CONSIDERING THE HEAVENS

REFLECTIONS ON THE APOLLO 8, 11 AND 15 SPACE MISSIONS

INTRODUCTION

Psalm 8 asks the question that all of us encounter during our lives, vv.3-4:

“When I consider your heavens, the work of your fingers, the moon and the stars, which you have set in pl...

25/09/2018

‘Do not think that I have come to abolish the Law or the Prophets; I have not come to abolish them but to fulfil them … until heaven and earth disappear, not the smallest letter, not the least stroke of a pen, will by any means disappear from the Law until everything i...

“Blessed is he whose transgressions are forgiven, whose sins are covered. Blessed is the man whose sin the LORD does not count against him and in whose spirit is no deceit.”

Psalm 32:1-2

This (and perhaps some subsequent) articles are some personal reflections on the fir...

Samuel Rutherford is probably best-known as one of the Scottish Commissioners to the Westminster Assembly which produced the Westminster Confession of Faith – he was extremely influential in what was produced.

Little is known of his early life. He was born in the villag...

Patrick Hamilton (1504-1528) literally lit the flame of the Reformation in Scotland. Ten years after Luther started it all in Germany by hammering his 95 Theses into the church door in Wittenberg, Hamilton died a horrific and agonising death, but started something in S...

Jesus said: “I tell you the truth …”

Matthew 5:18

The truth has become quite a big deal in the present time.

It’s often commented that we are living in a “post-truth” era, where actual facts are said to be less important in forming peoples’ opinions than appeals to emotio...