The Spirit itself, along with our Spirit, testifies that we are God’s children. Romans 8:16 John of the Cross (1542-91) was a Carmelite monk in the Order of Teresa of Avila. He formulated God’s goal with man as follows: What God strives for is to make us gods through participation, as He is God by…

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.…

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…

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…

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…