Paul’s teaching to believers focused on a great mystery. To the church in Colossae he wrote of; “…the mystery which has been hidden from the past ages and generations, but has now been manifested to His saints, to whom God willed to make known what is the riches of the glory of this mystery among […]

Paul’s teaching to believers focused on a great mystery. To the church in Colossae he wrote of; “…the mystery which has been hidden from the past ages and generations, but has now been manifested to His saints, to whom God willed to make known what is the riches of the glory of this mystery among […]

Romans 14:17 …the kingdom of God is not eating and drinking, but righteousness and peace and joy in the Holy Spirit. If we are supposed to seek first the kingdom of God every day (Matthew 6:33), then we should know what the kingdom of God is in the first place. I used to think that […]

When Thou hast mastered me, Then shall I be victor: When Thou hast enslaved me, Then shall I be free: When Thou hast humbled me, Then shall I be exalted. When Thou hast prostrated me, Then shall I be strong: When Thou hast impoverished me, Then shall I be wealthy: When Thou hast emptied me, […]

The Spirit of God revealed to me the truth of our oneness with Jesus as I had never known it before. As I read, I saw it all! “If we believe not, he abideth faithful.” I looked to Jesus and saw (and when I saw, oh, how joy flowed)! That He had said, “I will […]

Luke 2:12 And this will be the sign to you: You will find a Babe wrapped in swaddling cloths, lying in a manger.” Mary “brought forth her firstborn Son, and wrapped Him in swaddling cloths, and laid Him in a manger” (Luke 2:6–7) ’Why was this said to be a sign a “sign”? A manger […]

We are not called to anything except to be Christ in our world. That is the meaning of the incarnation and the meaning of the Cross. He died and rose again that He might live in us and bring many sons unto glory by us. Once the reality of “I am crucified with Christ, nevertheless […]

Some people use religion as a way to avoid dealing with their hurt and worthlessness. Christianity to them is a system of behaviour that they follow to gain a sense of value. To maintain their self esteem they unconsciously find themselves covering up the source of their pain. Grace, with its message of ‘acceptance for […]

“Consider now: Who, being innocent, has ever perished? Where were the upright ever destroyed? As I have observed, those who plough evil and those who sow trouble reap it. At the breath of God they are destroyed; at the blast of his anger they perish.” Job 4:7-9 Three of Job’s comforters look for unrighteousness in […]

Dwell much upon this partnership with the Son of God, unto which you have been called: for all your hope lies there. You can never be poor while Jesus is rich, since you are in one firm with him. Want can never assail you, since you are joint-proprietor with him who is possessor of heaven […]