Today was Pentecost Sunday, the day when we celebrate the birth of the church and recall the dramatic manner in which the Holy Spirit equipped the apostles to preach the gospel. In contrast to this, Paul spoke about the vital but usually less dramatic work of the Holy Spirit in the lives of all believers. Listen to or download his talk here.
In today’s talk, Siobhan described a time in the history of the Jewish nation when the reading of Scripture had a dramatic effect on the people. Those behind the placing of Gideon Bibles in hotels and other public spaces can provide a stream of stories in our own time describing the transformative effect of reading the Bible. Listen to or download all that she said via this link.