Psalm 133:1) The Christian church is meant to think and act as a unit, like a single family. This doesn’t mean that we can’t … Continue reading

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