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All articles by Stephen Bignall

Stephen is Field Director of Australian Indigenous Ministries.

50 years reaching out to Europe

Article

October 2009
Europe

50 years reaching out to Europe

50 years reaching out to Europe   In an ‘Ashes summer’ every half century is reason for applause and recognising the batsman’s skill. Inevitably, however, with the end of the summer (and Ashes series), popular interest begins to fall away like the leaves on the trees.   But this autumn brings us another half…

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News – Thankfulness at LTS

News

August 2008
News

News – Thankfulness at LTS

Thankfulness at LTS Deep thankfulness to God characterised the two services held at London Theological Seminary on Saturday 14 June. The first service marked the completion by students of a two-year pastoral course; and the second, the retirement of Principal Philip Eveson and his wife Jennifer after a fruitful 31-year ministry in the seminary.     The…

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News – London Theological Seminary

News

August 2007
News

News – London Theological Seminary

London Theological SeminaryThe 'end of year service' at LTS on 9 June was a reverent and moving occasion, with chairman, students, faculty and guest preacher testifying to the grace of God before the large congregation.The leaving students so urged those present to consider LTS as the right place to be equipped for gospel ministry…

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Christ’s New Covenant

Article

November 2004
Articles > Biblical/theological

Christ’s New Covenant

3.  The heart of the covenant'For this is the covenant that I will make with the house of Israel after those days, says the Lord: I will put my laws in their mind and write them on their hearts: and I will be their God, and they shall be my people. None of them…

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Christ’s new covenant

Article

October 2004
Articles > Biblical/theological

Christ’s new covenant

2. A better covenantIn the previous article we considered the 'main point' that Christ is our High Priest and intercessor, the one who comes between ourselves and a holy God - who comes from God to us and brings us to God. This present article will consider why a new covenant was needed.Speaking through…

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Christ’s new covenant – The main point

Article

September 2004
Articles > Biblical/theological

Christ’s new covenant – The main point

The letter to the Hebrews was written in the first century to a congregation of Jewish Christians. That is not a contradiction in terms. These people were born Jewish, members of the nation of Israel under the old covenant, but had come to believe in Jesus Christ as the Redeemer promised throughout the Old…

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Missionary Spotlight-Evangelical kaleidoscope

Article

January 2001
Australia

Missionary Spotlight-Evangelical kaleidoscope

The professedly evangelical scene within Australia presents a kaleidoscope – active groups within larger, compromised denominations; a small number of independent congregations; and a burgeoning multitude of neo-Pentecostal causes. Unlike the UK, there are no wider Evangelical associations, nor is there a substantial sprinkling of ‘Evangelical Free’ churches. Bible-believing, gospel-preaching churches are few in…

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