Last Sunday we saw how God enters into a conversation with Moses to remind him that he is a person of promise and of purpose. God also invites Moses into the mission he had for him – a mission that left Moses with great trepidation. So much so that he asks God why it is
As we work through this series on the Holy Spirit we have seen who the Holy Spirit is and how he was experienced in the Old Testament. We have worked our way into an understanding of the Holy Spirit’s work in kick starting our Christian life as we are given the Holy Spirit and filled
What do you use a ladder for? Well, it’s a useful device to reach a destination that is too high to reach by yourself. Today we’ll be thinking of how this illustration can be applied to the Christian life.
If God knows our suffering, and if He sees our pain, and if He is so loving, why doesn’t He do something? Does God really care about me? Is he interested in what happens to me? These are huge questions that plague our mind today and it is a question that comes out of the
God not only used Hosea’s words, but his very life to point out Israel’s unfaithfulness to him but also his great love for them. The book of Hosea foreshadows God’s redemptive work on the cross through Jesus Christ.Read More +
We have been dipping in and out of Mark’s gospel for some time. We left it last time, just before the Triumphal entry. We pick it up again, with the teaching of Jesus through the last week of His earthly life, the time between Palm Sunday and His crucifixion. Jesus packs a lot of activityRead More +
We may often be faced with some common hang-ups with the authority of the Bible when it comes to why we believe what we believe. Who hasn’t heard these sorts of remarks: “Why believe something that was written so long ago?” “Times have changed, move on.” “Can we believe that what was said and doneRead More +
Over against the war-scarred, sin-strangled world, let us reflect on the wonder of wonders in the text of texts. The measure of love is always its willingness to give; its capacity for sacrifice. In giving Christ, God gives us all things in Him. He leaves the throne of heaven for a stable in Bethlehem andRead More +