Archive for October, 2011

Spiritual blessings in Christ

October 31st, 2011

As believers and disciples we have all the benefits of knowing God. We are blessed with every spiritual blessing as it tells us in Ephesians 1:3-14. We see that we are chosen for salvation, adopted as His children, completely forgiven and set free from sin, we have spiritual insight in His will, we have the […]

Following Jesus on the journey

October 27th, 2011

One of the things I really love about following Jesus is that it is a wonderful journey. When we come to Jesus for our salvation this journey starts and it takes us many places. As we progress we learn and grow. He shows us new experiences, teaches us new things, our heart attitudes change and […]

Woe to you Scribes and Pharisees

October 26th, 2011

My wife and I were reading Matthew 23 yesterday. We were up to verses 13-36 which talks about Jesus and His attack on the Scribes and Pharisees. It is a pretty full on and blunt assessment of where they are at as religious leaders. Seven times in this passage Jesus uses the term “Woe to […]

Moving in the Spirit book

October 25th, 2011

A book I have just finished reading this week is Phil Pringle’s “Moving in the Spirit”. As the title suggests it is about ministering and moving in the power of the Holy Spirit. My wife and I picked it up on a recent trip to Perth and she read it in a few days. Afterwards […]

Helpful Bible Resources part 3

October 24th, 2011

My next really helpful Bible resource is one I have only discovered this year. It is the “Life Application Study Bible”. This is the Bible my wife and I use for our morning Bible readings and prayer times. I have only been using LASB since the end of June but it has been a real […]