‘We preach Christ crucified’ 1 Corinthians Ch1 v23

Monthly archives for January, 2017




St Paul’s First Missionary Journey

The kind of boat St Paul would have made his travels in

Methodist Recorder – Reflections Series June-August 2012 Week 1 When we read the story of the early church in the Acts of the Apostles we discover that the church at Antioch in Syria was very prominent. Everything began in Jerusalem with the coming of the Holy Spirit at Pentecost but the fledgling church remained only […]

The Parables of Jesus

Howard's book

The Parables of Jesus – Rev. Howard Long’s first book Limited Edition printed by Gwasg Dinefwr Press. Price £9.95 P&P £1.95 UK One third of Jesus’ recorded teaching in the New Testament is in parables. They were his chosen method to communicate the great truths of the Kingdom of God. Simple stories of farmers, shepherds, […]

An Alpha Story


I would like to share with readers the story of my own personal miracle. As little as 3 years ago, if anyone had told me that I would be talking or writing about my Christian faith, I just would not have believed it. In fact, I’m sure I would have laughed at them. You see […]