He chose the nails Review

He chose the nails is a book by Max lucado all about the cross. It is all about how Jesus showed his love for us by coming to the cross to die in our place. There is a lot of focus on how much it meant, how great a sacrifice it was and how much…

Let's hear it for New York

Hello jetlag! So yesterday I moved to New York for the summer to work once more at Beaver Cross Christian camp, where I will be trying to do all I can to point young people to Jesus, and to show them that the Christian life isn’t dull and boring but full of all sorts of…

The Gospel in 140 characters

In 1 Peter 3:15 we are told “If you are asked about your Christian hope, always be ready to explain it.” This afternoon I noticed a twitter message from a random person asking me to ‘tell them more about this God fellow’. Which got me thinking, how do you explain the Christian hope within the…

Like Watering Cans

{Throwback Thursday is a thing Jon Acuff does on the StuffChristiansLike blog, and I thought I’d give it a try here, with a look back at this pentecost focused reflection from last year} I’ve been thinking a bit about Pentecost of late, as it is that time in the church calendar, and I’m giving a…

Exams? Pray!

When the sun comes out that can only mean one thing – exam season is here once again. I know many of you reading All4God will be undertaking exams of some sort over the next couple of months – be it school test, A-levels, SATs, Finals, college exams, GCSEs, university exams, dissertations to complete or…

Not my name

“They call me girl They call me Stacey They call me her They call me Jane That’s not my name” ~ The Ting Tings – That’s not my name Several years ago the song That’s not my name by The Ting Tings became quite a hit, with its catchy chorus of “That’s not my name”…

Average Joe Review

Average Joe is a book by Troy Meeder about how God can use everyday average people. He starts by sharing examples of average, ordinary folk who have taught him lessons about God, then looks at some average, regular guys from the Bible and finally shares some lessons from his own life. Average Joe is a…

It is finished

“Jesus said, “It is finished!” Then he bowed his head and released his spirit.” John 19:30 On the cross as Jesus breathed his last He cried out “It is finished.” On the cross “he was pierced for our rebellion, crushed for our sins. He was beaten so we could be whole. He was whipped so we could be…

Denied

Peter, Peter, Peter. What were you thinking? Only hours earlier it had been going so well. Only hours earlier you had promised to never desert Jesus (Matthew 26:33). When they came to arrest him you drew a sword to fight back (John 18:10). But then came the questions in the courtyard as Jesus was being…

Recommended: The Messenger Magazine

Tuesday is all about reviews and recommendations on All4God. Today I wanted to let you know about  a magazine The Messenger put together by the Reformed Presbyterian Church of Ireland every couple of months (you can pay to get a paper edition, or you can get it for free in digital format as either a…