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”

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”

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”

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”

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”

TRANSCRIPT Episode 2: Meditation – dwelling on Gods truth

Leah Sax:Hello and welcome to Episode two of Delight Podcast, I’m Leah Sax, and this is Adam Curtis. Hello. And together we are looking at practices and habits that especially help new Christians live for Jesus. Adam Curtis:Indeed, we are in episode one we looked at the Bible with our good friend Adam Thrift. AndContinue reading “TRANSCRIPT Episode 2: Meditation – dwelling on Gods truth”

SHOW NOTES Episode 2: Meditation – dwelling on God’s truth

Amy Wicks joins Adam Curtis and Leah Sax to chat through the topic of Christian meditation. It’s not a term that people frequently associate with believers – so we have a good old chat about why it should be. Inspired by today’s chat, Adam’s blog ‘Meditation in 5 easy steps‘ can be found on theContinue reading “SHOW NOTES Episode 2: Meditation – dwelling on God’s truth”

TRANSCRIPT Episode 1: The Bible – hearing God speak

Adam Curtis:Hello and welcome to Delight Podcast. My name is Adam Curtis. Leah Sax:And I’m Leah Sax. Adam Curtis:This is our first episode of Season one, where Leah Sax:We’re going to have a Season two, then Adam, Adam Curtis:Anyway first episode of Season one, where we’re looking at Christian habits which help Christians live forContinue reading “TRANSCRIPT Episode 1: The Bible – hearing God speak”

TRANSCRIPT Episode 0: Introducing Delight Podcast

Leah Sax:Hello and welcome to Delight Podcast, I’m Leah, and this is Adam. Adam Curtis:Hello, hello, hello Leah Sax:Yeah that’s the bit you’re supposed to say hello! We’re off to a good start. here we are finally recording day one after weeks of Zoom and Google Docs. And Adam, I have one massive question forContinue reading “TRANSCRIPT Episode 0: Introducing Delight Podcast”

SHOW NOTES Episode 1: The Bible – hearing God speak

Adam Curtis and Leah Sax are joined by Adam Thrift, who shares his transformative story of seeing Christians as the nerdy other to becoming one of them.  Thrift shares his experiences with depression and anxiety, church and relationships, and how he gets down to opening up God’s word: the Bible. As well as looking atContinue reading “SHOW NOTES Episode 1: The Bible – hearing God speak”

SHOW NOTES Episode 0: Introducing Delight Podcast

Adam Curtis and Leah Sax introduce Delight Podcast: helping new Christians live for Jesus. In this short welcome episode we hear what the podcast is about, why you should listen and a little bit of Adam’s story from Kent to Curate and Leah’s story from North London to the stage.We’d love to hear from youContinue reading “SHOW NOTES Episode 0: Introducing Delight Podcast”