Children’s children are the crown of old men, and the glory of children is their fathers. Pro 17:6 This week, a dear friend and father went on to be with our Lord. The glory of children is their fathers. The inheritance we have the privilege to receive is but one thing, even though very important. … Continue reading Fathers
Let it not seem hard to you that you have to send him away free. Deu 15:18a In my last installment I talked to sons and potential sons. This time, I talk to fathers. A Process We learned that sonship has two views. From God’s perspective, we are sons before we decide to rebell and … Continue reading Let them go
But if he says to you, I have no desire to go away from you; because you and your family are dear to him and he is happy with you; Then take a sharp- pointed instrument, driving it through his ear into the door, and he will be your servant for ever.Deu 5:17-18 Read the … Continue reading Servant forever?
Their faces looked like this:In front a human face, on the right side the face of a lion, on the left the face of an ox, and in back the face of an eagle. Ez 1:10 Years ago, I wrote about the oxen portrayed here as a picture for the teacher. And I still think … Continue reading Four characteristics of the sons of God
Think about what I am saying, for the Lord will enable you to understand everything. 2Ti 2:7 Spirit vs. Name Based on a sermon by Kris Vallotton, I started thinking about denominationalism vs. apostleship. Just as he did, I want to make sure that I will not be talking about denominations vs. apostolic networks, but … Continue reading Taming the Mammoth
And in the same way as we have taken on us the image of the man from the earth, so we will take on us the image of the one from heaven. 1Co 15:49 What is the Image? We will take on us the image of the one from heaven. Well, right in the beginning … Continue reading Man from Heaven
For the concentrated and undivided expectation of the creation is assiduously and patiently awaiting the revelation of the sons of God. Rom 8:19 Paul takes us on a journey from Romans 5-8 that lays out the plan of God with us. Explaining Adam vs. Christ, law vs. Spirit, and the coming hope. It is the last … Continue reading Rethinking Christianity