Grace Communion International

Previous Podcasts

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Listen, hear and discern - which was given by John Stettaford on the 18th of January, 2020

When Jesus uses the same expression more than once, we need to take heed as to what he is saying.








Hannah - which was given by Peter Noon on the 11th of January, 2020

Lessons from an OT example. This is the message given in Southampton, rather than the one recorded on the day at Reading, at Peter Noon’s request.









Bible Study 1 Peter 1:1-3 which was given by Mike Barlow on the 10th of January, 2020.









More insight into the third temple - which was given by John Stettaford on the 21st of December, 2019

There is much discussion about another temple to be built in Jerusalem. Whereas it might well be argued that the third temple has been under construction for over two-thousand years.









Bible Study 1 Peter 1:1 which was given by David Silcox on the 13th of December, 2019










God’s third temple which was given by John Stettaford on the 14th of December, 2019

There is much speculation as to what may happen in Jerusalem. But did you know that already a third temple is under construction?









Our international fellowship - which was given by Geoff Sole on the 30th of November, 2019

An insight into areas of the work of our fellowship of which you may not be aware.










Our God is holy - which was given by Mike Barlow on December 7th, 2019

God has many names, all of which reveal specific aspects of his identity and nature. Let’s focus on what it means for God to be holy.









Bible Study: Jude 11-25 - which was given by John Stettaford on the 29th of November, 2019










Healthy church - which was given by Greg Williams on the 16th of November, 2019

From the annual conference: what is necessary for a healthy church?











Lessons from king Josiah - which was given by Barry Robinson on the 23rd of November, 2019

Josiah was a good king, but he wasn’t good enough. Only a king of the stature of Jesus ultimately would do.











Bible Study: Jude 5-11 which was given by David Silcox on the 15th of November, 2019









New insight from the parables - which was given by John Stettaford on the 9th of November, 2019

For many Jesus’ parables are home spun simple stories intended for simple souls. This was never true and new insight deepens their message to us.










Who am I? - Which was given by Clinton Phillips on the 2nd of November, 2019

We need to understand who we are and also how it is that God so cares for us?











Remembrance - which was given by Delia Bush on the 9th of November, 2019

Two poems to highlight our remembrance for the saving grace of God in victory in war.










Bible Study Jude 4-5 - which was given by John Stettaford on the 1st of November, 2019









Baptism - which was given by Chris Burmajster on the 2nd of November, 2019

A timely reminder of what baptism means, or should mean, to the Christian.








Let’s keep the feast - which was given by John Stettaford on the 12th of October, 2019

We forget that as Christians we are a people living in a time of war. Our way of life is under attack all the time and we need help to survive, to thrive, to achieve mastery in the face of adversity.









Is God fair? - which was given by John Stettaford on the 26th of October, 2019

We heard many messages at the festival. And we know we need to consolidate what we have learned to make it part of us. Because, let’s face it, things have changed.









Being at one - which was given by John Stettaford on the 9th of October, 2019

Even as the Church moves on from the traditional days we have followed, there is still much we can learn from them for a better, closer walk with our God.









Bible Study - Jude 2-4, which was given by Mike Barlow on the 11th of October, 2019









The day of the Lord - which was given by John Stettaford on the 30th of September, 2019

For us this day is thought of as the culmination of the promises made to us. A glorious day! But to the world, according to the picture we find in Joel, this is a day of darkness and woe! We need to see the other side of this coin.








Comparing isn’t wise - which was given by John Stettaford on the 5th of October, 2019

Our age is noted for its scientific advances, but as far as human beings are concerned, we haven’t changed. But comparing ourselves with our predecessors we seem advanced. But we need to compare ourselves elsewhere.








What is truth? - which was given by John Stettaford on the 28th of September, 2019

Another of the apostle John’s pre-occupations is with ‘truth’. It’s not an abstract concept for him, it’s solid, personal and very much alive!









Delivery in our troubles (part 2) - which was given by Peter Noon on the 21st of September, 2019

We share this condition with every other human being - we have troubles. But the Bible does offer us solutions.








Bible Study: Third John which was given by David Silcox on the 20th of September, 2019








A man after God’s own heart - which was given by John Stettaford on the 14th of September, 2019

How is it possible that an adulterer, a murderer and a bloody soldier can be called by God himself “a man after God’s own heart”? We really need to know!









The persona of the Holy Spirit - which was given by Mike Barlow on the 7th of September, 2019

God tells us to listen to His Son. And what Jesus says must become part of our belief.







A settled rest - Francis Bergin

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Pray for God’s will to be done - Barry Robinson

Scripture shows how important prayer was for the establishment and prosperity of the early church. Things haven’t changed. In fact, it’s still key for our development.









Our calling an election - which was given by John Stettaford on the 10th of August, 2019

We have each been chosen and elected by the Great God of heaven. Now, that should make a change in our daily lives…








We are at war! - Which was given by John Stettaford on the 17th of August, 2019

We have heard the annual messages which form the core to what we know and understand. But rather that making things clearer at times, their very familiarity can impede our understanding.








Original sin - which was given by John Stettaford on the 3rd of August, 2019

Some three years ago I began looking into the doctrine of original sin. It is surrounded by errors and omissions, which colour and cause similar errors in other foundational doctrines.








Communion - which was given by John Stettaford on the 3rd of August, 2019








Does God enjoy life? - which was given by John Stettaford on the 27th of July, 2019

He tells us that he does, and that his purpose is to bring and given us abundant life.

 










My stroke - which was given by Chris Burmajster on the 3rd of August, 2019

It changed my life, my thinking, my outlook.








Questions and Answers - which was given by Lipi Tando Mhlope on the 6th of July, 2019

Is there anyone who really cares? Yes, Jesus.








Physical pain and its spiritual equivalent - which was given by John Sttaford on the 20th of July, 2019.

How could a loving God have created wasps? Or pain? Allow the mess we see around us? Pain is a physical check to stop us going to extremes. And there are spiritual equivalents to help us in our spiritual lives.









Living with the human condition (part 1) - which was given by John Stettaford on the 6th of July, 2019

We each have something in our Christian life which spurs us on to continue. But I’d like to give you something in addition, to help you make it. Our ultimate goal is not far off, it’s nearby.








Living with the human condition (part 2) - which was given by John Stettaford on the 13th of July, 2019

We live with the limitation of our human condition, despite the promises we have, and all the benefits Christianity give to us. But we need to overcome the human condition.








Understanding God’s plan - which was given by John Stettaford on the 15th of June, 2019

God has ambitious plans for his redeemed children. His plan is revealed through his holy day cycle. Our de-emphasis on keeping these has resulted in the loss of much understanding.








John’s ‘take’ on the gospel - which was given by John Stettaford on the 22nd of June, 2019

For three decades or more the Gospel for us was “the kingdom of God”. Then we added, “and the message about Jesus Christ, the messenger”. But John, at the end of the 1st century had a different understanding.








Why the fourth Gospel? - Which was given by John Stettaford on the 29th of June, 2019

The Bible early established the principle of two or three witnesses. But why, then, is there a fourth Gospel?









You won’t believe the plans our husband has for us? - which was given by John Stettaford on the 7th of June, 2019

God has his eyes on his church even as our society spirals down to oblivion. He will not only rescue us, he will honour us. Note: this is a computer reading a transcript of a message, otherwise not available.









Happy birthday! - which was given by John Stettaford on the 9th of June, 2019

As Christians we so often overlook the importance of our co-parent, the church.









Bible Study: Review of 1 John and intro to 2 John, which was given by John Stettaford on the 31st of May, 2019











How God deals with our problems - which was given by Peter Noon on the 1st of June, 2019

We all have problems in life. We want delivery from those problems; but the Bible teaches us that we will be delivered in our problems….IF.









Charles Haddon Spurgeon - which was given by Geoff Sole on the 7th of May, 2019

All about his life and Christianity.









How is it that an all-righteous God can look at sinning human beings (part 1) - which was given by John Stettaford on the 11th of May, 2019

From all we read, this seems to be a step too far. Yet God devised a way to overcome the difficulty.








How is it that an all-righteous God can look at sinning human beings (part 2) - which was given by John Stettaford on the 25th of May, 2019

The mechanism God put in place makes it possible for God to redeem sinning human beings.









Sanctification - which was given by Mike Barlow on the 4th of May, 2019

We’ve just experienced Jesus’s death and resurrection, his commissioning his disciples, and his return to heaven. But for us, then what?











Bible Study of 1 John 4:16-21 which was given by David Silcox on the 7th of May, 2019










The seven kinds of slavery - which was given by Irene Wilson on the 27th of April, 2019.

The world recognises five kinds of slavery, but actually there are seven.













Bible Study - 1 John 5:13-15 by Mike Barlow










We are delivered - which was given by Richard Fowler on the 20th of April, 2019

It is no small thought to realise that the reality we live in daily is that we are delivered. It should change with our daily walk with God.












The miracle of the feeding of the 5,000 - which was given by Robin Jones on the 26th of April, 2019.

This miracle is well known. But signs can mean different things. So what was Jesus’ intention with this miracle?










Gentleness - which was given by Mike Barlow on the 13th of April, 2019

One of the characteristics of God, we need not only to understand it, but that we should be living it.










The Lord’s Supper - which was given by John Stettaford on the 18th of April, 2019










What then, is truth? - which was given by David Silcox on April 6th, 2019

Pilate said this to Jesus. What would Jesus have responded? It’s a question of great consequence even for us today.









Bible Study: 1 John 5:1-11 - which was given by John Stettaford on the 12th of April, 2019









Bible Study: 1 John 4:14 - 21 which was given by David Slicox on the 29th of March, 2019









How to wait for Christ’s return - which was given by Barry Robinson on the 30th of March, 2019

We need patience and persistence. And we’re naturally not gifted for either.










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