All posts by Phil Whittall

Devotional: An ever present helper

…the Helper, the Holy Spirit, whom the Father will send in My name, He will teach you all things, and bring to your remembrance all that I said to you. John 14:26 Sometimes when I think of the Holy Spirit, I only think of power,

The Curiosity Index (23.03.2017)

America’s most-hated woman I remember, back in the early days of having an email account, getting spam emails wanting me to sign a petition against this woman. Turns out they were rubbish. So before the Nigerians, Asians and Eastern-Europeans trying to scam me, I had American

The Curiosity Index (22.03.2017)

Who shares the story, not who reports the news, is what counts for casual readers Because you’re reading it here, you know it’s true right? How to Learn New Things as an Adult For all my friends who love to highlight their books, I have

Relational Mission: A compass but no map

This is the final (in a long-delayed) series of posts on Mike Betts’ book Relational Mission: A way of life. The final chapter is called We have a compass but no map. You can find links to the other articles here. A real family Raising sons & daughters Everyone

The Curiosity Index (21.03.2017)

What Is Grace? Last Sunday we looked at what it means to be a people changed by grace. Justin Holcomb offers a good article on what grace is. What Did the Tearing of the Temple Curtain Mean? More than you realise. The rise of Arab

A people changed by the Grace of God

At Grace Church we’ve begun a series looking at our convictions & aspirations when it comes to church & discipleship. It is about saying what we believe to be true and at the same time what we wish to be true for us (but may not always

The Curiosity Index (20.03.2017)

How was your weekend? Grace Church met in a new venue for the first time – a preschool, so that was fun! Churchgoing and tolerance Talking of churchgoing. This is a fascinating article on tolerance and churchgoing. Basically whether you’re on the right or left