Over the years I have gained much from gifted men and women in the Body of Christ. I have come to see that what Paul describes in Ephesians 4 is in fact true. That spiritual growth abounds by receiving the ministry from the gifts God raises up. There are some men and women that have […]Continue reading..Ministers I have gained from
I have often desired to express God’s caring heart towards challenges in society. And I know that this is his heart too. Both the old and new testament are filled with references to this. Here is just one example: He lifts the poor from the dust– Yes, from a pile of ashes– And treats them […]Continue reading..So you want to make an impact? – Faithfulness & Care
You bring me back oh Lord Chorus G You bring me back oh Lord, D You bring me back oh Lord, Em You bring me back oh Lord, C D G Back to your heart. Verse 1 G D […]Continue reading..You bring me back oh Lord – Song
What does it mean to know you? An answer I long to find. How does one get to see you, When your eyes are dull and blind? I have read every book I’ve been given. I’ve attended 1000 events. I have sung every song that’s been written. Yet no closer I am to my quest.Continue reading..What does it mean to know you? – Poem
In my Christian life I have come across many different approaches to church. Generally I have found that while people may test different approaches, they eventually find one that works for them and then stick to it for most of their lives. Let’s call this their primary approach. They may also dabble in a few […]Continue reading..Different approaches to Church
So many divisions around us persist, With each one a doctrine or practice insist, Yet oh just how deeply our Lord did resist, Everything that would His own body so twist. So in order to save us from such a dark fate, Our Lord sought his Father to expertly make, One new man within himself […]Continue reading..The Source of Our Oneness – Poem
You do not have because you do not ask. (James 4:3) Jesus was quite clear on how we should understand the Father. It was quite simple… The Father loves you! Over and over and over Jesus revealed this reality to His disciples and the people that followed Him. Even the signs and wonders he did […]Continue reading..How to let the Lord love you – Just ask!
In my previous post I looked at the first and fundamental aspect of Christianity – the entire kit and kabudal – and it is the foundation upon which the Christian life is built – Letting the Lord love you. Although this is really the basis of Christian life, so many Christians move on from it after initially meeting […]Continue reading..HOW to let the Lord love you?
“We love Him, because He first loved us.” 1 John 4:19 Brothers and sisters, this is the first and fundamental element of Christianity. The Lord’s love! However, for the most part, it is only a mental note to most and not a reality in practice. There are many reasons for this, and most of them are connected […]Continue reading..Step 1 – Let the Lord Love you
The bible can be a confusing place. So many different letters and books, written by so many different people at different times in history to various groups of different people. Hundreds of thousands of written scriptures, all God breathed, yet many of them seemingly contradictory. The bible is a challenging read to say the least, …Continue reading..The purpose of the scriptures