Spur Others On

God has given me & other Christ-followers a responsibility to each other. As part of His body we're responsible to spur each other into good works. This means I must be open to accept challenges to mature from my fellow Christ Followers. It also means that I mustn't be so caught up in myself that I don't make time to think of ways motivating others to acts of love and other good deeds. I don't get Continue Reading [...]

Church Clothes

Human standards and practices are often what get in the way from getting to God. As Christ followers we've been guilty of misrepresenting God. Often, it is not that God people aren't interested in God; it is that He is misrepresented. Take Jonah's story for example, he was sent to a particular city, a particular people by God, because He had a heart for them. Others Jonah decided to make his own call against that. He became the judge of who deserved God's message and grace. There are times I've acted same. For that, God forgive me. When Continue Reading [...]

The Church: Loving Her While Hating Her Practices

The Church is not the massive building with a steeple. Neither are the fancy theatre seats, lights, smoke and screens on the wall some think it is. Ingrid, some friends and I recently had a long talk about what the Church is and her practices. We talked for hours but there was still a lot unsaid when we stopped. The consensus, we were not happy with some of the things the Church at large did. One of the things that was easy for us to agree on at the onset of our discussion was that we loved the Church but hated some of the practices people did Continue Reading [...]