The kingdom of God is near. Repent and believe the good news!” (Mark 1:15)

 

19 years ago I was browsing in a Christian bookshop. I prayed “Lord is there something here that will be beneficial to me?” In one of those rare moments of sudden clarity I was directed to a “coffee table” type book. As a post-graduate student I was sure I could handle weightier material, so I ignored it but, just before leaving the shop I thought I’d better glance at it. The book opened on these words: “You are not your own; you were bought at a price” (1 Cor. 6:19b-20a). Continue Reading →