Large Blue Bible Studies

A series of Bible studies designed for group use, which focus on how a passage might be read in the context of the climate emergency (despite having been written in a very different context).

Living as God requires

Naaman is healed of his leprosy (2 Kings 5:2-14). This study compares what Naaman expected his healing would require with what God asks him to do (through Elisha). It applies this to our attitudes to making the lifestyle choices that will be required to avert a climate catastrophe.

Click here to download in pdf format. I’ve also written a sermon snippet on the passage which you can read at this link.

The powers of the present darkness

Ephesians 6:12-17. This study revisits that famous passage about how we need to equip ourselves with the armour of God to stand against the “cosmic powers of the present darkness”. It asks what these powers might be in the current age and what type of armour we might need to confront them.

Click here to download in pdf format. I’ve also written a sermon snippet on the passage which you can read at this link.