Unity In The Body

‘Make every effort to keep yourselves united’ – Ephesians 4:3, New Living Translation I am sure you can remember where you were or what you were doing when you made the decision to answer the call of Jesus Christ. In that moment you came to the understanding that although all have sinned and fallen short…

Unity In The Body of Christ

Unity in the Body of Christ One of the beautiful things about the body of Christ as a whole, is how diversified and vast it is. Sadly greater emphasis on differences within the body, rather than shared core values, has hindered the effectiveness of the church in today’s world. There are fundamental truths regarding Christianity…

Unity in the Body: The Fruit of the Spirit

It is vital for any functioning body to receive the necessary nutrients in order for it to function effectively. The use of fruit as an analogy is very useful as we know that in order to live an effective spiritual life we must ingest the fruit of the spirit. Read Galatians 5:16-25: If we walk…

We truly thank God for the Family & Friends Fellowship Sunday

We truly thank God for the Family & Friends Fellowship Sunday (FFFS) held at the Outreach Centre (COM Auditorium) on Sunday, 25 May 2014. The purpose was to gather people from our community to share the love of God through fellowship of the Word, Prayer and Table. It was a refreshing time as we tried…

Walking as a Servant

“…whoever wants to be great among you must be your servant… just as the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give his life as a ransom for many” Matthew 20:26-28. God’s grace is the key to the whole Christian life. Without an understanding of the grace of…

Walking with God

“He has shown you, O man, what is good. And what does the Lord require of you? To act justly and to love mercy and to walk humbly with your God” Micah 6:8. God’s desire is that we might “walk with Him”. Many times people think that to be a Christian means that “God walks…

Abba, Father

“Abba” was the family word for “Father” used by the Jews of Jesus’ day. It is the same as the word “daddy” in English. It was the word that Paul himself used for his own natural father, and it was the word that Jesus used for His Heavenly Father. “Going a little farther, he fell…

Walking as a Disciple

“Therefore go and make disciples of all nations.” Matthew 28:19. To be a disciple of Jesus means to “follow” Jesus (Mark 1:17-18; Luke 5:27-28). A disciple is one who is willing to be instructed, trained and disciplined by the Lord in order to become like Him in thought, attitude and action. Jesus said: “If you…

Walking the Way of the Cross

“Then he said to them all: ‘If anyone would come after me, he must deny himself and take up his cross daily and follow me’” Luke 9:23. The Cross is the focus of God’s entire plan of redemption. It is not just the way of salvation. It is also a way of life. But before…

Walking Yolked with Jesus

“Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. For my yoke is easy and my burden is light” Matthew 11:29-30. Jesus used the picture of yoked oxen plowing a field. When you join two oxen in one yoke,…