God’s Kingdom to Come

The world faces many apparently insoluble problems today – unsustainable population growth, climate change, increasing water and food shortages, economic and financial stress, increasing social unrest and violent lawlessness. Currently in the headlines are the escalating threats of religious extremist terrorism and Middle East turmoil combining to create widespread anxiety and fear. There is a…

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Middle East Peace – When?

Disturbing news reaches us virtually every day of fierce conflict in the Middle East that has drawn in the Western Allies and, more recently, Russia with its very opposing objectives. Indiscriminate violence and destruction have provoked refugees to flood into Europe causing huge humanitarian problems. The root cause of open warfare is enmity between Arab…

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The One True God

Many people are confused and indifferent about belief in God. A lot of ideas about God are based on opinions and feelings – in reality no more than human thinking. This is very sad, because there’s a wealth of information about God in the Bible. What’s more, this information is clearly understandable. And because the…

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True Christian Baptism

What is true Christian baptism and why does it matter so much? The short answer is, because Jesus said so. He told a Jewish religious leader, “You MUST be born again … Except a man (or woman) be born of water and the spirit, he (or she) cannot enter the Kingdom of God.” When Jesus…

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The world’s coming King

At this time of year more people will be thinking about the birth of Jesus Christ. Did you realise though that Jesus Christ is going to come a second time to fulfil his destiny to be King of the world – that is to return literally, personally and visibly to establish God’s Kingdom on earth?…

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Israel in God’s plan

Disturbing news reaches us virtually every day of fierce conflict in the Middle East that has drawn in the Western Allies and, more recently, Russia with its very opposing objectives. The root cause of open warfare is enmity between Arab peoples of different sects and a repressive regime. There is also the age-old and enduring…

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After death – what?

The issue of what happens to us when we die is one that grips the attention of most of us at some time or other. And the older we get the more we find it demanding our serious consideration. Is it to be the same eventual outcome for everyone, or not? Is it heavenly bliss…

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God’s solution for human suffering

It’s a sad fact of life that suffering impacts upon virtually everyone at some stage. A disturbing feature of life today is that large numbers of people suffering poverty or persecution, or both, are on the move and risking everything to seek a better and safer life elsewhere. Human suffering, whether one’s own or that…

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Why it matters what we believe

Do you believe that there is a God and Jesus Christ is His Son? If you do, then it’s really important to understand that God has revealed Himself and His purpose in His inspired word, the Bible. God’s word is accessible to all of us and He, as our Creator, has every right to expect…

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God’s great promises

God’s great promises hold out wonderful possibilities for us. They are described in the Old Testament, and confirmed and commented on in the New Testament. For instance, God’s promises to Abraham are described in the New Testament as “the gospel”. These promises revolve around the Lord Jesus Christ and were firmly believed in by his…

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