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Word and Spirit Together: Uniting Charismatics and Evangelicals
by David Pawson
Published by Terra Nova, available from Anchor Recordings Ltd
Renowned Bible teacher David Pawson wrote a book on the need for charismatics and evangelicals to unite a quarter of a century ago. He still believes that the ‘marriage’ of Word and Spirit in our churches has yet to happen
by Daniel Harrison
Review by Rev Philip Foster
It was CS Lewis who wrote that pain is God’s megaphone. In this book we are reminded that natural disasters are God’s air raid warnings for the nations.
This book should (I am tempted to write, must) be read by every committed Christian. It is a call to arms for evangelism, but evangelism that is God centred and Bible centred, not the milk and water ‘sharing’ of a far too sweetened Gospel tailored to meet modern sensibilities.
CHRISTIAN LEADERS SEEM UNAWARE OF THE MAGNITUDE OF THE REVOLUTION NOW ENVELOPING THE UK (and it’s not Brexit or ‘populism’)June 1, 2017 | admin
Gender historian Dr Lisa Nolland shares her pressing concerns and a selection of books
For years now I have tracked the pan-sexual revolution and its promotion by an increasingly totalitarian state.
I am concerned about the apparent inability of the Church to engage with some of the most pressing issues of the day, especially the now ubiquitous LGBTQI rights agenda which takes no prisoners. Gay is the new black, and God help those who dissent. The political parties (with the possible exception of UKIP) have mostly signed on, and increasingly the institutions of the land are co-opted (or keep silent), even the Church.
Gender historian Lisa Nolland presents a round-up of recent books which have caught her eye Why Believe in Jesus’ Resurrection? by James D G Dunn (SPCK, 2017)
James Dunn clearly and fairly presents the arguments for and against Jesus’ resurrection, …
by RT Kendall
Published by SPCK
The promise of a greater move of the Holy Spirit than any yet seen
Renowned preacher RT Kendall explains the daring claim that electrified a 1992 ministers’ conference. Mark Weeden, a former church member of RT’s and who was there at the time, enjoyed reading his pastor’s latest book
THE ATLAS LEGACY by Colin Newton. Christian novella adventure story exploring why the answer to ancient mysteries lies in starting from the Bible, not in speculation about aliens.
Available for £9 inc p&p from www.atlaslegacy.co.uk or 01702 600254
by Charlynne M Boddie
“It is impossible for the Christian life to be boring or uneventful”
Knowing some of Charlynne’s background, it was a privilege to read this book, for it brings you right into the intimate relationship between Charlynne and the Holy Spirit. We read their conversations and exchanges in prayer. We see how people are brought to faith, healed or delivered, consoled, counselled and edified through prophecy.