How do we know the Bible is true? How do we know what truth is? Here is this weeks Premier thought for the Day – Another one based on Magnificent Obsession. The Bible was “put together by crude, uncultured human mammals” (Christopher Hitchens, Jesus’ teaching is not the product of human learning, of whatever kind. It originates from immediate contact with the Father, from ‘face-to-face’ … Continue reading Premier Thought for the Day 4 – The Bible – How do we know the Truth?
This is the third of my ‘thought for the day’ on Premier….All of them are from Magnificent Obsession – this is the one on miracles. Here are some quotes from the chapter…. ““It is not possible to have reasonable grounds for not believing in miracles” Pascal “The believers in miracles accept them (rightly or wrongly) because they have evidence for them. The disbelievers in miracles … Continue reading Premier Thought for the Day 3 – Miracles
Premiers ‘Thought for the Day’ . no. 2 – a 2 minute thought for you to listen to and pass on! This tells of how I got the title Magnificent Obsession and makes the point that religion without Jesus is pointless and indeed harmful. Your own Personal Jesus – Magnificent Obsession on Premier Speaking of Magnificent Obsession it was good to hear the book being … Continue reading Jesus or Religion? What’s your Magnificent Obsession?
Premier Christian Radio is broadcasting a series of ‘Thought for the Day’ each morning this week and next week. They asked me if I would speak about something that made me passionate…so of course I chose Jesus – and Magnificent Obsession. Each of the ten talks is based on one of the chapters in the book. Over the next few weeks I will post up each … Continue reading Your own Personal Jesus – Magnificent Obsession on Premier
It was good to be back on in the market with Janet Parshall… You can listen to it on the podcast here – Or by going to the In the Market website here Although we began with Australia most of the conversation covered these three blogs. The Soft and Hard Intimidation of the Church – A revealing 24 Hours…. Undivided – An Open Letter to … Continue reading Janet Parshall and Vicky Beeching
This is the interview I did on Sunday with BBC Coventry. I thought the presenter Justine Greene was lovely, intelligent and actually listened. It’s a revealing conversation because it shows the level of misunderstanding there is about evangelicalism and the Gospel…and how so many are taking their impressions from media and from those who speak about us and not to us. It was good to … Continue reading BBC Local Radio Interview about Donald Trump’s visit
Not long after we came to Australia three months ago I did an interview with one of my heroines – Justine Toh at the CPX offices. She is one of the most impressive interviewers I have come across and the CPX podcast is always superb. This was actually a really difficult interview – the most difficult I have ever done – because it was about … Continue reading Life is But a Breath
This is an interview I did with Trans World Radio on my article on the power of hate It was broadcast on Saturday and Sunday over Easter… Continue reading The Power of Hate….Radio Interview
Last night I did my last Janet Parshall show until the summer – as I hope to be sabbatical for the next three months….as always I enjoyed it…in fact one of my favourite – we covered a wide range of issues (which is just as well because I have not been able to do LED this Friday – normal service will be resumed on Monday)…Snow, … Continue reading Janet Parshall – the March Show – A Smorgasbord of Conversation!
Last night in Portstewart Arts centre we had a good Q and A on Church and Culture- tonight I hope to do the same in Bushmills Presbyterian Church. Here is a discussion we had on the same subject on TransWorld Radip a couple of weeks ago…. Continue reading Church and Culture – A Discussion on Trans World Radio