Articles

 

The Way is Shut: Evangelical Compromise and the Illusion of Virtual Church

by Joe Boot

May 29, 2020

The apostle Paul speaks of the church as a vital body, a chosen family, a temple of living stones and as a betrothed bride. These images reinforce the importance of physical meeting.

 

The Cult of the Expert

by Joe Boot

April 25, 2020

The tendency of intellectuals to pronounce on areas outside of their expertise is an unwise temptation that carries real-world consequences.

 

COVID19 Update

by Joe Boot

April 20, 2020

Dear Friends and Supporters, I pray this letter finds you well and in good heart despite the present challenging and difficult circumstances.  It is a joy to be able to trust that whatever comes our way, ‘We know that the Lord gives victory to His anointed’ (Ps. 20: 6).  Christ is still upon the throne. […]

 

COVID Calamity: When the Cure is Worse than the Disease

by Joe Boot

March 27, 2020

Joe Boot speaks out on the cause, implications and fallout of the COVID19 outbreak and response.

 

The Battering Ram of the Biblical Worldview

by Joe Boot

March 4, 2020

We can only offer an attractive and coherent alternative to pagan secularism if we live out and teach a vision of God’s sovereign government of all things. 

 

Seeking and Finding at Christmas

by Joe Boot

December 13, 2019 | Titus 2:11-14

Each Christmas, the reality of the virgin birth in the humility of the stable invites us, like the wise men, on a search for the child – that is, to discover His identity and to worship Him. 

 

Recovering the Christian Mind

by Joe Boot

August 13, 2019

Joe Boot discusses a program for recovering a soup-to-nuts approach to thinking as a Christian in every area – not just about traditionally Christian things like devotions and apologetics. If the world belongs to Christ (and it does), then we have a responsibility to bring our thinking in line with His Word.

 

Appeasement, Compromise and Silence in a D-Day for the Church

by Joe Boot

June 10, 2019

History has smiled with gratitude on the heroes of Normandy. How will history judge the church of our generation in a time of cultural conflict? In the D-Day of the Western church, what will be God’s verdict?

 

The Jack Boots In The Hall

by Joe Boot

May 3, 2019

In the face of the massive cultural change all around us, Christian faithfulness calls for a radical reformation in all areas of life, not just those safe areas of personal piety.

 

Cultural Prophets versus Corrupt Priests

by Joe Boot

February 1, 2019 | 1 Samuel 3:4

Today, as in the time of the judges, we are to pray and work for regeneration and reformation, over against the spirit of revolution against God and his Word, declaring the whole counsel of God to the culture without fear or compromise. 

 

Pride and Political Coercion: The Collapse of Freedom in the Centenary year of WWI

by Joe Boot

December 4, 2018

100 years after WWI, remember the hard-won freedoms our ancestors fought for, and pray for courage to confront a world that is hostile to the gospel.

 

Life IS Religion

by Joe Boot

October 23, 2018

By affirming religious relativism, whilst declaring itself non-religious, secularism brilliantly enthroned itself as the ultimate religious principle. The biblical term for this is Idolatry.