Category: "General"

"Bible" by Shakespeare

by Gavin  

"Bible" by Shakespeare
http://www.news24.com/SouthAfrica/News/former-political-prisoner-to-celebrate-bible-by-shakespeare-on-robben-island-20160420   Before Surinarayan Venkatrathnam was released from Robben Island in 1977 he asked around 30 fellow inmates to sign the book he… more »

I will be in a fight on Sunday morning!

by Gavin  

I will be in a fight on Sunday morning!
I will be involved in a fight on Sunday morning!   Let me explain…   I heard two very different comments during the course of the last year, prompting some personal reflection.  This has again played on my mind as I come to preach on Mark 6:14-29 on… more »

Outcome Based Theology

by Gavin  

Outcome Based Theology
Millions of learners, parents and educators around our country became familiar with the concept of OBE (Outcome Based Education) a few years ago. The essential premise was to ensure that learners were competent as an end goal – outcomes were the acid… more »

The Dark Guest

by Gavin  

The Dark Guest
Shadows and dark corners and unlit areas are typically spaces to be avoided.  The thought of what might be lingering in those spaces causes a certain fear to well us within us.  “Might there be a presence, a person, a thing there which I cannot see?”… more »

Praying for the pastor in 2016...

by Gavin  

Praying for the pastor in 2016...
What to pray for your pastor in 2016…   I started reading through Jeremiah in early December, thinking I’d take big chunks and try and be done by New Year.  It didn’t happen.  Things just jumped out of the text, and grabbed me around the throat and… more »

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