This Autumn, seize a valuable opportunity to get to grips with what the Bible! This 'Learn to Read the Bible Effectively' series of Seminars, starts Tuesday 26 September. It's an easy way to get an overview of what the Bible is all about.
After trekking up a mountain, there's a particular feeling you get when you finally stand at the top and take in the view. It’s the same feeling when you see the ocean spreading out beyond the horizon, or when lying back on a clear night to see the endless stars shining down. You can't help but stop and stare at the earth, sea and sky and their phenomenal beauty.
All Christian groups subscribe to the view that the death of Jesus concerns the forgiveness of sin.
This talk examines the reason why men and women need salvation from sin.
Have you ever spent time looking high and low for something that you just can't find – your keys, your phone, a bag, a book – only to have somebody else point to it straightaway, right there in plain view? It can be so frustrating!
It's well established in biological science that not everything a person 'sees' at any given moment is really there. Where the optic nerve connects to the retina at the back of each eye is a spot with no photoreceptors. Every image that our brain receives from our eyes has a 'blind spot'. Remarkably, our brain fills the hole so what we 'see' is a combination of what our eyes report and what our brain believes to be there.