Paul is quite clear when it comes to justification by faith not by works. Pentecostal and Evangelical Christians of all hues (and most Protestant denominations) are usually not divided over … Continue reading The NT teachings on Justification by Faith and their impact on how we view the OT Law
Nicky Gumbel uses an analogy to describe the limitations of science in one of the excellent Alpha videos. If someone finds a cake then if they are a scientist they … Continue reading What is a human being?
1 Corinthians 13:4-8 describes what love is. God is love (1 John 4: 8, 16) so therefore this passage also describes God. These attributes describe the way God the Holy … Continue reading God is Love
A friend and I were sharing some time in the Lord’s presence recently when he got a picture of a hummingbird somewhat similar to the one featured here. In his … Continue reading Humming Birds
Then Solomon said, “The Lord has said that he would dwell in a dark cloud;” 1 Kings 8:12 When God decided to show the Israelites (and us) what Heaven was like (Hebrews … Continue reading Dwelling in a Dark Place
Some years ago I put myself under a form of holiness teaching that said, among other things, that a Spirit-filled, born again Christian had moved beyond Romans 7 to Romans … Continue reading Romans 7 and 8: The Reality of the Christian Walk
For even if there are so-called gods, whether in heaven or on earth (as there are many gods and many lords), 6 yet for us there is one God, the Father, of whom … Continue reading Not by might or power
God moves at levels we have very little understanding of. We have two lovely and intelligent dogs but they have no idea what I do when I go to work. … Continue reading Seeing the Bigger Picture
One of my friends on Facebook asked a question on his feed one day: “Why did Adam do it?” He didn’t answer the question but simply referred to Paul’s comments … Continue reading Throwing Eve under the Bus
Of all the things that a Christian needs to do once they are born again, nothing is more important than that they eat and drink spiritually. Just like eating food … Continue reading Manna!