Christian street preachers acquitted: CPS must now answer questions over attempt to censor public Bible reading

Jul 6, 2017 by

from Barnabas Fund: Two Christian street preachers have been found not guilty of inciting public disorder at Bristol Crown Court. In February, Michael Stockwell and Michael Overd were convicted at Bristol Magistrates Court of an offence under the Crime and Disorder Act, after police claimed that...

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Will the gay rights lobby ban Bible reading?

Jul 2, 2017 by

by Jules Gomes, TCW: Farhad Tehrani is an Iranian Muslim. He is a student at a London University, where I was Chaplain. ‘I am so grateful I can talk to you. My Imam would kill me if I told him I was attracted to other men. I feel so ashamed of my feelings for other men,’ he confides. ‘You don’t...

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What does the Bible teach about love?

Jun 12, 2017 by

By Alex Duke, The Gospel Coalition. […] If it’s indeed true that “love is love,” then it’s also true that we’ve become love’s arbiter and our intuitions about it are above reproach, beyond the prying tentacles of laws and institutions and others’ arcane opinions. But using language like this...

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Scripture Union, famous evangelical organization, marks 150th anniversary

Jun 3, 2017 by

By Andy Walton, Christian Today. One of the most well-known names in the evangelical Christian world is marking its 150th anniversary today. Scripture Union began on 2 June 1867 in Islington, North London. From humble beginnings when Josiah Spiers invited a group of children to learn about God...

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What the Bible Really Says About Sex and Sexuality

May 25, 2017 by

by David Robertson, theweeflea: “The Truth of God and the Lie of Lust”  Last Sunday morning I preached a sermon that in one sense I did not want to preach, and in another was desperate to preach.   I did not want to preach on Romans 1:24-27 because of the sensitivity of the subject for many people...

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Is the Bible ‘Hate Speech’?

May 4, 2017 by

by Andrea Williams, Christian Concern: Is the Bible a ‘hate book’? Andrea Williams comments on the recent hearing of Barry Trayhorn at the Employment Appeal Tribunal. Is the Bible ‘hate speech’? Of course not, but of late, this is a thought that has crossed my mind. If the...

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