Properly managed, sin is not all that bad. It is God’s hatred of it that we should fear because He hates it so much that He consigns sinners to eternal retributive punishment. Continue reading “Teaching God To Forgive”
Say you opened your front door and found God the Eternal Father standing before you, all smiles in a t-shirt … Continue reading A Day With God
We all attempt to cover our nakedness with Adam and Eve’s leafy aprons (Genesis 3). Deep within is the realisation that something is horribly wrong, something is amiss. Our lives are filled with frenzied attempts to silence this realisation. Continue reading “True Prayer Blows Off Fig Leaves”
You know you’re talking to a Zimbabwean if one of the first things they want to know about you is what church you attend. In my city, Bulawayo, churches have sprung up in the ruins of abandoned factories, drowning out the screaming silence of derelict machinery with mirthful praise and upraised hands with bangle-laden wrists Continue reading “Somebody Unshackle The Church Please!”
Here’s the challenge: collapse the whole book of Galatians into one bite-sized sentence. How would you go about it? A lot of people (especially Seventh-day Adventists) steer clear of this book for various reasons, not least of which would be the disparaging comments it makes about the Law. Continue reading “Righteousness: Whip or Mindset?”
What picture does the word “Holy” invoke in your mind? Do you see a severe preacher marching down the street … Continue reading Points of Contact
Jesus fits so easily in my pocket. He seems to like everything that I like and shares my dislikes. When … Continue reading Just How Big are Your Pockets?