Tag: God

  • Jesus’ childhood and birth. God’s new work before miracles…

    Jesus’ childhood and birth, two temple visits, prophesies, from a stable to a house in Bethlehem, God weaving his plan together…

  • God’s purposes for my life

    In looking at the subject of ‘God’s purposes for my life’ it is really good to remember that: Throughout history the Lord has always desired to have someone, or a group of people, or a nation, to be His people or spokesperson. So very early on, He chose individuals, like Noah and Abraham, etc. Then later He gave His Laws to Israel and He sent them prophets…

  • What is God like? Who is God in the Bible?

    Is God distant? A Force for good? An old man with a grey beard? What is God like, he’s real, Father, a King carrying out his purposes, indescribable

  • [1] An erratic and fickle God?

    Can you imagine what the world would be like if there was a fickle God, one who was erratic in his behaviour? What would a relationship be like with Him? Where would you stand with Him? The Bible contains many, many promises, but if God was changeable, these promises would become useless…

  • What gives meaning to life?

    Sometimes we need something to cut through the confusion, something that is solid and dependable, something that just doesn’t go out of fashion, or wears out, or becomes irrelevant. At those times we can find such reality, such strength from verses in the Bible…

  • Can God be known?

    God may be closer than you think, but can God be known? The wonderful truth is yes. We′re not as good as we think we are, turning to God…

  • [2] Abuse of power and the corrupt being within

    Giants and mighty men: As far as political leaders go there isn’t enough room in the world for very many giants and mighty men with their abuse of power, but in our everyday lives we can come across many who have that mindset…

  • [1] Our conscience and authority – rotten ones!

    Our conscience and authority, how do we deal with bad or evil authorities? I love this story where king Saul was tracking David to kill him and there was an unexpected twist: Do you believe in luck, or the mighty, invisible hand of God in your circumstances? Just look at this situation! Saul goes into the very same cave, that David and some of his army are hiding…

  • Part 2 In the beginning – anything, but not God!

    Does Evolution attempt to gag God? Anything, but not God. Even secular scientists are questioning the validity of the Big Bang theory…

  • [4] Our hard work AND God’s miracles

    Does our hard work AND God’s miracles go together? Honest hard work is part of God’s plan for our lives. But God made the animals come to Noah!

  • Jesus the King of the Kingdom of God

    The Bible reveals Jesus the King of the Kingdom of God. He is full of love and mixes with all, but many reject him and hate him without reason…

  • Scientific laws and the building blocks of life

    A Physicist on scientific laws: ‘to be a scientist, you had to have faith that the universe is governed by dependable, immutable, absolute, universal, mathematical laws of an unspecified origin…

  • [5] Hardships in life, does God discipline us?

    Does God allow hardships in life? Does He discipline people? What is the purpose for our life? Noah certainly wasn’t expecting a world wide flood!

  • [2] Conscience meaning – can we trust it?

    Is our conscience right? Is it wrong to ignore your conscience? Conscience meaning: a conscience is in EVERYONE… Secondly our conscience is not always right… Thirdly our conscience can be WASHED clean…

  • Do dogs prove evolution and are Bible kinds species?

    Do different breeds of dogs prove evolution confirming Darwin’s theory of natural selection. Upon this theory a whole molecules-to-man evolution has grown…

  • How to feel happy – the feel good factor

    Many people reach for chocolate, drink, splash some cash or go to a party. But other things have become popular in trying to solve the problem: ‘how to feel happy’. According to the Yellow Pages own old statistics…

  • How to handle difficult situations

    How to handle difficult situations, let’s look at one very tough circumstance where a woman had been very ill for many, many years. What made matters even worse, according to the Jewish customs, she would have been classed as ‘ceremonially unclean’. That would have meant that she was barred from going to the Temple. But here she was TOUCHING Jesus, the SON of GOD, the Holy One! Why did she feel she could do that?…

  • [15] Comfort in solitude: uplift

    Comfort in solitude, the ultimate experience was a first ever encounter with a powerful thermal of rising air, flying a glider. Throw her over into a steep turn, concentrate on ‘look-out’, scan the instruments and see the ground sinking away below…