Lust is a powerful force. It’s deadly and it’s destructive to relationships and to ourselves. But God is pro-sex and he designed our sexuality to find it’s full physical expression within marriage. Lots of people want to own a label on the basis of their sexuality and sexual experience – Gay or Straight, Married or […]
It is easy to worry about how we are going to pay the bills and fear that perhaps we don’t have all that we need to be happy. However Jesus tells us in Luke 12 that life isn’t about money or having big bank accounts. Life is about knowing God. We can be sure that […]
The bible has a fair bit to say about ‘sloth’. But the bible’s answer isn’t simply – ‘get busy’. Many of us live way too busy lives already! But when you discover Jesus, you find you have a keenness and a zeal to do good. When you have Jesus in your life you want to […]
Jesus equated anger with murder when he said that “anyone who is angry with his brother will be subject to judgment” (Matthew 5:22). Anger is a dark subject, taking us from the subtleties of gossip to the ugliness of abuse. Anger always destroys or hurts someone. Incredibly, God offers us forgiveness for the pain we […]
What is Gluttony? Is it getting fat? Is it feeling stuffed? Is it enjoying delicious food? In fact gluttony isn’t any of those. It’s not an issue of our stomachs, rather, it’s an issue of our hearts.
We start our series on ‘The 7 Deadly Sins’ with a look at what is the root and cause of all sin – Pride. In pride we try to elevate ourselves up. But in humility, Jesus Christ lowered himself down and became a servant. When we know Jesus, he shows the way for what it […]