Visions in the Bible

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The glorified Jesus and his people


In the last of our series looking at visions in the Bible we turn to the last book of the Bible where we see a vision of the risen and glorified Jesus being given to one of his followers. And this leads on to key messages, challenges and encouragement to the church as to how […]

Changing the rules


As the early church Christians move out with the news of the Gospel, they faced serious limitations in their engagement. Were they supposed to reach mainly Jews, or was the good new of Jesus Christ also meant for Gentiles? In Acts 10 faces this issue head on. And everything changed, in both the locus and […]

Focusing on Jesus


For a brief moment, three followers of Jesus see something of his real glory, hear God speaking about how much He loves His Son, are challenged to listen to Jesus and to focus on Him alone. What is our understanding of Jesus, are we prepared to focus on Him and not be distracted / influenced […]

Holiness, cleansing and call


Isaiah sees a powerful and frightening vision of God and realises how sinful and unclean he is in God’s sight. But, wonderfully, God makes forgiveness and cleansing possible – and then Isaiah is ready to serve God. Do we need to remember how great God is and how wonderful it is that he is willing […]

Judgment and revelation


Samuel – a young, inexperienced boy – hears God speaking to him directly and giving him a message of judgment. Eli – a old, experienced priest – initially fails to recognise that God is speaking but then, through Samuel, hears that he and his family are going to be judged. Whatever our age, experience of […]

God’s over-ruling power


In this powerful and strange story, we see Abram responding to God – firstly with questions and uncertainty and then with faith and belief. God reminds him of: Who he is – the Lord What he has done – brought him out from his home country What he will do – give him the land […]