Jesus said something but I couldn’t remember what

Do we really understand who Jesus is and what he wants from us? We need to read, remember and respond to what he is saying, not what we think he is saying.

Honest about my faith

My daughter is a genius. She is only 5, but one day she will be a brain surgeon, will run the country or will do something else really clever. She is great to have around when you are shopping because you can ask her what else you were going to get and she remembers from a conversation an hour earlier.

She is attending a Christian holiday club this week and there was an opportunity yesterday for the children to recite the Bible memory verse to win a sweet. Knowing how addicted to sugar my little girl is I asked her afterwards why she hadn’t put her hand up to have a go. This is what she said:

‘I remembered the first bit, Jesus said, but I couldn’t remember the rest.’

nice jesusI wonder how many Christians would say the same? We know Jesus said things and we know roughly what some

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About honestaboutmyfaith

Hi, my name is Graeme and I’m married to a very patient wife. We have 4 children, 2 rabbits, a terrapin (and not a lot of peace and quiet!). I’m a Regional Minister for the Eastern Baptist Association in the UK (the views expressed in this blog are my own) and I am especially interested in making Church accessible to people who have no church background and also in how we disciple people in order to equip them to live out their faith in the 21st Century.
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