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Why a Bible college training?

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February 2012
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Why a Bible college training?

Guest Column Why a Bible college training? Have you ever been ‘apprehended’ by the strong arm of the law? Thankfully, that has never been my experience, though we have all witnessed it happen to others, at least on TV. There is, I believe, an identity crisis in theological training in the UK today. I…

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Travel with Robert Murray McCheyne

Robert Murray McCheyne (1814–43), one of evangelicalism’s most august figures, died suddenly and unexpectedly at the age of 29. His public ministry was condensed into an eight year period – beginning with his first sermon on 1 July 1835 and reaching its zenith in a glorious revival in Dundee, where he was minister of…

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The Biography of Robert Murray M’Cheyne

It was 1993 and I was in my final year of studies at York. A friend and I were perusing the Christian biographies in a bookshop when he took down a small paperback simply entitled Robert Murray M’Cheyne. He told me I should read it, as this man’s life was special. I stored the…

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