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Discipleship and Doxology
Created 05 Sep 2021
  • Accidental Deletions, Jeff Medders, and Bad Breakup Songs
    02 Jan 2022 • 5 min read • 1 0
    I don’t know how your new year is going, but today, on day two, I managed to accidentally delete my entire bible reading plan… just *poof* gone. I sat with my head in my hands as literally hours of wo...
  • Fighting Talk
    26 Dec 2021 • 10 min read • 1 0
    (A different version of this article was published under the name “Starving the Wolves” for use in the prayer group ‘Friday Morning Prayer’ in 2020, I hope that it will be an encouragement to you toda...
  • Eve
    24 Dec 2021 • 2 min read • 1 0
    The Nightmare Before Christmas A couple of weeks ago we looked at the nativity scene as seen in Revelation chapter 12. A war waged between a woman and a dragon, one which has raged since the garden an...
  • Watch this Space
    19 Dec 2021 • 4 min read • 4 0
    First Things First Before I say anything else, I should say a huge thank you. I know it’s a cliche to say “I couldn’t have gotten here without your support” but it’s true. I have written consistently ...
  • Jesus’ Return
    12 Dec 2021 • 7 min read • 1 0
    It’s the third Sunday of Advent and so we’re continuing with our series about the second coming of Christ. If you’ve missed those first two articles, we started by looking at the meaning of Advent, th...
  • Taking Up Arms Against the Dragon
    06 Dec 2021 • 7 min read • 1 0
    (I know this is late, but my better half has a theory that the day actually starts at 6 am. She likes to think that because no one treats 12 am as the start of the day, it’s a bad choice for when we s...
  • The Weary World
    28 Nov 2021 • 7 min read • 2 0
    (This is just such a wonderful version of this advent hymn) Looking Forward, Looking Back What comes to mind when I say the word ‘Advent’? Chocolate, Counting Down, Christmas, Candles? Jesus as a baby...
  • Running a Non-Profit Bible Study
    21 Nov 2021 • 6 min read • 1 0
    Having taken a couple of weeks of, we are now back in our series on 2 Tim 3:16-17, focussing on the word ‘profitable’: “All Scripture is inspired by God, and is profitable for teaching, for rebuking, ...
  • When Herman Bavinck ate Poison for Breakfast
    14 Nov 2021 • 3 min read • 1 0
    This is a slightly different post today, it’s something of a dual book review, but mostly just me expressing my love for two pieces of literature through the medium of a blog post. Life has been incre...
  • Consider the Ravens
    07 Nov 2021 • 1 min read • 1 0
    Hi All, Life has been absolutely crazy these past couple of months and so I thought I’d give some updates and also let you know what I’m working on over the next little while. Book Proposal Most of yo...
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