10 December, 2017
Jesus Christ entered the world into an immoral society – similar to and if not worse than the society we currently live in. God is always saying “Do not fear!” and wants to remind us that nothing is impossible with Him. The stage is being set for God to come down again by His Holy […]
3 December, 2017
We are not citizens of this world – we are citizens of Heaven. We cannot have dual citizenship; we must choose which kingdom we want to be apart of.
26 November, 2017
Making decisions can be difficult – but if we do not know what to do, we can look to God, who has good plans. We can be like Jehoshaphat, who “set his face to seek the Lord”.
19 November, 2017
We all need God to speak to us, both individually and corporately. In Acts 13, the Holy Spirit spoke to the church in Antioch as they were praying and fasting, telling them to “Set apart for me Barnabas and Saul”. It is in the context of worship that God speaks to us. A church that […]
12 November, 2017
Elders are men who hold the good news of Christ in their hearts and minds with everything that they do. “For the grace of God has appeared, bringing salvation for all people” – Titus 2:11
5 November, 2017
Titus chapter 1 takes us through the qualifications of eldership. In addition to elders, these qualities are to be aspired to for all believers.
29 October, 2017
“Truly I tell you, unless you change and become like little children, you will never enter the kingdom of heaven.” – Matthew 18:3 Children trust fully. They are not aware of occasion, or ‘sophistication’, but they delight in life; they are full of discovery. We must become like one of these, in order to know […]
22 October, 2017
Paul exhorts us to overcome evil with good. We need to be filled with the love of God to do this, for no human effort can overcome evil.
15 October, 2017
“The aim of our charge is love” – 1 Timothy 1:5 God’s love is unlike anything else. His agape love is supernatural – it is more than sexual love, friendship love or family love. We are called to be filled with this love, for without it we are nothing. (1 Corinthians 5)
8 October, 2017
The body of Christ is not about one superstar person doing everything – it’s about all of God’s family becoming alive, serving God and one another in the unity of the Spirit. An elder’s heart is one that delights in others being built up in their faith.