‘Do not conform to the pattern of this world but be transformed by the renewing of your mind.’ Romans 12:2 I’m sure many have seen a business or organization weaken itself from the inside. I’ve experienced first-hand places of employment where there was a lot of bickering about management, gossip against one another, exploitation of some for […]Read More It’s an inside job
‘You shall command the people of Israel that they bring to you pure beaten olive oil for the light, that a lamp may regularly be set up to burn.’ Exodus 27:20 ESV Too many of us want the process of change without the process of pain. Accepting this enables God to create deeper revelations from the […]Read More Our Oil – Our Responsibility
‘But grow in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ.’ 2 Peter 3:18 Very often the greatest gifts in our lives are the most unexpected. Those things that we never could have planned or crafted for ourselves, and yet seem perfectly designed for us. Recently I’ve been reading Wayne Simsic excellent book, The Inward […]Read More Everything is Grace
Recently the Lord spoke an incredible word of encouragement into my heart. What made it so incredible was that it articulated what has been my guiding principle of my personal life and ministry for many years. Let me share it with you: The disciplined life in the secret place sets the foundation for effective ministry […]Read More Laying the Foundation
Recently my thoughts have been on the topic of “Desperate for God”. As I was pondering these words, I felt the LORD speak to me and ask me “well are you?” It made me stop and I had to ask myself “AM I DESPERATE FOR GOD?” When we’re desperate for God, we become dependent upon […]Read More Desperate for God!
Kingdom living occurs through a range of contexts – today I want to continue this thought as I enter ‘the Secret Place’ ‘But you, when you pray, go into your room, and when you have shut your door, pray to your Father who is in the secret place; and your Father who sees in secret […]Read More Shut the Door
When I began writing my first blog I was in a time of transition, having resigned from a ministry position, without any idea of what lay ahead. For two years’ I have travelled along the road of transition, and all I knew to do was to take the next small step. All of us experience […]Read More The Next Small Step