Hear Samuel Green on the hot topic of Engaging with Islam. Islam has become an important worldview to understand and respond to. Even if you don't know a Muslim you may be asked questions about Islam, or have questions yourself. Christians need to be equipped to engage effectively with Muslims and those who make comments about Islam or have questions.
2 Samuel 24:1-10 | EV Church | 28/06/2015 | Craig Dobbie
Craig Dobbie explores the way in which the books of Samuel portray King David as a foreshadowing of Christ as Godâ€™s means of restoring a broken world. Are you thankful for God's mercy, his restraint of human sin and his promise of restoration in the gospel?
2 Samuel 12:1-13 | EV Night | 14/06/2015 | Andrew Heard
Andrew Heard unpacks the account of David and Bathsheba, to highlight the mirror of sin within our hearts, and the hope of the gospel. Have you searched your heart for sin so that you can be truly thankful for God's grace?
1 Samuel 8:10-22 | EV Church | 3/05/2015 | Andrew Heard
Andrew Heard highlights the characteristics of God and humanity in the context of Israel's request for a King; suggesting that it's possible for things that appear neutral to be seriously wrong. Are you reflecting on your motivations for truly trusting God in all of life's circumstances, appreciative of His amazing gracefulness?
1 Samuel 17:1-17 | EV Church | 24/05/2015 | Jez Reynolds
How do you deal with fear? Jez Reynolds unpacks the account of David and Golialth showing its not in our own strength that we conquer but by trusting in God's champion. Are you trusting God with your fears, thankful that Jesus has conquered sin and death?
2 Samuel 13:23-33 | EV Church | 21/06/2015 | Tim Baldwin
Tim Baldwin unpacks the judgement of David's family through the accounts of the rape of Tamar, and the revenge of Absalom on Amnon. Are you trusting in the certainty of God's word, repenting of sin, and by the power of the Spirit working to avoid the natural desires of the heart?
1 Samuel 1:1-11 | EV Church | 26/04/2015 | Andrew Heard
Andrew Heard kicks off the 'Rise of the Kings' series highlighting that God hasn't given up on us, fallen as we are, and throughout the history of Israel has been working to bring about His grand plan of rescue. Are you prayerful during the painful storms of life, trusting in the goodness of a God's sovereignty?
2 Samuel 7:1-14 | EV Church | 7/06/2015 | Andrew Heard
Andrew Heard unpacks David's request to build a temple and Gods response, revealing the nature of God and his unconditional promise of a saviour. Have you seen the movement of God's purpose in history, that all nations are to be reconciled to God, and are you determined to further the purposes of God in your prayers, finances and time?
1 Samuel 10:17-25 | EV Church | 10/05/2015 | Tim Baldwin
Tim Baldwin highlights the providence of God, as he actively directs the events leading to the anointing of Saul as Israel's first King. Are you trusting in the God who's sovereign plan, powerfully directs all things whilst leaving human wills in tact?