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Archive for 2011
Mind, you, until Jesus returns we won’t see it completed. Jesus spoke of dissatisfaction with this world when He said, when you pray, say God, Your Kingdom come, Your will be done on earth as it is in heaven.
For example, since there is no racism in heaven, pray and work to get rid of it on earth. … Read the rest
The reason for Jesus’ coming, the significance of His dreadful death, the meaning of His resurrection story and many other things, will blow your mind as you dig into them.
We are meant by God’s love, power and our commitment to Jesus’ teaching – to change the world around us.… Read the rest
The first call is to accept the love of God and to find a loving relationship with God. That’s probably an obvious part of a faith commitment, but there is much more.
The bible says speak for those who cannot speak for themselves – protect the rights of the poor and needy (Proverbs 31:8-9).… Read the rest
One part of it is to STOP DOING WHAT’S WRONG.
The list of wrongs varies, unfortunately, from one person to another, and from one culture to another. I learnt however when studying anthropology (the study of human behaviour) that in every culture healthy people have a sense that some things are wrong and some are right.… Read the rest
It begins with being sorry enough to quit the past. The new beginning is sometimes called a conversion, or change. It involves forgiveness, the gift of God’s love and a new peace and friendship with God and those who want to be God’s mates (John 1:12 and 2 Corinthians 5:20).… Read the rest
Firstly, let’s recognise things aren’t as they were meant to be. Our personal and world problems are related to an inner search for meaning and identity.
The problem is in:
So just offering a one-way ticket to ‘heaven’, as old timers would call it, is just not getting the point.… Read the rest
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