Harvey Thomas 1939-2022

Dearly loved Daddy of Leah Sax (Thomas), guest on Delight Podcast here. A hero of the faith is home. For immediate release: 14 March 2022                     Former Billy Graham Crusade Director, Harvey Thomas, passes away Harvey Thomas CBE, former Conservative Party Director of Press and Communications and Billy Graham Crusade Director, was promoted to glory onContinue reading “Harvey Thomas 1939-2022”

Do not fear the devil

The devil is a serpent who whispers lies and a lion who is ready to pounce. This means we should expect to be in spiritual battles. This reality should make us cautious, but not afraid! And here are 5 reasons why…   1. We wear God’s armour God has not left us weak and defenselessContinue reading “Do not fear the devil”

Friendship is about love

Do you want good friends? Do you want to be a good friend? If the answer is yes to either or both of these questions, then look for love and be loving. You made read that and I think, are you asking me to have sex with my friends? I’m not talking about sex. SexContinue reading “Friendship is about love”

TRANSCRIPT Episode 8: Friendship – being needy & needed

Leah Sax:Hello and welcome to episode eight of Delight Podcast, I’m Leah Sax and this is Adam Curtis. Adam Curtis:Hey, there. Leah Sax:Today, our guest is Sara Snow and our topic is friendship. Sara is married to Pete, who pastors a church in North London, St Paul’s Harringay, and they have three young children together.Continue reading “TRANSCRIPT Episode 8: Friendship – being needy & needed”

SHOW NOTES Episode 8: Friendship – being needy & needed

Adam Curtis & Leah Sax are joined by Sara Snow as they discuss the ins and outs of Christian friendship. In this deeply personal episode, Sara shares how friends stood beside her during some of her most challenging times and how God used them to sustain her and point her to Jesus. You can findContinue reading “SHOW NOTES Episode 8: Friendship – being needy & needed”

Evangelism for those who hate cringe

My friends say that I have a low cringe threshold, but I bet I’m not the only one who sometimes finds evangelism awkward. I want my friends to come to know Jesus, and I want to tell them the gospel. But the problem is there seems to be so much information that needs to beContinue reading “Evangelism for those who hate cringe”

TRANSCRIPT Episode 7: Evangelism – sharing Jesus

Leah Sax:Hello and welcome to episode seven of Delight Podcast, I’m Leah Sax and this is Adam Curtis. Adam Curtis:Hello. In today’s episode of Delight Podcast, we’re going to be interviewing the wonderful Caz Dodds on the topic of evangelism. Now Caz is a member of Edinburgh North Church. She works for the Scottish GovernmentContinue reading “TRANSCRIPT Episode 7: Evangelism – sharing Jesus”

SHOW NOTES Episode 7: Evangelism – sharing Jesus

Caz Dodds joins Adam Curtis and Leah Sax on Delight Podcast to take up a fresh exploration of what we mean by evangelism.  Caz takes what it means to share Jesus apart, and puts it all back together again. You can find a transcript of today’s episode here, Adam’s blog ‘Evangelism for those who hateContinue reading “SHOW NOTES Episode 7: Evangelism – sharing Jesus”

Singing Lessons for Christians

“Jesus is far more concerned that your heart is in tune with him – than how good a vocalist you are…” Ben Slee, Music Pastor & Songwriter, Christ Church Mayfair, Delight Podcast Episode 7, October 2021 In Episode 7 of Delight Podcast we asked Ben Slee what it means to sing as a Christian. ButContinue reading “Singing Lessons for Christians”

TRANSCRIPT Episode 6: Singing –tuning your heart

Leah Sax:Welcome to Delight Podcast season two, we are back. Whoo whoo. I’m Leah. I’m Leah Sax and this is Adam Curtis, Adam Curtis:Hey! And it’s absolutely incredible that we are back for season two because we were just not expecting this. We thought Delight Podcast this would just be a one season thing. MeContinue reading “TRANSCRIPT Episode 6: Singing –tuning your heart”

SHOW NOTES Episode 6: Singing – tuning your heart

In this Season 2 opener, Music Pastor and Songwriter Ben Slee answers the question ‘Why should we sing?’   Join Adam Curtis and Leah Sax as they ask Ben all about how, why and when we should sing.Leah’s blog ‘Singing Lessons for Christians‘ can be found here, and a transcript from today’s episode can beContinue reading “SHOW NOTES Episode 6: Singing – tuning your heart”

Forgiveness is normal

We live in the time of internet rage. When some messes up, or more likely they have been discovered to have messed up many years ago, an army of individuals descend upon twitter and lets the world know what they think about. And what they think it rarely kind. These rage fueled tweets can giveContinue reading “Forgiveness is normal”

TRANSCRIPT – Episode 5: Forgiveness – a personal story

Leah Sax:Hello and welcome to Episode five of Delight Podcast, I’m Leah Sax, and this is Adam Curtis. Adam Curtis:Indeed, we are back. Before we delve into today’s insightful episode, we really, really just want to say absolutely massive. Thank you to everyone who’s engaged in season one is being just quite unbelievable, really, justContinue reading “TRANSCRIPT – Episode 5: Forgiveness – a personal story”

SHOW NOTES Episode 5: Forgiveness – a personal story

In 1984 Harvey Thomas was blown up in the 1984 IRA Brighton Bomb attack on the Conservative Party Conference. Thomas, who produced Billy Graham’s rallies for 15 years, shares his story of forgiveness and how he befriended the man that tried to kill him. Thomas joins Adam Curtis and Leah Sax in this week’s episode:Continue reading “SHOW NOTES Episode 5: Forgiveness – a personal story”

Getting to know Harvey Thomas…

Harvey Thomas is our guest on Episode 5 of Delight Podcast. He speaks of his time with Billy Graham, Margaret Thatcher and his experience of being blown up in the 1984 IRA Brighton Bomb and the story of forgiveness that followed. You can listen to his episode. Harvey is also a model railway enthusiast andContinue reading “Getting to know Harvey Thomas…”

TRANSCRIPT Episode 4: Church – life with God’s Family

Leah Sax:Hello and welcome to Delight Podcast, I’m Leah Sax, and this is Adam Curtis. Adam Curtis:Hello. Hello. Leah Sax:And today we welcome Andy and Grace Rees, who both serve at Surrey Chapel in Norwich, where Andy is lead Pastor. Grace describes herself as a full time pastor’s wife and mum. Today, our topic turnsContinue reading “TRANSCRIPT Episode 4: Church – life with God’s Family”

You are not alone

God did not save you to walk this life alone. You may be the only Christian in your family, your marriage, your friendship group, your office, your school. But hear this. You are not alone! When God saves us, he puts us into a family. The Church family. The men and women who stand aroundContinue reading “You are not alone”

TRANSCRIPT Episode 3: Prayer – speaking to God

Adam Curtis:Hello and welcome to Delight podcast. I’m Adam Curtis. Leah Sax:And I’m Leah Sax. And we are helping new Christians live for Jesus. On today’s episode, we’re going to be interviewing our friend Sarah Thrift and hearing all about prayer. Leah Sax:So as Adam already just told us, today’s guest is Sarah Thrift andContinue reading “TRANSCRIPT Episode 3: Prayer – speaking to God”

SHOW NOTES Episode 3: Prayer – speaking to God

Adam Curtis and Leah Sax are joined by Sarah Thrift who shares how she makes the Gospel accessible for all with great stories about God’s providence, before getting into today’s topic: prayer. We ask what prayer is, why we should do it and even go about asking how we should pray.  Even when it feelsContinue reading “SHOW NOTES Episode 3: Prayer – speaking to God”

11 tips to help you pray

#1 Say the Lord’s Prayer Jesus wants us to pray, and so he has taught us how to do it. Read Matthew 6:9-13 to see it for yourself… “‘Our Father in heaven,hallowed be your name,your kingdom come,your will be done,    on earth as it is in heaven.Give us today our daily bread.And forgive us our debts,    as we alsoContinue reading “11 tips to help you pray”