Tag: Faith

Christians live of resurrection not of our world. (2)

 We live in a world where natural death rules, but we are of  resurrection life in Jesus Christ. In Genesis 15:2-6 we read: But Abram said, “O Lord God, what will you give me, for I continue childless, and the heir of my house is Eliezer of Damascus?” And Abram said, “Behold, you have given me no offspring,

What you are looking for might be in the new thing.

I just wanted to sit and enjoy a quiet moment but a fly is buzzing madly as it tries too get through a window. With great effort, complete focus, and relentless attitude the fly collides with the glass again and again until its life burns out. The fly is doomed to die on the window-sill,

Understanding The Need Of Our Present Time

Recently Grace and I had a time of holiday in Arrowtown. There are some great walks in the hills around Arrowtown. One frosty day when the  temperature read minus 6 read at 8am I head out for a walk. The sun is up and it’s a great day to climb a hill. Layered up with

I GET WHAT MY FAITH TAKES: seeing opportunity everywhere.

A few weeks ago I woke up thinking: If I don’t take the mountain, I don’t get the mountain, and faith takes mountains. If I don’t take the promises of God, I don’t get the promises. Grace makes promises available, faith takes them. So I began my morning reading Joshua 14, the account where Caleb

Why do we have so little faith?

As I write I imagine some readers saying; not me, I’m full of faith. I am delighted for you, but I need to grow my faith in God. Why? Because there are things the Bible says I should be doing that I am not doing. Let me unpack this with a question out of Matthew 17:14-21.