Holiness, Mission and The Cross

                ““Awake, O Sword, against My Shepherd, against the man who is close to Me!” declares the LORD Almighty.  “Strike the Shepherd, and the sheep will be scattered, and I will turn My hand against the little ones.  In the whole land,” declares the LORD, “two thirds will be struck down and perish; yet one… Continue reading Holiness, Mission and The Cross

Doing The Will Of God

“My mother and brothers are those who hear God’s word and put it into practice.”                                                                                                                                 Luke 8:21                 There was a Sunday a number of years ago when we had the awesome privilege of witnessing the testimony of seven brothers and sisters who testified to their faith in the Lord Jesus Christ in the… Continue reading Doing The Will Of God

In The Spirit

“At once I was in the Spirit, and there before me was a throne in heaven with someone sitting on it.”                                                                                                                                                                 Revelation 4:2                 What a wonderful statement in the Word of God regarding the reality of this universe.  Everything is centred upon the worship of the Living God.  A better translation of the… Continue reading In The Spirit

Thoughts On Worship

“Therefore, I urge you, brothers, in view of God’s mercy, to offer your bodies as living sacrifices, holy and pleasing to God – this is your spiritual act of worship.  Do not conform any longer to the pattern of this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind.  Then you will be able… Continue reading Thoughts On Worship

The Remnant

                “And though a tenth remains in the land, it will again be laid waste. But as the terebinth and oak leaves stumps when they are cut down, so the holy seed will be the stump in the land.”                                                                                                                                                 Isaiah 6:13                 Whenever I find myself reflecting upon the importance of careful Bible reading… Continue reading The Remnant

Prayer And Prophesy

                “Shepherd your people with your staff, the flock of your inheritance, which lives by itself in a forest, in fertile pasturelands.  Let them feed in Bashan and Gilead as in days long ago.  As in the days when you came out of Egypt, I will show them my wonders.”                                                                                                                                                 Micah 7:14-15                 A… Continue reading Prayer And Prophesy

Spurgeon Defines Saving Faith

                “And they said, believe on the Lord Jesus Christ, and thou shalt be saved, and thy house.”                                                                                                                                                                                 Acts 16:31                 This morning, as I was reading a sermon from C. H. Spurgeon as part of my devotional reading I came across this extended quotation as Spurgeon was introducing a sermon in which he… Continue reading Spurgeon Defines Saving Faith