Introducing Foundations

If you are aged 20-30 and live in the general Belfast/Lisburn region of Northern Ireland then you will want to attend Foundations, a new initiative being launched for 20-30 year old Christians by DDYC. ‘’Stand at the crossroads and look; ask for the ancient paths, ask where the good way is, and walk in it, and…

You are more – Tenth Avenue North

Sometimes we need a reminder than our identity is not in what we’ve done, our past mistakes or regrets. Our identity comes from what Jesus need to forgive us. He loves us. We are more than the sum of our past mistakes because we are loved by the King. When Satan tries to pull you…

Forgiving Dr. Mengele

I watched a movie recently called Forgiving Dr. Mengele. For those of you who don’t know, Dr. Mengele was a sadistic Nazi who experimented on twins, during the Holocaust. The movie starred Eva Kor; a survivor of Dr. Mengele’s experiments. Her twin sister wasn’t as lucky, and died from complications due to Dr. Mengele’s experimentation.…

Interview: Celebrity Pastor

With over 17,000 twitter followers the anonymous “@CelebrityPastor” is proving quite popular, sharing with his many fans the insights of what it is like to be a megachurch pastor, dealing with interns who want to take a Christmas holiday (something he is sure Paul took lots of…), organising lasers and smoke machines for the Sunday…

This is bigger than me

The other day I posted an image on the All4God Facebook page. It was my attempt at making a “Hey Christian Boy” style post, combining a couple of things I like – Christian chat-up lines and Taylor Swift. The picture was of Taylor Swift with a caption added to it “Hey guy, you put the…

Burning Lights Review

Good news for all of you keen for some new worship songs in your church – Chris Tomlin has a new album ‘Burning Lights’ out, which means within a few weeks churches across the land will no doubt be introducing some of those new songs to the worship line-up. So what can you expect from…

All your might

“And David danced before the Lord with all his might, wearing a priestly garment” 2 Samuel 6:14 A little context for this verse. The Israelites have recaptured the Ark of the Covenant which had been lost in battle. After many years it has finally been returned to Jerusalem where it belonged. It was a joyous occasion with…

God of Angel Armies – Chris Tomlin

[HTML1] “I know Who goes before me, I know Who stands behind, The God of Angel Armies is always on my side” This song is a powerful reminder that no matter what, God is with us. Through the calm. through the storm. Through the fire. Through it all the Lord, the commander of the Angel…

Identity

Our identity is that we are fearfully and wonderfully made in the image of God. Don’t let anyone tell you you don’t look good enough. Don’t let anyone tell you you are ugly. Don’t let anyone cut you down because you aren’t “fit” enough or slim enough or cool enough. That is not what gives…

Who do you think you are Review

Who Do You Think You Are is the new book by Pastor Mark Driscoll (released on Tuesday, 8th January 2013). As a fan of Mark’s previous work and a regular subscriber to his podcast I was looking forward to this book for some time, as he had been promising to do a book about Ephesians,…