Suffering

“Dear friends, don’t be surprised at the fiery trials you are going through, as if something strange were happening to you. Instead, be very glad—for these trials make you partners with Christ in his suffering, so that you will have the wonderful joy of seeing his glory when it is revealed to all the world.…

Pete Greig Interview

This weekend is Summer Madness weekend, when thousands of young people descend on Belfast’s Kings Hall to camp out, worship God, have great teaching, attend all sorts of seminars and workshops and generally get the summer started with a focus on God and having a great time. (If you are in Northern ireland and want…

Hope Dealers

This Saturday (June 20th) in Craigavon, Northern ireland there is a free concert ‘Hope Dealers’ from the guys behind Megalife that may be of interest to you – check out the flyer for all the info – David Ostby Band, Dublin Gospel Choir, Mark Ferguson Band, Nlighten and Reedstar are playing, it’s from 4pm-10pm at the Craigavon Lakes centre, and…

Facebook

Are you a facebook addict? Are you regularly checking your friend’s staus updates, leaving them comments and super poking people? Then All4God has some good news for you – you can now become a fan of All4God on facebook, and receive notification in your news feed every time there is a new post up on…

Making the grade

At this time of year it can be easy to get totally distracted by revision, and worries about exams and end up losing sight of what really counts in life. Galatians 5v6 tells us that ultimately, what is important “is faith expressing itself through love.” Right now your GCSEs/A-levels/Other assorted exams may seem like the…

Reflections – the book

Reflections is a collection of devotionals by Peter McMurray, the guy behind All4God. It has 45 devotions to bring you closer to God and leave you challenged and fired up. It is being sold to raise money for a team he is going on to Albany, New York in the summer to help out at…

Worship Star

You know the song Rock Star by Nickelback? Well here is a parody that has a bit of a message about the Christian Music Industry too. It’ll make you laugh, but also make you think, and if you are a wannabe worship leader, might just cause you to ponder if your motives are right. Follow…

I was hungry

I found this poem based on Matthew 25 from the point of view of a homeless woman, written by John Stott, it is pretty challenging, have a wee read of it, post any comments you have. I was hungry and you formed a humanities group to discuss my hunger. I was imprisoned and you crept…

Love

So it’s a few days after Valentines Day, but remember: God’s love is for every day, not just Valentines! The Bible gives us a pretty class definition of what love is in 1st Corinthians 13:4-7: “Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It is…

Get Moving

In Exodus 14, after the exodus from Egypt we find the Israelites trapped between the approaching army of Pharaoh and the Red Sea. And the people cry out to God for help. Now obviously we all know what happens next (God splits the sea and the Israelites cross to safety), but before that God has…