I have come to understand that your insights from the scriptures will be pointless unless you're engaged both with the Bible and your experience. We mustn't ignore our experiences
None! We do not need to live in sin before we appreciate the grace of God. It is true; the more people sinned, the more God's wonderful grace becomes abundant, but let's not also forget that, just as sin ruled over all people and brought them to death, God’s wonderful grace rules instead, giving us… Continue reading How Much Sin Do We Need To Fully Appreciate The Grace Of God?
But how do I practise? Is it just a matter of facing a thousand annoying situations and doing your best? No. Because of sin, your best is incredibly weak believe me from time immemorial. On your own, you’ll keep using the same old pattern (much like your old golf swing) over and over. Therefore, you…… Continue reading The Journey From Salvation To Transformation (Pt 2)
Just as salvation is by grace, so transformation is by grace.
Querido Amado, y caminaremos de la mano mientras olvidamos las heridas de los retrasos y decepciones que has experimentado.
Even though you feel many things have been delayed in your life, do not give up hope. While there have been many disappointments throughout your life, do not fall into the temptation of giving up the hope placed within you. Surely you will have trouble in this world, but do not concern yourself with…… Continue reading Forgetting Hurts And Disappointments
Quit allowing a sense of guilt and shame to follow you around.
“Are you a good man or a righteous man?” This is the question that kept echoing in my head as I journeyed to work this morning. This morning on my way to work I was forced to listen to two lovely men argue over how good they were. What led to this argument?…… Continue reading The Good Man Vs The Righteous Man
Relationships are what really matters in life; our relationship to God, with our spouse, children, extended family members, friends, and others within our communities, yet all too often..
It’s easy to nitpick and find fault, but our goal Is to bring out the best in people. Our job is to encourage, build up, to challenge people to rise higher.