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The Body of Christ

Scripture: 1 Corinthians 12 Reflection: Here are some facts about the human body: - There are anywhere between 60,000-100,000 miles of...

Francis Collins

Scripture: Hebrews 11:1-3 Reflection: Francis Collins is an American physician-geneticist who discovered the genes associated with a...

Jackie Pullinger (born 1944)

Scripture: 1 Corinthians 2:1-4 Reflection: The charismatic movement of the 1960’s and 1970’s brought renewal to the church. New...

Corrie ten Boom (1892-1983)

Scripture: Psalm 139:1-14 Reflection: The ten Boom family lived in Haarlem, Holland, where they lived above their watchmakers shop. ...

Gladys Aylward (1903-1970)

Scripture: Philippians 3:12-14 Reflection: The church in China suffered immense persecution during the 20th century, and especially under...

Billy Graham (1918-2018)

Scripture: John 3:13-21 Reflection: We began this series on Great Christians in the History of the Church in October 2020 with Ignatius,...

D.L. Moody (1837-99)

Scripture: John 3:13-21 Reflection: Moody was an American evangelist who is seen as the founder of the mass evangelism movement. He came...

Charles Haddon Spurgeon - 1834-92

Scripture: Romans 10:10-15 Reflection: Preaching is the means which God has principally communicated with humankind. Think of the Old...

Catherine and William Booth

Scripture: Proverbs 31:8-9 Reflection: During the 19th century, conditions for the poor in society were dreadful, and very little was...

George Muller

Scripture: James 2:14-18 Reflection: Following the dissolution of the monasteries in 1536-40, there was very little assistance given to...

William Carey: The Father of Modern Missions

Scripture: Mark 16:15-16 Reflection: Little overseas missionary activity took place after the 3rd century. But this began to change in...

Easter - Past, Future and Present

Scripture: 1 Corinthians 15:12-20, 51-58 (read the whole chapter if you have time) Reflection: When we celebrate Christmas, we often say...

Joseph of Arimathea

Scriptures: Matthew 27:57-61 Mark 15:42-46 Luke 23:50-55 John 19:38-41 Reflection: It is worth reading the four gospel accounts of...

The Roman Centurion at the Cross

Scripture: Matthew 27:32-56 and Philippians 2:1-11 Reflection: If we know little about Pilates wife (see previous blog post), we know...

The Wife of Pontius Pilate

Scripture Reading: Proverbs 6:16-19; Psalm 140:12. Reflection: Unlike Simon of Cyrene, of whom we read last week, the Bible gives us...

Simon of Cyrene

Scriptures: Matthew 27:32; Mark 15:21; Luke 23:26-33. Reflection: Matthew, Mark, and Luke all mention Simon. He was North African, from...

What Are You Investing In?

Scriptures: Matthew 6:19-21 and 1 Timothy 6:6-19 Reflection: The Bank of England estimates that the typical household in England spends...

The Dead Sea - Perpetual Summer?

Scriptures: Ezekiel 47:1-12; Zechariah 14:1-9 Reflection: The Dead Sea lies to the southern end of the Jordan valley, which forms the...

Are You Missing Church?

SCRIPTURE: Acts 20:7-12 REFLECTION: Many churches across the UK remain closed, whilst others are holding services for a limited number of...

24/7 Disciples

Scriptures: Galatians 5:22-24: 1 Peter 3:13-15 Reflection: Every one of us has a ‘frontline.’ Every one of us has a place where our lives...

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