Why I Believe

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Why does God allow suffering?

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At work this discussion has been had on more than one occasion and on social media with friends who question the validity of God. One question that often comes up is “If there is a loving God, why does He stand back and do nothing while the world is full of suffering?”  We live in an imperfect world […]

Why I trust the Bible.

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Recently in a discussion about books I mentioned I read my Bible daily. I was asked why and why I trusted what it said. This prompted these thoughts. I believe that the Bible is Gods message to us today and it is just as relevant now, if not more, than when it was first written. […]

Why do I believe in a God I cannot see?

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The reason behind this blog comes from a discussion with a friend who was feeling lonely and alone in the world and we were chatting about what we do in our lives and how that impacts how we feel and who we are. I was telling her that to me my faith was everything and […]

Why we think God exists

by Blog Team

We have ecclesias all over the world. In New Zealand they are currently running a series called bubble banter. Bubble because at the moment wherever we live in the world because of the pandemic our socialising has been curbed and we are now listening to zoom or go to meeting bible studies from our home […]

I believe in the power of prayer

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Webster’s Dictionary defines prayer as: “A solemn and humble approach to Divinity in word or thought usually involving beseeching, petition, confession, praise or thanksgiving.” Prayer, in some form, has been a part of the religious life of most cultures that have existed down through time. Mostly it was a means of calling to an unseen […]

The Resurrection of Jesus

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Of all the subjects in the Bible, I think that the resurrection of Jesus is the most important, because it touches on God’s character, the work of his son Jesus, the meaning of the sacrifice of Jesus, the topic itself (Jesus’ own raising from the dead), and our own resurrection. I do not know of […]