Tag: beliefs (9)
What colours our church life? What gives it its distinctive flavour? What are the convictions which underlie everything we do? In short, what are our values?
I was taken aback by a conversation I had recently following a Sunday service. In the course of the sermon, I had made reference to the Great Fire of Rome. I quoted a Roman historian by the name of Tacitus.
Next year will see the 50th anniversary of the publication of a very significant document - the 1966 Strict Baptist Affirmation of Faith.
I am encouraged by the feedback I’ve had about the Sunday morning series that’s just come to an end. It’s the first time I’ve preached a series on “the Five Points”.
We call ourselves an evangelical church. No, you won’t find that word on our notice-board, but we’ve always been happy to identify ourselves in that way...