Category: Exhortations

Exhortations

Two parables

This morning I want to consider two parables: the parable of the Good Samaritan, and the parable of the Sheep and the Goats. Normally it can be a dangerous thing to draw too much from parables. They are stories that illustrate a point, rather than being literal events. An incautious reading of the parable of […]

Andrew McFarland Campbell 
Exhortations

Roman Centurions

This morning I want to draw your attention to something that is perhaps slightly subtle in the New Testament. It’s a subtle connection between a handful of people we meet, who all have the same job. They are all Roman Centurions. The Romans were not noted for being particularly compassionate. We are all familiar with […]

Andrew McFarland Campbell 
Exhortations

One Body

As I was preparing this exhortation, reading the three passages for today, There was one that jumped out at me, because it described this ecclesia, and it described it well. Romans 12, verses 4 to 10: For as we have many members in one body, and all members have not the same office: So we, […]

Andrew McFarland Campbell