11 August, 2019
The bible speaks much about the corruption of idolatry and God commands His people to have no idols. This command is not restrictive, but protective, for as the New Testament reveals, behind idols is the activity of demons. John ends his first letter by saying “Little children, keep yourselves from idols”.
4 August, 2019
When we comprehend the grace of God – His undeserved forgiveness and favour towards us – we ought to be motivated to pray for each other, having faith that God will extend His grace to those around us as well.
14 July, 2019
Zechariah is privileged to see into things that are hidden from the hearts and minds of others around him. In visions from God, heavenly insights are given to Zechariah which he shares with the people. In chapter 5 we are introduced to 2 visions. One of a scroll with curses and the other of a […]
14 July, 2019
The heart of Christianity is love. A love that is supernatural and is given to those who believe in Jesus as their Lord and Saviour. God is love and his heart is to restore his character in human beings who have been cut off from this love because of sin. John has experienced this love […]
23 June, 2019
Jesus set the standard of love through His life of loving others, including his friends, his enemies and the world. Although the standard seems too high, by the power of the Holy Spirit we can be enabled to love as Jesus loves.
16 June, 2019
It is the love of God, poured into our hearts by the Holy Spirit that empowers us to live a life of freedom, running away from sin.
2 June, 2019
Like the rich young ruler who wouldn’t let go of his money, we can miss out on knowing Jesus fully if we are holding on to something. What do you need to let go?
26 May, 2019
God delights in freeing us from sin through the power of the cross of Jesus. If we stay in the fire, we will be cleansed and will burn for Jesus, spreading His love like a wildfire.
5 May, 2019
Jesus calls each of us to follow Him. However, we can easily get distracted. Particularly, the idol of jealousy creeps into our lives and we begin to compare ourselves with others. Let us give up our jealousy, being nailed to the cross, and fix our eyes on Jesus, running the race He sets before each […]
28 April, 2019
John tells us how Jesus restores his relationship with Simon Peter, demonstrating his love for him. His instructions to Peter flow out of this encounter, pointing to the need to love God’s people in order to feed them with heavenly food.