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 […]

7 Tips on How To Find Organic Church Life

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Finding an organic church or becoming part of an organic church life is not easy. They are few and far between and finding or experiencing one is often like trying to find an oasis in a hot desert. The time between desiring to be part of an organic community of believers and finding one is […]

Organic Church – An Example

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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 […]

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 […]

4 Tips on How to Choose Christian Books to Read

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I am a strong advocate of reading Christian books and articles. In the landscape of Christian media, the options to choose from are so broad and diverse that it is very difficult to find good books or articles worth reading. With almost infinite resources out there, but limited time and brain capacity, it is extremely important to […]

Abraham, Acting, and Atheists

Abraham, Acting, and Atheists

If you are reading this, then you may be confused at the title of this post. This is understandable since all three of these words are seemingly unrelated. However, they somehow came together through various circumstances to form an interesting narrative in my mind, which I will hopefully be able to convey in this blog post. The […]

Why I Love Christian Blogging

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For a long time I loved the idea of Christian blogging, but was not quite sure how I would go about doing it properly. I tried to get a blog going on a few occasions, but failed dismally. This was largely because blogging takes time, energy, research, and quite a lot of creative enthusiasm. There […]

Body-Building God’s Way

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Paul, in describing the body of Christ used many different analogies and pictures. In this post I will follow in Paul’s footsteps, and use the analogy of a bodybuilder to describe how the body of Christ grows and strengthens. Any serious body-builder will tell you there are at least two things required for a body […]

Why I’m Pro-Organic Church – Part 3

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Part 1 and Part 2 of this series on organic church goes through my journey into finding out about organic church and what the characteristics of an organic church are. It is almost impossible to say what any one meeting will look like in an organic church, because Christ as the head of the gathering can […]

The Church – God’s Dwelling Place

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If you have read some of my blog already, then you will know that I am passionate about the Church of Christ. However, this was not always the case. Looking back, at one point I was totally disinterested with the church as I knew it. I won’t go into details of why in this post, […]