Last week we journeyed through Holy Week together. We looked at the betrayal of Judas, the importance of prayer in our lives, the denial from Peter, the brutality of Jesus’ death all taken in silence, the Sabbath, and the resurrection of Jesus! Now, we look at a world with a risen King and how the disciples coped with encountering Jesus after his resurrection. It is a joyous moment but also one full of scepticism and very real human reactions.
This week a group of us gathered in the space we are going to use for the Women’s Restoration Project. We met to dedicate the space to God and look forward with hope. Our space [...]
On this Holy Week we will follow some of the key events leading to the death and resurrection of our Lord Jesus Christ. Take some time out each day to allow the word of God to nourish you from within.
Marion Carson, writing for the European Freedom Network, highlights the global issue of human trafficking and urges Christians to be aware of the problem and take action to help victims.
Ruth 4:11-22 11 Then the elders and all the people at the gate said, “We are witnesses. May the Lord make the woman who is coming into your home like Rachel and Leah, who together built up the family of Israel. [...]
Glasgow City Mission Chaplain Marion Carson shares with us a piece she recently wrote for Stedfast, the magazine of the United Free Church of Scotland.
Ruth 4:1-10 1 Meanwhile Boaz went up to the town gate and sat down there just as the guardian-redeemer] he had mentioned came along. Boaz said, “Come over here, my friend, and sit down.” So he went over and [...]
Ruth 3:10-18 10 “The Lord bless you, my daughter,” he replied. “This kindness is greater than that which you showed earlier: You have not run after the younger men, whether rich or poor. 11 And now, my daughter, don’t be afraid. I [...]