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Author: Steve McClure

Rebuild & Restore: Post exilic Reflections

Rebuild & Restore: Post exilic Reflections

There are plenty of lessons to learn from the returning exiles who rebuilt the temple and the walls of Jerusalem amidst fierce opposition. As we emerge from the pandemic how do we too build back and engage with God in a process of spiritual restoration and renewal?

Nations #6: All Nations (Eternity)

Nations #6: All Nations (Eternity)

God’s heart is for ALL nations and so it is no surprise to find the nations at the heart of God’s glorious vision for eternity. How extraordinary to think that one day all know and love Jesus will live, serve and worship together before the throne of God

Nations #4: Hope of the Nations (Saviour)

Nations #4: Hope of the Nations (Saviour)

Our fascination with Superheroes is born out through our deep need for salvation. In this latest blog we see how God’s heart for the nations was to ultimately be fulfilled through His Servant – one who would suffer in our place and a be a light to the whole world!

Nations #3: The Rise and Fall of Nations (Idolatry)

Nations #3: The Rise and Fall of Nations (Idolatry)

God’s people were to be a ‘nation to the nations’ but they ended importing the culture of the nations around them and straying from the LORD. Because they failed to obey God and keep their side of the covenant God did exactly what He said He would and sent them into exile…

Nations #1: Blessing the Nations (Vision)

Nations #1: Blessing the Nations (Vision)

The nations have always been on God’s heart and in this post I reflect a little on the promises God made to Abraham and how we too get to play our part in that as those promises continue to be fulfilled in and through our lives