5-fold Ministry 2

 

Decades ago I preached a Pentecost sermon and some charismatics were in attendance. When I showed the miracle on that occasion was not Peter speaking languages, but unbelievers hearing in their own language, these people interrupted me and condemned me. Read more…

5-fold Ministry

I was doing research for someone and came upon the teaching about the 5-fold ministry again. Something came together for me. Read more…

Wait on God Alone

Usually I update language of older writings, but this seemed better left unedited. If anyone cannot quite follow this add a comment and I will publish a modernized version. Read more…

Greater Things

Jesus “can do infinitely more than we can ask or imagine. Read more…

Patience

“True patience is the losing of our self-will in [God’s] perfect will…patience is not our gift…it is God’s gift” (Andrew Murray, Waiting on God, Day 14). Read more…

Submit to Whom?

 

In this blog I make a distinction between religion and spirituality. Religion is a “unified system of beliefs and practices relative to sacred things” (Emil Durkheim, The Elementary Forms of the Religious Life). Biblical spirituality is the real and personal encounter with the real and living Jesus. Read more…

Love and Determine

 

Over the last while I have observed something. Even a single book of the Bible is enough to live by. Read more…