I read a lot of "Christian" teaching that tells us to make sure we are keeping God's Ten Commandments. They seem to think that a Christian is still under the Law of Moses. Can you hear the message of Grace? Abraham was imputed as righteous simply because he believed and God promised him an inheritance. … Continue reading Can you hear grace?
I wonder how many Christians realise that some kinds of prayers for other people cause headaches and fever and other symptoms of sickness? Many times in my short Christian experience I have come under attack not from demons but from well meaning brethren. Whenever we pray that God would make someone else do this or … Continue reading Soulish Prayers
Bitterness has a way of staying hidden away usually covered over by pride. If left unhealed or not dealt with all sorts of problems occur. Some people who have been thought of as 'great' have had a secret root of bitterness which drove them to attain position and power as a way to compensate. One … Continue reading Simon the Sorcerer
When Paul asked the Galatians “Who has bewitched you?,” he used a word not used any other time in Scripture. The word he used tells us so much about why we so easily set aside the grace of God. Gal 3:1 O foolish Galatians! Who has bewitched you that you should not obey the truth, … Continue reading Who has bewitched you?
Surrendering to God is a very prevalent idea amongst Christians. It can bring an exasperating feeling. When you think you have given up things for God's sake and given away things as well, costly things, and still you hear a voice saying you need to surrender to God. I wanna tell you right here that … Continue reading Surrender to God? 2
Over the years I have suffered many days and weeks..years in fact as I am sure many Christians have. The suffering I refer to is in the mind as a result of putting self down when we fall or think we have failed in some way. The world and most of the Church will step … Continue reading Surrender to God?
Jesus Christ of Nazareth is the only life you have and His life is bound up with that of the Father for there is only One Life. There is only One life for there is only ONE GOD- The Father...without Father there is no Jesus and without Jesus we cannot know Father. Everything that Jesus … Continue reading Jesus is declaring Father
The following story is from a long diary type article I wrote about my ministry trip to Uganda in 2008. In it I talk about a Balinese religious(Hindu)mask that I tangled with and what happened. I worked in the Fisheries Department for the Western Australian Government. This job took me out to sea on patrol boats … Continue reading Accursed things in the home
This post delves into the exchange God wrought when Jesus took you and me into Himself giving His own self story to us as our own self story if we are willing to receive it. Gal 2:20 I am crucified with Christ: nevertheless I live; yet not I, but Christ liveth in me: and the … Continue reading Love’s Exchange
Zacchaeus was a chief tax collector and rich. Jesus knew his name. Zacchaeus was a short man trying to make himself a big man. Jesus knew his name. As a tax collector there was no doubt that he took more than was legal to take. As a tax collector Zacchaeus was hated by the people … Continue reading A man named Zacchaeus