You children, I am writing you because your sins have been forgiven for his sake.You fathers, I am writing you because you have known him who has existed from the beginning.You young people, I am writing you because you have overcome the Evil One.You children, I have written you because you have known the Father.You…

Nobody has ever seen God. John 1:18 Augustine of Hippo (354-430) has something to say about God: Quid ergo dicamus, fratres, de Deo? Si enim quod vis dicere, si cepisti, non est Deus: si comprehendere potuisti, aliud pro Deo comprehendisti. Si quasi comprehendere potuisti, cogitatione tua te decepisti. Hoc ergo non est, si comprehendisti: si…

Our gatherings are no longer a repetition of tradition but an essential fellowship where we remind one another of our true identity. Heb 10:25b MIR I have written about this verse in this translation before. This version of the bible, just like the Message Bible, makes evidently clear that translation is always tainted by the…

In your realizing that I am what the Scriptures are all about, you will discover uniquely for yourself, face to face with me, that I am what you are all about and rivers of living waters will gush out of your innermost being! John 7:38 I would love to tell you the difference between faith…

No longer do I give you the name of servants; because a servant is without knowledge of what his master is doing: I give you the name of friends, because I have given you knowledge of all the things which my Father has said to me. John 15:15 We certainly associate a hierarchy between the…

Hast thou heard the secret counsel of God? And dost thou limit wisdom to thyself? Job 15: 8 Based on Pilate’s famous question “What is truth,” I would like to ask the question: “What is wisdom?” Wisdom is now often seen as the ability to apply knowledge properly and skillfully. Wisdom in the times of…