Here the Bridport Team ministry ask questions and share thoughts on faith and spirituality. The Bridport Team Ministry is a team of Christian Churches in Bridport Dorset. Each post is a summary of the corresponding audio file on the right. To get the most out of this site we really hope you take a listen by clicking on the file with the same title.
Have you ever had
someone turn-up at a meal or a party that you are afraid might embarrass you or
cause trouble?What if that person is
known in the wider community as someone on the fringes of society?Peter Wright, a Licensed Lay Minister
explores such an event that occurred when Jesus was asked to supper …….
When God gave to the people of Israel the
promise of liberation and a new land, he did not promise that getting there
would be easy.And over the last few
weeks we have been looking at just how difficult it actually was.Yet God never abandoned his people, even
though they showed themselves again and again not to be truly faithful.And although we are coming to the end of this
series, and our exploration of Exodus, the Israelites have to go on for another
four books in the bible (Leviticus, Numbers, Deuteronomy and Joshua) before
they do eventually settle in the Promised Land.Phew, how many worn out pairs of sandals is that?
God has some important things to download to Moses so
he calls him to a briefing on top of Mount Sinai.God likes mountain tops shrouded in smoke and
mist, a bit of the theatrical adds mystery and suspense.Is God finally going to tell Moses the way to
the Promised Land and an end to this ceaseless wandering?