Tag Archive | trust

What should the Gospel message be?

What should the Gospel message be?

Our task is to present the gospel message correctly. So here are some thoughts on this, bearing in mind first that salvation is the work of God. An example of God working salvation in someone’s life is in Acts 16:14 “The Lord opened her (Lydia’s) heart to respond to Paul’s message” In the Bible there […]

Trampled on by a Christian’s selfish ambitions

Trampled on by a Christian’s selfish ambitions

Christian mud slinging: My blog has been very quiet lately – why? The reason is that I have felt very battered and that God’s work in which we were involved in has been snuffed out. The thing that made it really hard to stomach was that it came from a local church leader who wanted […]

[10] Ready to meet God?

[10] Ready to meet God?

50% of the church is NOT ready to meet God according to Jesus’ parable of the ten virgins!   (This article based on Matthew 25:1-13 which is included at the foot of the page) “At that time the kingdom of heaven will be like ten virgins who took their lamps and went out to meet […]

I want to be free!

I want to be free!

Have you noticed how some people express how free they are, and yet they dress all the same and are bound to an unwritten code of practice? Whether that is as a Hippie, a Rocker, or even living in Suburbia, most of us ‘conform’ and are bound by outside pressures. Even those who pride themselves at […]

What is the Truth?

What is the Truth?

As we go about our daily lives we get showered with other people’s opinions, which includes good and bad advice. ‘Experts’ tell us: what we should do, what we must avoid, and what is wrong and right. By sifting through all these things, we formulate our own opinions, and we give these different sources a […]

[12] Being consistent, no problem!

[12] Being consistent, no problem!

Would you believe it – look at this! “Noah, a man of the soil, proceeded to plant a vineyard. When he drank some of it’s wine, he became drunk and lay uncovered inside his tent.” Genesis 9:21 After such a mighty deliverance, you would have thought it was all plain sailing from now on – excuse […]

[9] The Day of the Lord is to be a separating day

[9] The Day of the Lord is to be a separating day

“two men will be in the field; one will be taken and the other left.” It was also a separating day when Noah and his family went into the Ark and got spared, but all the others were destroyed. What hideous crimes were they doing to warrant such action? Jesus tells us that they were eating, […]