Author Archives: Peter Cheyne

18.2.18 – A Body Given Gifts By God – Peter Cheyne

We have been looking at the church being described as a body. Last week we focused on unity, on the fact that there is one body. The first part of our reading today is a repeat from last week and … Continue reading

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11.2.18 – A Body United By God – Peter Cheyne

Last week we started talking about the biblical image of the church being a body. One of the main emphases in those passages is unity. Notice the emphasis on oneness in these verse we read last week: 1 Cor 12:12-13   … Continue reading

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4.2.18 – A Body Designed By God – Peter Cheyne

There are some people here who have studied anatomy in great detail and passed exams in it. They know the name of every bone in the body, every muscle, every organ and gland and whatever. And they know the function … Continue reading

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29.1.18 – How To Be Amazing, Part 2 – Peter Cheyne

Last week I reflected on the fact that so many times in the Bible we are told that the people were amazed, astounded, left open-mouthed and open-eyed, stunned. Miracles, words of amazing authority or wisdom, and people’s character, or change … Continue reading

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21.1.18 – How To Be Amazing – Peter Cheyne

Before Christmas I was writing a story about the wonder of Christmas. I discovered that the word “amazed” occurs 45 times in the New Testament. I was amazed! Frequently, people were left with their mouths hanging open and their eyes … Continue reading

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25.12.17 – Has He Made Any Difference? – Peter Cheyne

READ Luke 2:1-20 I have serious doubts that Jesus’ coming has made any difference at all! Look at the world. It is a complete mess. Are things any better now than before Jesus came? Well, we do have the obvious … Continue reading

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10.12.17 – A Christmas Rap – Peter Cheyne

We all know the story of the babe in Bethlehem And I guess we also know what happened to Him. His mum and His dad took part in a census They travelled to the town of David’s ancestors. There in … Continue reading

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