All in Walking in the Ways
We live busy lives and we squeeze in time for God, friends, work, rest and play. There is a difference between a day-off and the kind of rest and rhythm which Jesus lived. Marjorie Allan talks about her journey with building 'sabbath' times into everyday life, to find the true "rest for your soul" which Jesus promises.
The 'big 3' things in life which can hold us captive, or be used for tremendous good are: money, sex and power. They are all around us! Nick Allan examines Jesus' approach to each and how if we hold to the same standards in our everyday lives, we'll geatly impact our spiritual lifes.
Marjorie asks the following questions looking at Matthew 25 - what does it mean to be the hands and feet of Jesus in your context? What does following an incarnational God look like for you?
Toby speaks of the immense generosity of Jesus' life and how we can embody his ways today.
Everybody holds power in life, in all kinds of ways. We can learn a lot from how Jesus dealt with tremendous authority and power safely, and for the sake of others. Nick Allan unpacks the pathway as : Security - Humility - Authority - Power.
Lynn Green the General Secretary of the Baptist Union shares powerfully a call to prayer for our churches and nation
Following Jesus means apprenticeship to Jesus: To be with Jesus, to be like Jesus, and do the thinks Jesus did. So what was Jesus' lifestyle like, and how does ours typically compare?
Jesus offers life in abundance but few are willing to choose the lifestyle that leads to this life. Marjorie looks at Jesus' prayer life and teaching on prayer, looking particularly at 'unasked prayers'.
Toby unpacks the Lord's Prayer and traces Jesus' example of prayer in the scriptures.