Monthly Archives: August 2016

Boast In God’s Grace For You

1 Corinthians 1:31 … “He who glories, let him glory in the Lord.” If someone asks you, “What must I do to inherit eternal life?” you would probably tell him, “Believe in the Lord Jesus and you will be saved,” wouldn’t you? Well, a rich, young ruler asked Jesus the same question, but instead of […]

The Empty Pot

Rejoice and be glad, you empty vessel. Be glad that God refuses to honour your self-effort. Be glad of this time of affliction, this time of frustration, this time of fruitlessness, this time of hunger and thirst of your soul. For when you accept yourself as you are, as the “nothing” of an empty vessel, […]

Running from God

Running from God is a learned behaviour. As we get older our understanding of God is altered from a God who is present with us, pursuing us, to a God who is distant; a God who only shows up on Sunday mornings at church. Instead of a God who is running after us, trying to […]

Crucifixion with Christ

The cross of our Lord Jesus Christ is the greatest mystery of divine wisdom and Almighty power, of eternal love and super-abounding grace, which could ever have been displayed before the eyes of men or angels. I call it a mystery, not only as incomprehensible by natural intellect, but because the very essence of a […]