How can we make our unity a defensive weapon against the enemy?
For a week in February, leaders from churches across Europe gathered in Switzerland. Nations represented covered Switzerland, Isle of Man, UK, Poland, Spain and Romania.
Does it matter how we relate with the broader church of God? If so, how should we?
We unpack the idea that God is truly among us when we are well-known, well-liked, attractive to outsiders and having huge amounts of fun.
“We need many more ‘healthy’ local churches in every nation across the world today, but the key word is ‘healthy’.”
I didn’t know who had shot me so I was fearful of them coming back for me and trying to kill me again. I was hooked on cocaine and heroin and all the things that go along with that lifestyle.
A third of the planet use social media. As saints, if we are to participate in this worldwide phenomenon, how can we best represent Christ and what are some of the pitfalls to avoid?
It’s normal for us to be secretly pleased when something unfortunate happens to someone we don’t like. But that is one of the many things that love doesn’t do.
It was so special, and it was just the beginning of a powerful army rising up to represent Jesus in Europe, one which I am sure will move in influence and significance as the Lord builds His house amongst us.
Reading Christian books can often be confusing and unhelpful. How can we choose and read wisely?
The time had come for a new light, a new lighthouse, the lighthouse of Jesus calling forth all to the safety of the shores of His love.
Is a big church a fulfillment of the ‘Great Commission’ or is it a shallower version of what church should be?
If you need to call attention to the fact that you are Christian, something is wrong!
Our Covenant Life Church leaders camp was no exception, it felt as if God took 3 days and moved us forward 3 years!
Prayer I understood, prayer I could do easily, prayer I had experienced breakthrough with. But fasting?
As I reflect upon these two churches, I am extremely expectant that as we partner with them, they are going to make huge strides in reaching the lost …
Kingdom living can be quite a juggle sometimes. How do we live out a healthy, Christ-centered life?
He is jealous for you. Don’t dilute your relationship with Him but trying to live through the revelations of others. Seek God for yourself!
God has included us in his plan to build his kingdom. Here is what he has in mind.
I have encountered many amazing Godly shepherds but I also had to wrestle with disappointment in shepherds…
We are a small church but growing steadily and with an amazing hunger for the Presence of the Lord. I am consistently getting feedback from people of how loved they feel.
I believe the same applies to local churches. One church breaking through into more can have a radical impact on the mindsets of so many others. One church partnering properly
Chris Staples gives some advice for those who pastor God’s flock, “there are times that… it is from the very people whom we serve that we are grievously wounded and betrayed.”
The office of the apostle is not a recent fad, it is as old as the church itself. Mike Davies reflects on the apostolic influence through church history.
Be sure that you’re actually seeking to belong to Jesus’ church and not simply a manmade club.