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 […]

Simple/house church free ebook

October 29th, 2011

It seems the last few weeks has been a reading time for me. I go through phases where I read a number of books. I find God uses these times to sow into me in some new way. One book I picked up again today is Roger Thoman’s Simple/House Church Revolution. It is a really […]

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 […]