Monthly Archives: March 2013

What does it mean to be patient and faithful in suffering?

I was reading the TNIV this morning, the one that has no verse and chapter headings and read through the book of James and came across this passage, which I hadn’t taken notice of before. James 5:10-11 New International Version … Continue reading

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I am the LORD your healer and sanctifier.

I know I have been reflecting a lot on the story of Jesus and the lame man who was lowered to him through his roof. Bear with me as I do another reflection on this same story once again. But … Continue reading

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There are times.

There are times when I fall to the floor in agony of prayer saying to the Lord, “Father, use me, fill me, work through me, cover over me or take me home.” There are times when I fall to the … Continue reading

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Greek. I’m not the only one.

Last night at class I was talking to some of the students who are also taking 1st semester Greek, and had started the day before. They were reading their text book and you could see the fog already clouding their … Continue reading

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Healing.

Healing is an interesting topic. Many Pentecostals, Charismatics and other strains of Christian thought and belief believe that healing is part of the Good News of Jesus. And in the other camp there is a diverse range of opinion that … Continue reading

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You are a child of God.

In April 2011 I wrote an article on the power to forgive sins within Matthews account of the lame man being lowered to Jesus. I followed up on this on the 3rd of Feb 2013 using Luke’s account noting how … Continue reading

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Who am I? Where do I fit?

I have been doing some self reflection the past week. Well actually if I tell the truth, I’m always reflecting on something or other. But this has been a different kind of self reflection then normal. Because I have been … Continue reading

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3 Conferences coming up.

  There are 3 conferences coming up that I would like to attend, have been invited to go to and want to encourage you also to go, if your able to. The first one is Surrender at Melbourne. 13th – … Continue reading

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Do you like flash mob?

I’m a real sucker for flashmobs of all kinds. Dance, song, music, shows, saw one where they put on a surprise wedding reception for total strangers coming out of city hall. Check this one out, where they hear about a … Continue reading

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Encouragement.

Tim Challis has been reflecting on the futility of work within Ecclesiastes, In doing so he mentions and quotes from a book on Encouragement that Gordon Cheng, a friend wrote a while back.

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