Reformation Sunday: John Knox

Preacher: Rev. Neil McDonald Date 31 October 2010 Readings: Psalm 21:1-13, 1 Kings 18:16-40 John Knox was ordained as a Roman Catholic priest, but left Catholicism and became the bodyguard for the Scottish Reformer George Wishart. After Wishart was murdered, Knox fled and began to preach. He was later imprisoned and exiled several times, joiningContinue reading “Reformation Sunday: John Knox”

Thinking Critically About Politics

A church historian may not appear that obvious choice to deal with this politics, but in his soon to be released book Republocrat: Confessions of a Liberal Conservative, Carl Trueman writes: My purpose is merely to show that the situation should not be as simple as the gurus of the Religious Right or their opponents onContinue reading “Thinking Critically About Politics”

An Open Letter from the Afghan Christian Community to the Body of Christ Worldwide

An Open Letter from the Afghan Christian Community to the Body of Christ Worldwide: AN URGENT PLEA FOR HELP & INTERVENTION! We need your help to stop the Afghan government from arresting Afghan Christians and condemning them to death by public execution! The enclosed letter addresses recent events inside Afghanistan that have unfolded since MayContinue reading “An Open Letter from the Afghan Christian Community to the Body of Christ Worldwide”

Church Fire Under Investigation

The Fire service and Police attended Grace Presbyterian Church today after a report of fire this afternoon. Two garbage bins have been destroyed and there was significant damage to the carport and exterior walls, but the building is still secure. Police are investigating. Prime News covered the fire and I’ll include a link to theirContinue reading “Church Fire Under Investigation”