Posts Tagged ‘teaching’

Jesus’ teaching – prayer

What did Jesus teach about prayer?

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Jesus’ teaching – prayer

What did Jesus teach about prayer?

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Watch the film to find out what Jesus taught about prayer, and how we can talk to God as we would a close friend.

Jesus’ teaching – worry

What did Jesus teach about worry?

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Jesus’ teaching – worry

What did Jesus teach about worry?

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Watch the film to find out what Jesus taught about worry, and God providing for us the things we need if we trust Him to.

The Sermon on the Mount – The Law

What should our attitude to the law be?

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The Sermon on the Mount – The Law

What should our attitude to the law be?

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Ever listened to a lecture or a speech or even a sermon? What was it like? Did you enjoy it? When we read “The Sermon on the Mount” at first glance it can seem like a long sermon or lecture. And yet this was like no other […]

The Sermon on the Mount – Introduction

What did Jesus say about the way to live?

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The Sermon on the Mount – Introduction

What did Jesus say about the way to live?

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The teaching of Jesus that has come to be known as the Sermon on the Mount, is recorded in the gospel of Matthew and similar teaching can also be found in Luke’s gospel. Both gospel accounts have this teaching  happening early in Jesus’ public ministry. It contains […]

Drugs and the Bible

Is the Bible for or against drug use?

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Drugs and the Bible

Is the Bible for or against drug use?

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Although there are no references to drugs (other than alcohol), the Bible gives important lifestyle guidelines. Christians believe that God asks us to live a life that is pleasing to him. St Paul tells Christians to leave behind their old habits and ways and live a […]

Women and the Bible

Is the Bible sexist?

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Women and the Bible

Is the Bible sexist?

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The role of women throughout history has been an interesting and controversial phenomenon, not least in the history of the church. However, despite often having been used as a tool for oppressing women over the centuries, the Bible has many positive things to say about […]

Prejudice

What's the issue?

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Prejudice

What's the issue?

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Britain in the 21st century boasts a diverse population, representing different nationalities and ethnicities, beliefs and values. Technological advances have meant that the world is at our fingertips, waiting to be explored and encountered. Many would agree that increasing diversity and multiculturalism is a positive […]

Nature and the Bible

What does the Bible teach about the world we live in?

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Nature and the Bible

What does the Bible teach about the world we live in?

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The Bible has a lot to say about the natural world, from the famous opening chapters of Genesis to the final words promising a new heaven and a new earth in Revelation. The Bible makes it clear that God created the world, and that His […]

Sex

What do Christians think about sex?

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Sex

What do Christians think about sex?

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Every form of life must reproduce in order to survive. Humans, like animals reproduce sexually. In every non-human species that reproduces sexually, sexual activity appears to be purely concerned with reproduction. In humans however, sexual activity is a pleasurable activity in its own right. Humans […]

Jesus’ view of Crime and Punishment

How might Jesus’ example impact a Christian’s view of punishment?

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Jesus’ view of Crime and Punishment

How might Jesus’ example impact a Christian’s view of punishment?

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For Christians, Jesus’ teaching and actions have a huge influence over their perspectives on ethical issues. In the case of punishment, Jesus is repeatedly shown to look beyond what people have done and offer mercy to them. One example is found in John’s gospel. In […]

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