18 August, 2019
“Grace, mercy and peace from God the Father and from Jesus Christ, the Father’s Son, will be with us in truth and love” – 2 John 3 The grace of God extended towards us in Jesus Christ compels us to extend grace towards those around us.
21 July, 2019
God has given us eternal life; a life of knowing Him and experiencing His love, forgiveness, joy and His life. He has given us the grace to obey His commands. Yet, the world (and the evil one) are against this eternal life, and we are called to overcome.
7 July, 2019
The apostle John has tasted the love of God and is sharing in fellowship with God, who is love. He exhorts his readers to recognise that those who are born of God are born to love. This is the new DNA of a Christian and the love that we now possess and are able to […]
30 June, 2019
We can recognise the Spirit of God in those who acknowledge Jesus Christ as God who came in the flesh as man to our Earth. Additionally, believers, as those who have the Spirit of God, are those who overcome.
9 June, 2019
John calls us to realise the nature of the spiritual conflict in which we live as a result of the activities of the antichrist, and how to overcome false teaching.
19 May, 2019
My dear children, I write this to you so that you will not sin. But if anybody does sin, we have an advocate with the Father—Jesus Christ, the Righteous One. He is the atoning sacrifice for our sins, and not only for ours but also for the sins of the whole world. – 1 John 2:1-2
12 May, 2019
To walk in the light of God, we must both recognise our sin and believe in His forgiveness. If we claim to have no sin, we walk in darkness. But to walk out of darkness into light requires faith that He does indeed forgive us our sins.
21 April, 2019
Jesus heart was for his disciples to believe that he came to die for their sins and rise from the dead on the third day. However, his disciples did not understand what he had said to them. When he appeared, he showed them his hands and side as marks of his suffering for them. But his greatest […]
14 April, 2019
Jesus’ suffering on the way to the cross is significant. He submitted to His Father’s will and bore the brutality of the soldiers. “He was wounded for our transgressions, … bruised for our iniquities, … and by His stripes we are healed”.
24 March, 2019
John 18 highlights the power and authority of Jesus, who offers himself for the cross.