“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 present, because … More What the Bible Really Says About Sex and Sexuality
Here’s the most recent Solas podcast. https://www.solas-cpc.org/wp/quantum-of-solas/quantum-108-fake-news-crocodiles-blasphemy-and-a-brace-of-presidents/ Zimbabwean Pastor eaten by Crocodile Ian Brady’s Humanist funeral request Stephen Fry and Blasphemy President Macron of France Will President Trump be impeached? Hillary Clinton: Abortion is ‘right and moral’ Obama’s £2.5 mil speech Jakarta’s Christian governor found guilty of blasphemy Transgender Police Caps The Rubbish Party LINKS … More Quantum 108 – Fake News Crocodiles, Blasphemy and a Brace of Presidents.
Last Sunday morning was very special for us in St Peters – we had a triple baptism. Sinclair Ferguson baptised his three grandsons. It was, as all baptisms are, a moving occasion. I loved Sinclair’s explanation of baptism. It was wonderful to be able to teach on ‘Children of the Promise” from Acts 2:38-39. It … More A Triple Baptism, Children of the Promise and John 1:1
It was a surprise to be asked by Christian Today to comment on the 174th Anniversary of the Free Church Disruption of 1843. I doubt that the anniversary went through the minds of even most Free Church people. But as I reflected on it, I realised that the Disruption still has a lot to teach … More Lessons from the Disruption – How a Church Split Can be Positive!
The Dundee Courier printed the picture above as its cover a couple of days ago. It was very effective – at least on me and had me on my knees! I wrote to them this response and am delighted to see that today they had it as their main letter (see above) There is a … More Working Together to Break the Grip of Drugs – Letter in the Dundee Courier
Back to Revelation in my column for Christian Today You will forgive a personal reference as we continue our look at what the book of Revelation has to say to us today. The reason there has been such a gap between Revelation 15 and today is not because it is a very difficult passage to look … More Revelation and the Message of Armageddon: God is Sovereign
Hour 1: Are Christians Intolerant? Are Christians intolerant? Are they homophobic? Is gay sex a sin? How do we, as followers of Christ, answers these questions in a post-truth world? What does the Bible say and how should we say what the Bible says on this thorny topic? Join us for a timely, compassionate and truthful conversation … More Are Christians Intolerant? Janet Parshall Show
This article originally appeared on the Premier Website blog. Did you see the story about the pastor who was eaten by crocodiles in Zimbabwe after trying to emulate Jesus walking on the water? The story, published in The Metro and Daily Mail, was seized upon by our secular humanist atheist friends with glee. “Words fail me” posted … More The Pastor Eaten by Crocs, The Humanist Mass Murderer and the Fake News of Atheism
Last Sunday I had the privilege of being able to preach in St Peters – I realise that for some/many this was too soon after coming out of hospital – but the Lord enabled! It was great to be able to preach on knowing God. Here again is the full service from St Peters – … More “Knowing God and Rejecting that Knowledge” – Romans 1:18-23 – Service and Sermons from St Peters.
“David, would you like to come on Good Morning Scotland, to discuss John Finnies bill on banning smacking” It was something I did not really want to do – for many reasons, not least it is hard to discuss when the question is usually set up as ‘why do you want children to be assaulted?”. … More Is Physical Discipline of a Child Assault?