The Psalm of the Ascension Today we celebrate Jesus’ Ascension! What a joyous occasion it must have been for the disciples who witnessed it first hand. After the Crucifixion and Resurrection, Jesus appeared to the disciples. It was then that he said to them: “This is what I told you while I was still with […]

Spring is here. The blossom is on the trees. Buds will soon turn into leaves. Life is springing up all around. But what does it all mean? Is there any meaning in it or is it just an abstract irrelevancy? Having gone through the death and decay of autumn, and the baron wilderness of winter, in spring […]

The Psalm of the Resurrection On the first day Jesus was crucified on the Cross, revealing the self-sacrificial nature of the Triune God. As we saw in Psalm 22, Jesus took great comfort in the ‘joy set before him’ – that joy that was set before him is what we celebrate today – the third […]

The Psalm of the Cross Today is Good Friday and on this day, 2000-odd years ago, the most famous event to ever break in to human history took place – and we can, of course, read the Gospel accounts of the crucifixion of Jesus to marvel at the sacrifice that Jesus made on the Cross for us. There […]

Today is Shrove Tuesday and, as usual, there’s lots of talk going on about giving things up! ‘So…?’ you might ask. Well, this may shock and outrage some, but I’ve never been one for giving things up at lent – it’s always seemed like too much of a burden and ultimately achieves nothing! So how should we view Lent? […]

Mike Reeves’ new book – The Good God – is out soon and promises to be a truly great Trinitarian feast! The book will undoubtedly be a fantastic read and in the words of Glen Scrivener ‘life-shaping’. It is out at the beginning of March 2012 (next month) and is now available to pre-order from: Amazon and Here […]

Mark Driscoll, Pastor of Mars Hill Church, gives his thoughts on Jesus in the Old Testament here. “Some reading the Bible falsely think that the first three quarters of the Bible isn’t really about Jesus, and then he’s born and we start the New Testament. The truth is that the whole Bible is about Jesus, […]