Archive for March, 2009

The importance of unity

March 30th, 2009

I am currently doing some research for a message on unity. It is interesting when you look at what the Bible says on unity between believers. The Bible often describes believers in the local church (and the wider church as a whole) in a number of ways including being one flock (John 10:16), one body […]

A liberated and free life

March 25th, 2009

One of my lecturers said a statement last week that I thought was very profound. He said, “The greatest testimony for God is a liberated life”. As I have reflected on this I have found it to be very true. Here’s a few things that I feel liberated from since coming to know Jesus. These […]

The parables of the lost part 2

March 20th, 2009

Several weeks ago I shared on three stories that Jesus told from Luke chapter 15 that are sometimes known as the parables of the lost. In these parables we see how much lost people matter to God and how He longs to welcome people back to intimate relationship with Himself. While Jesus shared these to […]

Find my family

March 18th, 2009

Each week my wife, kids and I watch Channel 7s Find my Family. Each week one or more of us cry as families are re-united after being separated from each other for many years. Each week a different thing might get us and bring the tears. Sometimes it is the people who have been separated […]

Revival prayer: soften our hearts Lord

March 16th, 2009

Several weeks ago I was praying with some friends at our regular Wednesday night prayer time. Before we started we read some Scripture. It came from Hebrews chapter 3… See to it, brothers, that none of you has a sinful, unbelieving heart that turns away from the living God. But encourage one another daily, as […]