Here, thinking maybe… just maybe we can give less energy to planting and maintaining physical churches — as there are already so many church buildings, denominations etc that need to submit their various religions and doctrines in repentance and acknowledgment of the truth that the Body of Christ is One just as the Spirit is … Continue reading A Long Thought: Not To Be Lost In Translation But Really Is A Prayer.
“Jacob named the place Peniel (which means “face of God”), for he said, “I have seen God face to face, yet my life has been spared.””— Genesis 32:30 NLT Thinking on how decades after this encounter and declaration, the Israelites were convinced they’d die if they saw the face of God. God wanted to relate … Continue reading Prayer: Face of God
Did anyone notice how Abram’s father Terah was on his way to the land of Canaan — before God asked Abram to go to Canaan — but stopped, settled and died at Haran? Source: Web “This is the account of Terah’s family. Terah was the father of Abram, Nahor, and Haran; and Haran was the … Continue reading To Be Continued…
“You’re blessed when your commitment to God provokes persecution. The persecution drives you even deeper into God’s kingdom. “Not only that—count yourselves blessed every time people put you down or throw you out or speak lies about you to discredit me. What it means is that the truth is too close for comfort and they … Continue reading Handheld Kingdom
The rest that God gives is so beautiful and tangible, it’s incredible how a lot of us don’t realise this and therefore haven’t come into it. And beyond being interesting, it’s so true how His rest is received in His presence through fellowship; not through the things we feel we need to acquire while rat … Continue reading Cruise Control
Along with other books, I’m reading Romans and it’s the entire chapter 10 for me. It’s how as the church, we can zealously call on the name of the Lord and not realise that we ourselves still need saving… saving from a lot, including that “us versus them mentality”. Source: Web “Dear brothers and sisters, … Continue reading Richie Rich
Dear God, thank You for calling us by Your name. Thank You for enabling Your children return from the distant lands with genuine, contrite hearts. Thank You for Your Word Who meets Your children at their spiritual and metaphorical wells. Thank You for Your Spirit Who beautifully reintroduces them to the pure, unfiltered, unadulterated, authentic … Continue reading Prayer: Reunion
“Then, accompanied by the disciples, Jesus left the upstairs room and went as usual to the Mount of Olives. There he told them, “Pray that you will not give in to temptation.” — Luke 22:39-40 NLT Source: Web There is something to be noted about “as usual” here. Many times, we’re faced with tasks the … Continue reading Drink In My Cup
With Abba as our King, Christ Jesus as our High Priest and Holy Spirit as our Help, we are ordained and authorised Kings and Priests commissioned to have dominion and establish God’s Kingdom on earth as it is in Heaven. But we’ve had an incorrect perspective about the Body of Christ He has wanted to … Continue reading No Sides. Same Team.
About 2 weeks ago, Holy Spirit started stirring my heart to think on some of the intensely radical prayers and announcements prophets of the Old Testament were enabled to pray and proclaim as the people displeased God and disobeyed His tenets. There was the likes of Elijah who enabledly prayed that it won’t rain in … Continue reading Bottomless Compassion