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1st Friday is a monthly vodcast from Tom Ward and Stuart Reynolds where they discuss all aspects of life through the lens of the Bible. Each month they will focus on a specific topic as well as having a Christian book and worship song recommendation. Let us know what you think by emailing info@gnba.net

1st Friday Tom Ward

    • Religion & Spirituality
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1st Friday is a monthly vodcast from Tom Ward and Stuart Reynolds where they discuss all aspects of life through the lens of the Bible. Each month they will focus on a specific topic as well as having a Christian book and worship song recommendation. Let us know what you think by emailing info@gnba.net

    Creation

    Creation

    Tom and Stuart discuss whether the recent photos from the James Webb telescope challenge the 6 day creation account in Genesis.  

    • 49 min
    20 reasons not to have kids

    20 reasons not to have kids

    Tom and Stuart discuss an article about why people shouldn’t have children and also the recent court decision in the US around abortion.  

    • 1 hr
    What songs are churches singing in 2022?

    What songs are churches singing in 2022?

    Tom and Stuart are joined by special guest Heather Reynolds to discuss the CCLI top 100 worship songs.
    https://songselect.ccli.com/search/results?List=top100
    https://www.sermonaudio.com/saplayer/playpopup.asp?SID=6201713982

    • 1 hr 1 min
    Why do so few pastors have a Christian world view?

    Why do so few pastors have a Christian world view?

    Tom and Stuart talk about a recent Barna poll around pastors and their world view.  
    https://opentheword.org/2022/05/16/poll-how-many-pastors-have-a-biblical-worldview/

    • 42 min
    Why do so many pastors want to leave?

    Why do so many pastors want to leave?

    Some statistics suggest that as many as 50% of pastors want to leave the ministry. Tom and Stuart discuss why this is the case and what can be done about it.

    • 46 min
    How do we deal with theological disagreements?

    How do we deal with theological disagreements?

    Tom and Stuart discuss three separate questions around theological differences, western Christianity and conspiracy theories.
    00.00 Intro
    01.00 Theological Differences
    40:20 Western Christian culture
    58:20 Conspiracy theories

    • 54 min

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