Monthly Archives: April 2015

April 27

THE DEVIL’S DEVICES IV of VI – “I JUST WANNA…” – SPIRITUAL COMBAT, 30

Many who are engaged in discipleship lose focus of where they actually are and fantasize about where they want to be, thinking that they can just jump to the goal. Some practical advise to never lose focus of the goal, but to always live in the present.

April 18

THE DEVIL’S DEVICES III of VI – MAYBE I CAN DO THIS – SPIRITUAL COMBAT, 29

Identifying where you are along this spectrum is important to know what needs to be done. The categories, again: deep bondage: a person who thinks not of living in holiness, stuck in sin. sloth: a person who would like to live in holiness, but without the energy to do anything about it. delusion: a person […]

April 13

No Longer Slaves

In the book of Exodus, the Israelites encounter the miraculous parting of the Red Sea to bring them to ultimate freedom from the 400+ years of slavery they endured at the hands of the Egyptians. They were saved through water. This story prefigures our baptism, where we too are saved through water. The magnificence and […]

April 12

Bursting with Mercy [audio sermon]

In Adam and Eve’s fall, a sort of dam was constructed between God and man. In Christ Jesus, that dam was destroyed. Now, waves of mercy reach to the ends of the earth. We focus not on the dam of our sin and infidelity, but on the torrents of grace which have burst into the world.