Just Do It!

Some thought-provoking quotes …

  • "If you love me, you will obey what I command." [Jesus – John 14:15. NIV]
  • "Knowledge doesn’t change the world; action does." [John Maxwell]
  • "Do not merely listen to the word, and so deceive yourselves. Do what it says.
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The BBQ Rules

BbqSome gender-related humour … for your enjoyment …

We are about to enter the summer and BBQ season. Therefore it is important to refresh your memory on the etiquette of this sublime outdoor cooking activity, as it’s the only type of cooking a ‘real’ man will do, probably because there is an element of danger involved.… Read the rest “The BBQ Rules”

Maturity

“Maturity does not come with age but with the acceptance of responsibility.”

[Edwin Louis Cole]

When I was a child, I talked like a child, I thought like a child, I reasoned like a child. When I grew up, I put childish ways behind me."

[The Apostle Paul – 1 Cor.13:11.… Read the rest “Maturity”

Sacred Sex

Male_and_female_2We are currently doing a series of messages at CityLife Church on Sacred Sex.

No, 'sacred sex' is not an oxymoron. The word 'sacred' means holy, special, set apart unto God. We must avoid a dualistic philosophy that separates life into two spheres: the sacred and the secular, the holy and unholy, the pure and the profane.… Read the rest “Sacred Sex”

Christians and Alcohol

Alcohol"Should Christians drink alcohol?"

This question has caused a fair bit of heated discussion over the centuries. Obviously, alcohol abuse does a lot of damage in our society and drunkenness needs to be avoided by any Christ-follower. But should a Christian totally abstain from all alcoholic beverages or is it okay to drink in moderation?… Read the rest “Christians and Alcohol”

Prophetic Bloopers

At our church we believe in the ministry of prophecy. God still speaks today, not at the authoritative level of Scripture, but to bring strength, comfort and challenge to people’s lives (see 1 Cor.14:3). Recently, we had a time of prophetic ministry over 250 of our church leaders and we’ve received many excellent reports about the positive impact that this had.… Read the rest “Prophetic Bloopers”

Angels Watching Over Me

Africa_thursday_oct_4th_189_2While on safari in Tanzania, Africa, recently, we stayed at a place where you weren’t allowed to walk outside your room at night. If you wanted to go to the dining room or reception area (both separate buildings) you had to call the office and they would send one of their staff to escort you – a Masai warrior with a big spear!… Read the rest “Angels Watching Over Me”