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‘…[My] son…was lost, and is found’ Luke 15:24 NIV
 
Last, but not least, it’s the parable of the lost son. What’s different about this story from the others is that this son knew he was lost – he knew his way home. No one...

 
‘…I have found the piece [of silver] which I lost!’    LUKE 15:9 NKJV
 
Jesus’ next parable was about a lost piece of silver: ‘What woman, having ten silver coins, if she loses one coin, does not light a lamp, sweep the...

 
‘…I have found my sheep which was lost’ Luke 15:6 NKJV
 
A fun way of remembering what’s in Luke 15 is thinking of it as the lost property cupboard. But unlike the sort of things you usually find there – manky P.E. shorts or mouldy...

 
 
‘[He] redeems your life from destruction…’            PSALM 103:4 NKJV
 
If you were asked to think of someone who had really let you down or broken a promise, sadly, you could...

 
‘…You will understand later’ John 13:7 NCV
 
God doesn’t just forgive and forget all the sins you know you’ve done in the past – He’s already seen and forgiven any wrong you’ll do in the future too. Remember how Jesus...

 
‘Do not follow the crowd…’ Exodus 23:2 (NIV)
 
We all know what it feels like to want to fit in, don’t we? Sometimes it can even make us do things we end up regretting. This next story may be hard to read for some of you, we’re...

‘Don’t become so well-adjusted to your culture that you fit into it without... thinking...’ (TM)
 
The first Christians knew where they stood. They knew they were a different sort of people to those around them, not just on the surface, but deep down. They had...

It's probably quite some time since you last put on a scary mask and went mithering your neighbours for Swizzles and fun size Maltesers. And probably Halloween doesn't mean much more than that to you now. For many people, Halloween is just a bit of fun for young kids who don't...

'Who made God then?' 'If God exists why is there so much suffering in the world?' 'Christians are mostly hypocrites.' 'Religion is outdated and causes wars.' 'Christianity is a crutch for weak people.' 'How can you know what's really true?'...

God wants you to have good, long lasting relationships that run deep. We're built that way - right from the start, Genesis contains these words from God: 'It is not good that man should be alone.' Later in the Bible, He brought Jonathan a great friend in David; to the widow Naomi He...