THE POWER OF YOUR WORDS
The tongue has the power of life and death, and those who love it will eat its fruit. Proverbs 18:21
Respect, honour and speaking words of life and affirmation will always bring God’s favour to your journey. We choose the fruit of the words we speak.
There was tragic news this past week […]
THE COST OF THE CALL
Jesus said to them, “A prophet is not without honor except in his own town, among his relatives and in his own home. Mark 6:4
I must admit I sometimes wonder if anyone ever reads the weekly Prayer Points we send out.. I wonder if what we do has any eternal impact […]
AUTHORITY AND QUALIFICATION
For this reason, since the day we heard about you, we have not stopped praying for you. We continually ask God to fill you with the knowledge of his will through all the wisdom and understanding that the Spirit gives, so that you may live a life worthy of the Lord and please […]
DREAMS IN THE DESERT
I’ve spent the past two weeks traveling to remote communities in an old Toyota 4X4 and sleeping in a swag in some of Australia’s western desert regions. The overnight temperatures have been sub- zero. One morning as I rolled up my swag a young brown snake slithered out from the warmth it […]
SONGS IN THE DESERT
This is hard work. Every day is different. There are cultural challenges at every tribal community we visit. Plans never work out the way you expect.
There are meetings with tribal elders, church leaders and then after approval an opportunity to do a ‘concert’ or ‘Sing Along’. We share from the Bible, tell […]
“Sing to God, sing in praise of his name, extol him who rides on the clouds; rejoice before him—his name is the LORD. A father to the fatherless, a defender of widows, is God in his holy dwelling.” Psalm 68:4-5
Many Aboriginal tribal groups in Australia have a fear of heights. A fear that has […]
TWO TREES IN A FIELD.
These African Mahogany trees were planted on the same day a few years ago. They were identical sizes on that day, but over time something has changed.
One tree is full of life and flourishing… the other, although slightly taller has never developed as it was created to. The reason: Lack […]
People matter most.
The Apostle Paul encourages us to be at peace with all people, as best we can. That is always easier said than done. We seem to have this ability forged into our carnal nature to either offend or be offended by people at different times.
Yet living with unforgiveness in our hearts towards […]
LAW AND GRACE COLLIDE
He had spent his entire life as a blind beggar. A lonely humiliating existence in the bustling streets of Jerusalem. But his life changed forever on that day when the traveling man called Jesus passed by.
God’s heart of compassion in the flesh reached out and turned a broken world of darkness into […]