Another Hillsong conference has just been and gone. And I find myself having a conversation with myself, like those ones in the old cartoons where a smiley positive version of you is sitting on one shoulder and a eagle-eyed cynic on the other.
Voting in elections, like pretty much everything we do, is an exercise in glorifying God by loving our neighbour.
Or as Paul puts it: “So, whether you eat or drink, or whatever you do, do all to the glory of God. Give no offense to Jews or to Greeks or to the church of God, just as I try to please everyone in everything I do, not seeking my own advantage, but that of many, that they may be saved. Be imitators of me, as I am of Christ” (1 Cor 10:31-11:1).
On August 1 at St Luke's Miranda, Ed Loane will be exploring how Christians should think about church unity in light of God's word and the lessons learnt from church history.
What is Jesus doing today? How important do you think it is that Jesus is a human now?