At the first God made the heaven and the earth. Gen 1:1 The Big Fight For the last several hundred years, the creation story in the bible has been a piece of resistance and a reason to fight. Christians thought they had to defend the story against science. Why so? Some Christians were under the … Continue reading Creation Story – A Personal Experience
Sola Fide Sola Scriptura Sola Gratia Solus Jesus Soli Deo Gloria Martin Luther This year we celebrate 500 years of reformation. This is due to the internal necessity of us humans to fix a date for a process. There obviously is merit in the date of 1517, yet it has to be viewed within the … Continue reading 500 Years of Reformation
I am ADONAI your God, who brought you out of the land of Egypt, out of the abode of slavery. Exodus 20:2 These are the words the ten commandments are introduced with. And this is quite important, more important than you think. Why is this? Jut give me some time to explain. First, let me tell … Continue reading A Law of Grace or Being on a Journey
And the Lord God made man from the dust of the earth, breathing into him the breath of life: and man became a living soul. Gen 2:7 The bible teaches us that man was made in the image of God. Frankly, looking around today, I sometimes have a hard time seeing that. But let’s not … Continue reading The Development of Man
Don’t copy the behavior and customs of this world, but let God transform you into a new person by changing the way you think. Rom 12:2 Yesterday, Turkey just voted on a new political system with a very strong president. They used to have a shared executive power between president and prime minister, with the parliament … Continue reading What are we to learn from the World?
See, the things said before have come about, and now I give word of new things: before they come I give you news of them. Isa 42:9 I was listening to a great podcast lately called Exponential Wisdom by Peter Diamandis and Dan Sullivan. In their latest episode they talk about humanity’s growth tension points. … Continue reading The Church: Stabiliser or Accelerator
A Vision Have you ever seen one of those pictures that show you all the lights on the earth at night as seen from space? (Well, at least now you have.) I have a vision: since we are the light of this world, let us be such a pattern, such a covering of the … Continue reading The Body of Christ