Lesson 9: Resetting the settings of the old creation man

1 I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, that ye present your bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable unto God, which is your reasonable service. 2 And be not conformed to this world: but be ye transformed by the renewing of your mind, that ye may prove what is that good, and […]

Introduction: The Gospel of the Kingdom

“And this gospel of the kingdom shall be preached in all the world for a witness unto all nations; and then shall the end come.” Matthew 24:14 KJV Let us first of all establish the backdrop to this statement. The disciples were calling Jesus’ attention to the temple buildings, like they wanted to show Him […]

The Conflict between Truth & Tradition

Before we launch into the matter at hand, we will need to provide some definitions. What is Truth? What is tradition? In the economy of God, Truth is NOT primarily a concept or a belief system or a personal, social, national or global resolution. TRUTH in the kingdom of God is a Person. Among several […]

The Search for Meaning

The issue of what we are born to do has become one of the most puzzling challenges confronting mankind today, especially millennials. Many have turned to philosophy and psychology to make sense of life generally and to discover the meaning of their own lives personally. Although, this endeavour has elevated the thinking of many seekers, […]

Comprehensive Victory

In the last post we discovered that God does not intend for us to be fighting the small, small soldiers of anger, malice and every work of the flesh you can think of, without first dealing with the strong man, the Goliath that they all depend on to afflict us. Goliath is a picture of […]

A New Cruse…

Sometimes I wonder why we don’t take the words of Jesus seriously, even though we will like to (make ourselves) think we do. We have creeds and statements of faith that evangelically lists our “biblical” beliefs but I am beginning to think that they are mere formalities that end up as an official document or […]

Doctrine, Deception and Discernment

“But Peter said, Ananias, why hath Satan filled thine heart to lie to the Holy Ghost, and to keep back part of the price of the land?”  Acts 5:3 What we are about to touch here is not what you may expect. This is not particularly about Ananias and Sapphira. This is about a warning […]

Scriptural Precursors to Unity of Faith

What must happen before we can have unity of faith We see what God has done for us by His Sovereign Grace in Ephesians chapters 1 to 3. And if you have not yet seen it, you might as well take your time right now to go through it. It is a revelation of that […]

The Unity of Faith

“Till we all come in the unity of the faith, and of the knowledge of the Son of God, unto a perfect man, unto the measure of the stature of the fulness of Christ:” (KJV) “In this way, all of us will become completely united by what we believe. All of us will become united […]