April 20, 2019

It is Easter Week and a crowd gathers to look in disbelief and horror; some fall to their knees and weep; others see the picture of ruin before them and its too much to take, and so turn away.

You may think the above words refer to those looking at Jesus as he hung on a...

January 26, 2019

“Not that I have already obtained all this, or have already been made perfect, but I press on to take hold of that for which Christ Jesus took hold of me. Brothers, I do not consider myself yet to have taken hold of it. But one thing I do: forgetting what is behind and...

December 11, 2018

If we searched online about our ancestors and happened to discover that we're connected in some way to some really dodgy characters, many of us would keep what we have found out hidden. However, in presenting the world with details about Jesus Christ's ancestors the go...

November 30, 2018

In church we talk a lot about ‘the gospel’, and how ‘the gospel’ is our message and our hope. However, if someone outside church asked someone inside church to explain what ‘the gospel’ actually means, what might they say?
With the best of intentions I think many would...

November 19, 2018

Mark 4:26-29, the parable of the growing seed: “He also said, 'This is what the kingdom of God is like. A man scatters seed on the ground. Night and day, whether he sleeps or gets up, the seed sprouts and grows, though he does not know how. All by itself the soil produ...

November 7, 2018

Luke 8:22-25: “One day Jesus said to His disciples, 'Lets go over to the other side of the lake'. So they got into a boat and set out. As they sailed, he fell asleep. A squall came down on the lake, so that the boat was being swamped, and they were in great danger. The...

September 28, 2018

Bishopbriggs is a town on the northern border of the city of Glasgow. The congregation has been vacant since August 2005. They were naturally very thankful to God when Garry Brotherston and his family came to the church in 2013. At that time Garry was appointed as a Pr...

July 27, 2018

We live in a world obsessed with money. Jesus often spoke of money and says we cannot worship God and money at the same time, which reveals it is possible to make money a god and that money is something that can be worshipped.

Many people's attitude to money shows this...

April 6, 2018

Recently I was asked to speak at a Christian Union on the subject “why should we worship God?”.

I gave the following three reasons:

1: God should be worshipped as humanity's Maker.

At the start of the Bible we are told God made everything: Genesis 1:1, “In the beginning G...

February 11, 2018

Some years ago the one and only Tiny Turner asked the question, “What’s love got to do with it”? Before this the Beatles had already told the world that “All you need is love”.

During this month of February many will send a Valentine’s Day card to a loved one or to so...

Please reload

Recent Posts

April 20, 2019

January 26, 2019

December 11, 2018

Please reload