Archive for May, 2010

Returning to the Bible’s teaching

May 31st, 2010

Today in Australia we see that many people are returning to the Bible’s teaching. Many are keen to learn what the Bible teaches and do their best to follow it everyday. Churches and Bible colleges are full of these dedicated people. However in society we see there are many people who are not. They have […]

The power of the tongue

May 29th, 2010

I have been reflecting on the power the tongue has in our lives lately. It can build up and encourage or it can tear down and destroy. Just a few rightly or wrongly placed words can make a huge difference. The Bible talks about the power of the tongue in James 3:9. It says, “Sometimes it […]

Things I like about the church

May 26th, 2010

I have been reflecting a lot on the church lately. By “the church” I mean God’s people all over the world, not the place we go on Sunday morning. As I have been reflecting I have found there are a number of things I like about the church as a whole. 1. There are different […]

The message of the cross

May 25th, 2010

The Bible says in 1 Corinthians 1:18, “The message of the cross is foolish to those who are headed for destruction! But we who are being saved know it is the very power of God”. I understand this statement completely. Before I came to Christ I didn’t believe in the cross and I didn’t think […]

This speaks to me

May 23rd, 2010

There is something in this video from Oikos Australia that speaks to me. Something inside me is stirring and I am yearning for more… [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hvJR_SIiPl4&hl=en_GB&fs=1&]