Now that I am a Christian I do not have moods in which the whole thing looks very improbable: but when I was an atheist I had moods in which Christianity looked terribly probable.

CS Lewis

Words of Wisdom

Did Miraculous Gifts Cease With The Apostles?

Did Miraculous Gifts Cease With The Apostles?

Jack Deere

When we turn to the books of Acts, we discover that many people exercise various miraculous gifts of the Holy Spirit. For example, there are many people who speak in tongues: The one hundred twenty (Acts 2) The Samaritans (They almost certainly spoke in tongues, for Acts 8:18 says that Simon 'saw' the Samaritans receiving the Holy Spirit).

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Resources

The Six Stages of Faith

The Six Stages of Faith

Jacqui Catcheside

Questioning? Wrestling with doubts? Feeling confused? The following chart may put things into perspective. It is a very helpful resource from Martin Scott outlining the stages of faith and doubt suggested by people like Reverend James Fowler and other research

Approaches to the Bible (Questionnaire)

Approaches to the Bible (Questionnaire)

Dan Boyle

What do you believe? Here is an interesting survey (posted below) that is looking at how we view our approaches to the Bible. The author of the study asks users to help by answering questions such as: 'How do you think m

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Books

The Great Partnership: God, Science and the Search for Meaning

The Great Partnership: God, Science and the Search for Meaning

Jonathan Sacks

The Great Partnership: God, Science and the Search for Meaning  Johnathan Sacks connects science and religion together. Offering analysis of the arguments of militant athiests and exploring how religion has been valued in human culture. He uses a range of comparisions from different cultures and explores the history of langu...