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Get a Grip 3
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Get a Grip 3

Jonathan Stephen, Principal of Wales Evangelical School of Theology, answers the question, “Why Systematic Theology?” Listen to this talk from Get a Grip, a conference to help church ministers and Bible teachers in every context to understand better and to teach confidently, the more controversial passages of the Bible. The conference was held in Cardiff on...

Get a Grip 4
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Get a Grip 4

Ruth Valerio of A Rocha closes the conference on the topic ‘Letting the Word Dwell Richly’. Listen to this talk from Get a Grip, a conference to help church ministers and Bible teachers in every context to understand better and to teach confidently, the more controversial passages of the Bible. The conference was held in...

Spectacular Ordinary Disciples
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Spectacular Ordinary Disciples

Speaker:   Rev Dr. Viv Thomas of St. Paul’s, Hammersmith. Originally presented at the Cardiff session of Spectacular Ordinary Disciples, 13 October 2011. In a culture where people are struggling with boredom, meaninglessness and excess, how can Christians experience full, vivid and rich life? Celebrity, money, buying stuff or extra holidays will not do it....

Engaging Our Culture
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Engaging Our Culture

Rev. Dr. Joel Edwards sets out four ‘new competences’ needed by Christians in this generation, in order to present the Good News credibly for a 21st Century world. He shows that, based on the Apostle Peter’s call to the first century Christians, to argue about world views and ‘big ideas’ is very Christian, as we...

A Christian Response to Climate Change
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A Christian Response to Climate Change

John Weaver’s lecture from CICC’s spring 2010 series, The Climate Change Crisis: What Should We Believe?, addresses the theology of a Christian response to climate change. John Weaver is chairman of the directors of the John Ray Initiative – Connecting Environment, Science, and Christianity. He was formerly principal of South Wales Baptist College. He has...

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CICC Cafe – Biblefresh Insights II

  By popular demand, this CICC Cafe has returned for a second series – Biblefresh Insights II – Beyond Chapter and Verse. Are you interested in discovering fresh skills to understand the Bible for yourself?  Have you heard a little about the Hebrew / Biblical worldview, and would like to delve into it in a bit more...

Spectacular Ordinary Disciples Slides
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Spectacular Ordinary Disciples Slides

In October 2011, Rev. Dr Viv Thomas made three presentations in Wales on how Christians can live as we are called to live in ordinary life. The Powerpoint slides from his talk are available here. Please also visit our podcasts page, where his talk is available in audio form. Rev Dr Viv Thomas’ powerpoint slides...

Slides from Get a Grip Cardiff
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Slides from Get a Grip Cardiff

On 3 November 2011, CICC held its Get a Grip Conference, exploring the topic of teaching difficult passages of Scripture. Two of the talks included Powerpoint presentations, which are available for download here. Please also visit our podcasts page, where all of the talks are available in audio form. Ruth Valerio – Is Salvation Red...

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Presumed Consent? A Debate

What do you think about automatically donating your organs when you die? Does the Bible and Christian Faith have anything to say on this matter? Come and join in the conversation on this hot topic at this free CICC Cafe in partnership with CARE. Presumed Consent – Is there a Christian view? Dr Trevor Stammers...

Get a Grip London: Video 1
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Get a Grip London: Video 1

How can the Academy help the Church with the Bible?  A talk by Revd. Prof. Richard Burridge, Dean of King’s College, London. From the Biblefresh ‘Get A Grip’ conference in the Chapel of King’s College London on 7th November 2011. Watch at  biblefresh.tv.