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There must be something of interest here; even if you don’t watch the video which shows me trying to pretend that I’m not freezing cold while talking about Africa.

Why We’ve Got The Bible We’ve Got

God does not want us only to know about Him.  If He did, He would have given us a systematic theology. He wants us to know Him, and so He tells us His story.

STEP: Scripture Tools for Every Person

An update on a very excellent set of tools for Bible Study.

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Some quirky Bible stuff, something on persecution, some inspiring mission stories and a consideration of the role of short-term dentists.

Bible and Mission Links 35

Lots of interesting stuff, but not a lot of jokes.

We Need To Think About Technology

Printing has brought a huge amount of good to the church, but there is another side to the story.

Why We Have the Bible We Have

We have the Bible we have, because God is the God he is.

The Book of Job

A great overview of a somewhat complex and misunderstood book.

Narrative, the Bible and God

But the God of the Bible is as free as the wind and doesn’t fit in with our expectations at all, he does unpredictable things and makes friends with some very uncomfortable people – he is not a tame lion!

We Should Apologise to the Women of Bethlehem!

Reading the Bible in its own cultural context is for life, not just for Christmas.