Here’s a great website for exploring what Christian faith is all about:
Jesus Christ once said: “God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son,
that whoever believes in him shall not perish, but have eternal life” (in the Bible,
That’s a great summary of the message of the Christian faith:
- God wants us, his creatures, to have ‘eternal life’. That means knowing the eternal
God right now, and being with him eternally beyond death.
- Jesus Christ, the Son of God, willingly gave up his own life for us. He took on
himself the punishment that we deserve for all the ways that we have ignored God
and rebelled against him. That’s how much God loves us.
- Without trust in Christ, the only future that awaits us is to perish, cut off from
- But if our trust is in Christ, then we can be certain of God’s forgiveness, and
the gift of eternal life.
So it’s not being good, or going to church, or being spiritual, that puts things
right between us and God. It’s trusting in Jesus Christ.
Our “Christianity Explored” course is a good way to discover more about this for
At Holy Trinity we sum this up by setting out these Five Values for our church life: