Archive for September, 2014

What do you enjoy?

September 28th, 2014

Ecclesiastes 8:15 says, “So I recommend having fun, because there is nothing better for people in this world than to eat, drink, and enjoy life. That way they will experience some happiness along with all the hard work God gives them under the sun”. After reading this verse recently I decided to write a list […]

Discipleship booklet and encouragement

September 25th, 2014

Over the years I have received a number of emails of ways people are using our free discipleship booklet we wrote at PASSION. Some have used it to take their non Christian friends through to help them learn what being a Christian is. While others are helping new Christians to learn the basics of walking […]

My heroes are changing

September 22nd, 2014

Over the years I have had a number of people I looked up to. I guess you would say heroes in a sense. When I was younger they were sports people who could run, jump or play footy better than any one else. As I have gotten older, especially approaching middle aged, I have found […]

Romans 12 and being a living sacrifice

September 18th, 2014

In Romans 12:1-21 NLT we see a section that talks about being a living sacrifice for God. If we break up these verses we see nine things that help understand what it is to be a living sacrifice. 1.    Renew your mind from worldly patterns to Kingdom patterns (v2) 2.    Realise you belong to others, […]

Ecclesiastes and life with God

September 16th, 2014

Over the last week or so I have been reading the Book of Ecclesiastes for my morning devotions. It is an interesting book written by Solomon. Solomon was the wisest man who ever lived, he was wealthy beyond measure and he achieved many amazing things during his life. In Ecclesiastes he writes about achievements, wealth, […]