St John's Lent talks 2008, by the Revd. Keith Kimber
are those who’ve listened to the story and teaching of Jesus
Christ and decided
to base their lives upon it. They are many different kinds of people
different cultures with different histories, with different ways of
disciples. What unites them is love for God’s world and for
people, and their
desire to seek and do God’s will, as they understand it.
world is now very different from the one in which Jesus lived and
can disciples of Christ today respond to issues which didn’t
exist then, to
questions which couldn’t have been asked until recently?
international terrorism, global warming, space travel, organ
genetic coding, gender reassignment, secularisation, AIDS; for example.
are no ready answers and Christians don’t always agree in
let alone responding to them, but for all of them the attitude of faith
way to seek the truth, asking the right questions and working out the
course gives a brief survey of matters touching upon our lives as the 21st
century gets under way, seeks to explore the meaning of faith in the
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resources and discussions around the theme of faith in the future,