• The Secret of Spiritual Consistency#

    6 December, 2018

    When a person is newly born again, he seems inconsistent due to his unrelated emotions and the state of the external things or circumstances in his life. The apostle Paul had a strong and steady underlying consistency in his life. Consequently, he could let his external life change without internal…...[read more]

  • Hints of Spiritual Success

    29 November, 2018

    How can a disciple be sure his paths are straight? Yet - the disciple can be confident in victory over this world, sure that his heart is no longer deceived. Asaph, in Psalm 73, offers two hints of spiritual success. 1) Life is won when each disciple's eyes are cast upwards without distraction:…...[read more]

  • The One & Only Father!

    21 November, 2018

    Humanities' blindness causes it to continually stumble and fall. Humanity fails to see we each need the only one and true God as part of our lives. Whilst we are seated in a regal comfort upon our thrones, there remains little interest in the pursuit of Him, although - He is the ONLY Father to…...[read more]

  • 1 Parable, 1 Limerick & 2 Seas#

    15 November, 2018

    In Israel we have an interesting geographical phenomenon – there are two landlocked seas. One is alive and one is dead. The sea full of life is the Kinneret, better known as the Sea of Galilee. The dead sea is - you guessed it, the Dead Sea. Now the Kinneret is constantly emptying as it flows…...[read more]

  • Soaking the Soul's Wick

    14 November, 2018

    Complacency is an equal enemy to busyness for the disciple. Each lead to a spiritual negligence with the sure risk of faith's flame becoming snuffed out. As with the five wise maidens (See Matthew 25:1-13) I must deliberately stock fuel for my lamp. It is being that precedes doing. When the…...[read more]

  • 10 Maidens

    4 November, 2018

    Life is an exhaustingly permanent tussle with others, but more so, self. Life contains eternal riches to be tasted and even received upon earth. But, these are assaulted continually by: the desires of the heart, the lusts of the eyes, the weakness of the flesh, the covetousness of the soul,…...[read more]

  • Formed by Christ

    21 October, 2018

    I saw a man now stronger and wise, noteworthy for his distance from his fellow men. He refused to sit in seats with sinners and loved to mock no more. I saw a man now older and grey who had lost his appetite for earth. He had learned to raise his voice to heaven from tunes his soul's thirst…...[read more]

  • 9 Stirs of the Discipleship Pot

    17 October, 2018

    Have you found that 'duty' and 'knowledge' have spilled over from modern Christianity as the active and right fodder of a good disciple? Much ancient discipling has been shelved on dusty library shelves, replaced by the evangelical zeal for correctness, while the virtues of the…...[read more]

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