‘I am God, and there is no other; I am God, and there is none like Me… I am bringing My righteousness near, it is not far away; and my salvation will not be delayed’ (Isaiah 46:9,13). We thank You, Lord, that You don’t keep Your distance from us. You come near to us – […]Read More We Thank You, Lord, That You Don’t Keep Your Distance From Us.
With God’s permission, “Satan, the accuser” attacks Job (Job 1:8). The attack is ferocious, May the Name of the Lord be praised! Through all this, Job did not sin or blame God for doing anything wrong” (Job 1:21-22). Satan’s attack on Job is really a challenge to God. The Lord is in control of the […]Read More Learning From The Book Of Job: Chapters 1 – 2
When everything seems to be going wrong, help us, Lord, not to forget about You. Things will only get worse, if we turn away from You. Help us to turn to You, and receive help from You. Give us the strength that we need to say, with confident faith, “My enemy has not triumphed over […]Read More When everything seems to be going wrong, help us, Lord, not to forget about You.
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We affirm our faith in Jesus Christ, the living Word of God, and in the Bible, the written Word of God without claiming to have a full and perfect understanding of the faith we confess. “the hesitations and doubts that are present at many points (in modern theology) do not in themselves indicate a deep […]Read More The Gospel, the Bible and Theology
“I chose you to go and bear fruit – fruit that will last” (John 15:16). * Christ’s commission to His apostles; * the written ministry of Christ’s apostles; * the spoken ministry of Christ’s apostles Like the first disciples, we are called to bear fruit for the Lord. The Lord is looking for a response […]Read More Chosen By Christ – To Bear Fruit That Will Last
We thank You, Lord, for Jesus – Your perfect Son, our perfect Saviour. In ourselves, there is sin. In Jesus, there is salvation: forgiveness for our guilty past, power for the challenges of our present – and glory, with You, forevermore.Read More We thank You, Lord, for Jesus – Your perfect Son, our perfect Saviour.