Viewing 122 posts by Andrew Bunt

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    The Power of Questions

    We all know how powerful questions can be. A carefully chosen question can often unlock a situation in a way that a simple statement just couldn’t. The right question...

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    On the Teaching of Ethics

    Preachers, what do you fear? No doubt there are many answers we would give. Some of them would be shared by a lot of us; some of them may be confined to just a few. I...

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    Bask in Your Identity

    Is it selfish and self-centred to spend time reflecting on and enjoying the new identity we receive in Christ? I’ve sometimes heard people suggest it is. To do so, some...

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    Have Your Say on the Conversion Therapy Ban

    Should a teenager who is a Christian and is also same-sex attracted be able to receive prayer and support to help them live in line with biblical teaching? Should...

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    Parents, Youth Leaders and Trans Teens

    When I was leaving my teens and entering my 20s, I don’t think I knew anyone who identified as transgender. I’m not sure I would even have known what that means. Today,...

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  • How (Not) To Ban Conversion Therapy image

    How (Not) To Ban Conversion Therapy

    Imagine for a moment a pastoral scenario: a young person shares with you that they are experiencing attraction to people of the same sex. They’ve come to you as a youth...

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    Challenging Lawful Discrimination

    For those who care about protecting young lives, there have been a couple of disappointing court rulings recently. But even when the final outcomes aren’t what might be...

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    Thanksgiving is Foundational

    I’ve always found it really interesting that Paul includes a failure to thank God as part of the core of sin when, in Romans 1, he’s explaining the unrightousness and...

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    Why You Should Preach From Leviticus

    What book of the Bible have you rarely, if ever, heard a preach from? There are probably a few candidates, but I bet most of us would put Leviticus pretty near the top...

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  • Introducing ‘People Not Pronouns’ image

    Introducing ‘People Not Pronouns’

    There was a time in my childhood when I thought I was a girl. I don’t remember much about what else was going on in my life at that point, but I vividly remember the...

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