Fund Raising for Operation Onesimus

The 2017 Operation Onesimus Program planning is underway. WCF are eagerly anticipating this year’s program! Lord willing, training will take place Sunday July 9th thru Saturday July, 22nd at Schooley’s Mountain, NJ. The confirmed teachers include: Bro.’s Steven Cox, John Launchbury, Brad Ricks and James Diliberto. Registration is now open at operationonesimus.org. MISSION Operation Onesimus… Read More Fund Raising for Operation Onesimus

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Nuneaton (Whitestone) Ecclesia study week 24th – 28th October 2016

The Nuneaton (Whitestone) Ecclesia annual study week is planned for 24th – 28th October 2016 (half-term) God Willing, in the Pioneer Centre, Cleobury Mortimer. They still have places available and would be delighted if other brothers and sisters and young people would like to join them. The theme for the week is *Ye shall be… Read More Nuneaton (Whitestone) Ecclesia study week 24th – 28th October 2016

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Philippine Sunday Schools — Growing in Leaps and Bounds

Through a partnership with the Asia-Pacific Christadelphian Bible Mission, Williamsburg Christadelphian Foundation (WCF) provides funding for much needed classroom furnishings and supplies to Christadelphian Sunday Schools in the Philippines. There are 17 Sunday Schools that have collectively enrolled almost 500 students, the overwhelming majority from non-Christadelphian families. Dedicated young people from the Mindanao and Visyas… Read More Philippine Sunday Schools — Growing in Leaps and Bounds

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When having found faith through the study of the Bible we do need to do works of faith

When we have found the Word of God and started reading the Bible with an open mind, letting the words come to us like they are written, it shall transform our inner self, if we allow it to do that. When we do come into the faith, believing in One God and believing in His… Read More When having found faith through the study of the Bible we do need to do works of faith

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the Bible – God’s guide for life #8 Looking to Jesus #1 Let this mind be in you which was also in Christ Jesus

Looking To Jesus: “let this mind be in you which was also in Christ Jesus”   Let this mind be in you, which was also in Christ Jesus, who, being in the form of God, did not consider it robbery to be equal with God, but made himself of no reputation, taking the form of… Read More the Bible – God’s guide for life #8 Looking to Jesus #1 Let this mind be in you which was also in Christ Jesus

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the Bible – God’s guide for life #7 Case example – King Josiah #2 Lessons from Josiah’s experience

lessons from Josiah’s experience God’s words are life changing, but if we do not read them and act on them as Josiah did, they may as well be hidden away from us. A neglected Bible is about as useful as a lost one. Josiah only had the ‘Book of the Law’, possibly Genesis to Deuteronomy… Read More the Bible – God’s guide for life #7 Case example – King Josiah #2 Lessons from Josiah’s experience

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the Bible – God’s guide for life #6 Case example – King Josiah #1

case example – King Josiah            (See 2 Kings21-23 & 2 Chronicles33-35)   Josiah was the 16th king of Judah who reigned from 640-609 BCE/BC, dying just 23 years before the fall of the country to Babylon. Huldah, Jeremiah and Zephaniah were prophets during his reign.   I was just eight years old when my… Read More the Bible – God’s guide for life #6 Case example – King Josiah #1

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the Bible – God’s guide for life #5 What is God like

And what is God like? Here are some more Bible verses that describe him: The LORD God, merciful and gracious, longsuffering, and abundant in goodness and truth. Keeping mercy for thousands, forgiving iniquity and transgression and sin, and that will by no means clear the guilty; visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the children,… Read More the Bible – God’s guide for life #5 What is God like

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the Bible – God’s guide for life #4 Not to get the best from our diet– or from ourselves

The impression here is that if we are to live, to know truth and be “wise for salvation” then we should make the Bible a staple diet. Or, to use another metaphor, we should turn to our handbook regularly for direction and guidance and not just look it up when we have lost our way.… Read More the Bible – God’s guide for life #4 Not to get the best from our diet– or from ourselves

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the Bible – God’s guide for life #3 Fast food or staple diet

fast food or staple diet?   The Bible ‘menu’ is a full one, with lots of interesting things to try. Some portions may be an acquired taste but it is worth being adventurous. There are two ways of approaching this feast of good things: to feed regularly on the spiritual food there, having a regular… Read More the Bible – God’s guide for life #3 Fast food or staple diet

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the Bible – God’s guide for life #1 Introduction

INTRODUCTION The American Bill Bryson wrote a book about his experiences in Britain called Notes from a Small Island. In it he describes an the English approach to travel: If you mention in a pub that you intend to drive from, say, Surrey to Cornwall… your companions will puff their cheeks, look knowingly at each… Read More the Bible – God’s guide for life #1 Introduction

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the Bible – God’s guide for life #9 Gospels not only place to find ‘the mind which was in Christ’

The Gospels are not the only place to find ‘the mind which was in Christ’’. The books of poetry and prophecy in the Old Testament often give us an insight into his attitude and thinking. David’s words in the Psalms are often seen as a foreshadowing of the actual thoughts and feelings of Christ in… Read More the Bible – God’s guide for life #9 Gospels not only place to find ‘the mind which was in Christ’

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