9 December, 2018
We are all looking for comfort at Christmas time, but as God’s people we have the greatest comfort available to us – the Holy Spirit. Jesus came at Christmas as the one who would “baptize … with the Holy Spirit.” (Mark 1:8).
2 December, 2018
Christmas is a reminder to us all that God’s heart is for us to be with Him and for Him to be with us. Jesus comes to remove the barrier of our sin. If we are willing to acknowledge that is our need, we can truly dwell with God.
25 November, 2018
No matter what we face in this life and what we walk through, we have a Good Shepherd to guide us and be with us. Jesus is the Good Shepherd, and we are His sheep.
18 November, 2018
“The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy; I have come that they may have life, and have it to the full.” – John 10:10 Sometimes we can be like the Pharisees; comfortable in our religious ways and unaware that we are blind to the truth. Jesus came to give us life, and life […]
11 November, 2018
“For judgment I have come into this world, that those who do not see may see, and that those who see may be made blind.” – John 9:39 When we recognise that we are blind we can come to Jesus; the one who can open our eyes.
4 November, 2018
They triumphed over him by the blood of the Lamb and by the word of their testimony” – Revelation 12:11 The man who had been blind from birth now had a testimony: Once I was blind, but now I see!
28 October, 2018
Jesus knows all of our needs before we even tell him. He is not distant; he is near and able to touch us.
21 October, 2018
John records Jesus’ encounter with the religious leaders of his day, to highlight how religion can lose the emphasis on a true relationship with God. Jesus emphasises that Abraham, who is the father of faith, lived in a personal relationship with the living God.
14 October, 2018
Jesus Christ came into this world to set us free. This freedom is sometimes misunderstood but Jesus made it clear that if we truly continue to follow his teaching, we will know the truth, and the truth sets us free from our sin to be everything God purposed us to be. This is true freedom.
7 October, 2018
“I am the light of the world.Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness, but will have the light of life.” – John 8:12 Jesus was not of this world – he was connected to his Father who is in heaven. We too are called to live not of this world, but to live connected to […]