9 October, 2019

    God had and has the habit of singling men out. For this purpose He uses anointing. It is His empowering and witness to His chosen ones. He instructed the prophet Samuel to take a horn of oil and travel to the city of Bethlehem. At the house of Jesse he would anoint the next king of Israel. Later…...[read more]

  • Beware of your Bible knowledge#

    8 October, 2019

    You search the Scriptures because you think they give you eternal life. But the Scriptures point to me! Yet you refuse to come to me to receive eternal life. (John 5:39-40) Some Christian leaders or would-be leaders are sometimes heard exclaiming how much they love ‘The Word’. Or, how…...[read more]

  • I was at the grocery store...#

    4 October, 2019

    I was at the grocery store this morning and heard a loud crash and something shattering. Being nosy, I walked towards the sound and saw some people whispering and looking back to the end of the next aisle. When I walked down that aisle, I saw an older lady had hit a shelf and many things had fallen…...[read more]

  • What Binds the Hands of Love?

    3 October, 2019

    We always thank God, the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, when we pray for you, because we have heard of your faith in Christ Jesus and of the love you have for all God’s people— the faith and love that spring from the hope stored up for you in heaven and about which you have already…...[read more]

  • Dwelling in Fine Pastures

    1 October, 2019

    I am the gate; whoever enters through me will be saved. They will come in and go out, and find pasture. The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy; I have come that they may have life, and have it to the full. (John 10:9-10) Those who would walk behind the Good Shepherd have recognised His…...[read more]

  • Even God Rests From Talk

    29 September, 2019

    It is true - silence is golden, but nature abhors a vacuum, voids scream to be filled. Silence is as rich as it is poor. It is a pleasure to have and yet feels incomplete, empty. At creation God spoke into the incompleteness of the universe to fill it. Where there is silence the air itself is not…...[read more]

  • It is good to be impulsive!

    26 September, 2019

    Men can be orphaned in the spirit as much as in the body. Impulsiveness does not lie within the settled soul, but an orphaned spirit. A calm soul is able to consider before it speaks or moves the body, forethought is present. Calm souls rarely erupt. Impulsiveness becomes the thorn of an orphan,…...[read more]


    24 September, 2019

    It appears that the desire for virtue by men and women may have been stronger in seasons long past. History records their unusual pursuits, reflections and affections. This group of noble ascetics are often referred to as The Desert Fathers, and they became the template for Christian monasticism.…...[read more]

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