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How I became a Christadelphian

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I was born on 19 June, 1954 in Christchurch, New Zealand. That is where my story begins. My parents were Jean Ching and Walter (known as Wally) Ching. My ancestry, from its various sources, is English, Scottish, and Danish, so I am a pure-bred mongrel. My mother`s mother was a Christadelphian. My mother`s father, however […]

Doubt and Disappointment

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In the Gospel of Luke we see tension growing between Jesus and the whole range of religious sects that were either the Jewish government or close to it:  groups that were often enemies, coming together for the sole purpose of destroying a new teacher who was unraveling the complicated charade that they had built around […]

The Promised Land

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October Blog Series

The land promised in the Bible is a real and substantial part of this earth, a place for living men and women; and inheritance in it belongs to the future. It has no connection with the cloudy region sometimes referred to in hymns which speak of the dead as “safe in the Promised Land”. It […]

Do You Understand the Kingdom of God?

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October Blog Series

Jesus went through every city and village of Galilee preaching… What was it that he preached? Surely his subject must have been the truth which above all others he most wanted men to know! The Gospels supply the answer: he was “preaching and showing the glad tidings of the kingdom of God” (Luke 8:1), or […]

Answer to the worlds problems

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If we ever think seriously about life in general — about world problems, and about what the future holds for us personally — two questions which often arise are: Is permanent world peace possible? What will happen to us in the future, and after our death? Peace on earth With regard to the first, many […]

Where do we go when we die?

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October Blog Series

If you accept the religious beliefs held by nearly everyone until recent years, you would answer this question by saying, “It all depends; if we have done the right thing while we live, we shall go to heaven, of course; and if not, then to —-“. Here, perhaps, you falter. You are not sure, but […]

The Olivet Prophecy – Part 1

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The Olivet Prophecy is perhaps the best known prophecy Jesus spoke. It is widely used regarding the return of Jesus to the earth, especially as a guide for identifying certain events that indicate the nearness of his return. The Prophecy will be considered in a number of subsequent blog posts. The Olivet Prophecy is so […]

Global Babel or Babble – confusion then and now.

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Following the flood and the emergence of Noah and his family from the Ark it says in Genesis Ch. 9 v. 1: “And God blessed Noah and his sons, and saying unto them, Be fruitful and increase in number and fill the whole earth”. (NIV) But by the time chapter 11 occurs, the people were […]

What is a soul? And what will happen to yours?

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The Bible word “soul” as we have it in English, is a translation of three Hebrew words and one Greek word. The most common words are nephesh in the Hebrew and psuche in the Greek. Nephesh occurs 754 times and psuche 106 times. Nephesh is translated as “soul”, but is also translated as “creature”, “life”, […]

Predicting the Future

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As regards the Bible, a prophet is a person who proclaims or declares. A prophet declared God’s will to those around, and part of that declaration included advice about events that would happen in the future. There are many Bible prophets, and there is a whole section in the Bible titled the “Major Prophets”, comprising […]