“Let love be without hypocrisy. Abhor what is evil. Cling to what is good. Be kindly affectionate to one another with brotherly love, in honour giving preference to one another; not lagging in diligence, fervent in spirit, serving the Lord; rejoicing in hope, patient in tribulation, continuing steadfastly in prayer; distributing to the needs of the … More Behave Like A Christian
In light of the heightened commotion in Australian politics surrounding the renewed debate on legalising ‘Marriage Equality’, there seems to be a wide-ranging display of views being put on offer throughout the media. Notably, the media has been portraying this conundrum as an extremely two-dimensional ‘David and Goliath’ battle between bigoted, Christian institutionalism and the … More Christ Didn’t Say What?
Let’s throwback. Back to a recent time when, by all measures, we should have been at our spiritual best but, in fact, were nothing short of spiritually dead: Lazarus Saturday. While Lazarus Saturday may merely seem like another significant miracle in Christ’s ministry, it is also a lesson for us about spiritual death and resurrection. … More Call. Roll. Loose.
Scripture in the East Most of the Orthodox live in regions where there are high levels of corruption, endemic levels of poverty and the influence of other ethno-religious cultures. The influence of Islam in particular, has had mixed impact on Christianity in the East, though undoubtedly poor in terms of the knowledge of Scripture. While … More Biblical Literacy Among The Orthodox
“You call me out upon the waters`- The great unknown where feet may fail (Oceans (Where Feet May Fail), Hillsong United) Christianity can sometimes be a confusing thing.Some days we are told that God’s Grace has already saved us. Though these seem like conflicting statements, today we examine how they are actually two sides to … More Proactive Christianity
I wanted to start this particular piece by considering the heart and mind of little child. It is well known that little children are notorious for jumping through public fountains, shedding their cloths, and running around naked, especially in the warm weather of summer (not through this bone breaking cold we were exposed to over … More The Book Of Genesis #3 – A New But Skewed Perspective
“Then God said, “Let Us make man in Our image, according to Our likeness; let them have dominion over the fish of the sea, over the birds of the air, and over the cattle, over all the earth and over every creeping thing that creeps on the earth.” So God created man in His own … More The Book Of Genesis #2 – A Holy Creature; A Life in His Likeness