A Picture of True Conversion

‘Where you go I will go, and where you lodge I will lodge. Your people shall be my people, and your God my God.’ For generations, the story of Ruth and Naomi has been treasured in Christian circles and beyond. It has been rightly seen as a beautiful narrative of sacrifice, kindness, and dedication. And aside…

An Account of sovereign grace

I was born into a nominal Christian family as the last of 4 boys (no girls, sadly!). My family attended a large Pentecostal church (Christ Apostolic Church) in Kano in Northern Nigeria. We regularly attended church on Sundays, but there was little else besides that. At around 9 years of age, my mother and the…

The Nature of Conversion

Conversion is the commencement of a journey – the christian journey. It is the start of a new life. ‘Once I was blind, but now I see’, described John Newton. Old things have passed away, all have become new. If conversion is such an important event, it is important that we clearly understand what it…

The Nature of Conversion

Conversion is the commencement of a journey – the christian journey. It is the start of a new life. ‘Once I was blind, but now I see’, described John Newton. Old things have passed away, all have become new. If conversion is such an important event, it is important that we clearly understand what it…