Living Sacrifices

Living Sacrifices

While pondering over some chapters in Paul’s famous letter to the Romans, the popular chapter 12 verse 1 came to mind: “Therefore I urge you, brethren, by the mercies of God, to present your bodies a living and holy sacrifice, acceptable to God, which is your spiritual service of worship.” Rom. 12:1 I’m sure if you are a Christian you have […]

Learning to Lose

Learning to Lose

In modern society, there is an overwhelming emphasis on winning. Whether it be from a game to an argument, winning is almost always the desired outcome of any situation. We love winning as it elicits positive emotions, feelings of accomplishment, and self worth. Experts in discussions, negotiations, and even relationships, push the objective of achieving […]

The Road Less Traveled

the road less traveled

We are all on a journey with the Lord, individually as well as corporately with those around us. Our journeys all, in some way or another, look different. We are all in different places in our journey with Christ. Some are further along and some are just starting out, but one thing is for sure… […]

Christ our Future

Christ our Future

The Lord can speak to us in some interesting ways. Sometimes He speaks to us when we quiet ourselves and spend time with Him, and other times He speaks to us amidst the chaos. It’s often quite easy to miss His voice, especially if we aren’t actively listening, but He has a way of getting […]

Organic Church – An Example

Organic Church gathering

In my series on “Why I’m Pro-Organic Church” I looked at what an organic church is and I gave some practical characteristics of what organic church can look like. I also gave a few links to specific testimonies of what a could happen in a meeting. As a follow up, I would like to share […]

Christ – The Center of All Things

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While thinking back on my journey with the Lord, I realized that there was one main revelation/realization that changed the way I saw the Lord and how I lived the Christian life. It was coming to an understanding that Christ is the center of all things. It is easy (and common) to be focused and […]

Christian Unity – What it is and What it’s Not

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This post is part of a chain blog series initiated by Alan Knox on the topic of “real relational unity”. The first post in the chain is by Alan and can be found here (Chain Blog: Real Relational Unity) Christian unity is a common topic in many circles, and rightfully so. However, in reality, Christian […]

Church Membership – Is it biblical?

Should we become members of a church?

If you are reading this, then the blog title probably caught your attention because of the debate that goes on around this topic. However, I hope to offer quite a different perspective on the matter that will unite us in Christ rather than divide us over doctrine. Firstly, what may surprise you considering my view […]

Why I’m pro-Organic Church – Part 2

In part I I described my journey into finding out about organic church to the point of starting to live it out with other believers. However, I did not give a definition of what an organic church is, looks like and how it functions. This post will try to answer some of these questions and hopefully […]

Why I’m pro-Organic Church: My journey – Part 1

Organic Church

As someone who has been experiencing and enjoying Organic Church for some time now, I felt it would be good to finally put some words down. I am writing this series of blog posts for many reasons but primarily because I was inspired to do so by another blog I found (A Former Skeptic: Why […]