Archive for June, 2012

God’s Kingdom breaking in and taking over my life

June 29th, 2012

I have been thinking about God’s Kingdom a lot lately. In particular how it breaks into our world. In Old Testament times we see God’s Kingdom broke in by the miracles of the Red Sea parting, Elijah with fire falling from heaven, the sun standing still and many many others miracles. Now since Christ came […]

Three criticisms Jesus faced

June 28th, 2012

This morning I have been reflecting on the criticisms that Jesus faced from the Pharisees as He went about His daily life and ministry. Here are three… 1. He Blasphemed – Jesus often said to people that their sins were forgiven. The Pharisees could not stand this as only God alone could forgive sins (Mark […]

Indescribable song by Chris Tomlin

June 25th, 2012

This song is really speaking to me at the moment. I am day by day being overtaken by the awesomeness of God. Please enjoy… [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7PTvr755V8s?rel=0] Here are the lyrics… From the highest of heights to the depths of the sea Creation’s revealing Your majesty From the colors of fall to the fragrance of spring […]

Elijah’s prayer that changed his nation

June 18th, 2012

I am still reflecting on Elijah and his impact on his nation. Today I want to look at the prayer he prayed in 1 Kings 18:36-37. It says… “36 At the time of sacrifice, the prophet Elijah stepped forward and prayed: “Lord, the God of Abraham,Isaac and Israel, let it be known today that you are God in […]

Elijah knew the maths

June 17th, 2012

I was thinking about Elijah and his great ability for Maths this morning. It must have been his favourite subject at school. Think about these sums that Elijah knew… 450 prophets of Baal + 400 prophets of Asherah + false gods = no miracle Compare this to… One Prophet who trusted God + An all […]