Monthly Archives: September 2015

Cessationism – Proving Charismatic Gifts have Ceased

From The Sword & Trowel 2011, issue 2 by Dr Peter Masters     Does the Bible teach definitively that the charismatic gifts have ceased? Can cessationism (the view that they have ended) be proved? Some say that the cessationism … Continue reading

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“What is the Eye of a Needle?”

I haven’t always sat under the teaching ministry of John MacArthur. In fact, earlier parts of my Christian walk have been tarnished by over-exposure to some really bad Bible teachers, and attendance in some very man-centered churches. A lot of … Continue reading

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5 Ways to Talk to Your Children About Death

5 Ways to Talk to Your Children About Death It wasn’t the first thing to enter my mind, but it might have been the second: How am I going to tell the kids? The doctor had just laid out the cold, … Continue reading

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Ten Essential Christian Behaviours

Almost every Christian makes some distinction between essentials of the faith and non-essentials. The distinction itself is fairly uncontroversial. But what exactly are the essentials? That’s a bit tougher. There are a number of ways to answer that question. We … Continue reading

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