Do not marvel that I said to you, ‘You must be born again.’* Born again. A new beginning. What an offer this is. Jesus told us that we shouldn’t be amazed that we need to be born again. Born from above. Born of God. It is obvious really. We have messed up. We need to […]Read more "New Birth made possible"
Therefore we were buried with Him through baptism into death, that just as Christ was raised from the dead by the glory of the Father, even so we also should walk in newness of life.* We were in Christ when he was crucified. We were in Christ when he was buried. We were in […]Read more "Newness of life"
Jesus said to her, “I am the resurrection and the life. He who believes in Me, though he may die, he shall live. And whoever lives and believes in Me shall never die. Do you believe this?”* Jesus is not only the one who was raised from the dead so we could all have new […]Read more "The Resurrection… The Life"
Blessed and holy is he who has part in the first resurrection. Over such the second death has no power, but they shall be priests of God and of Christ, and shall reign with Him a thousand years.* Resurrection. The revitalisation or revival of something… or someone! To be raised up from the dead. […]Read more "Resurrection…new life"
While the earth remains, Seedtime and harvest, Cold and heat, Winter and summer, And day and night Shall not cease.* Last time I looked the earth was still here. Still turning. This means seedtime and harvest remain. Seasons. Times. A time to sow and a time to reap. If we don’t sow we will […]Read more "Prepare…sow…gather"
Blessed is the man Who walks not in the counsel of the ungodly, Nor stands in the path of sinners, Nor sits in the seat of the scornful; But his delight is in the law of the LORD, And in His law he meditates day and night. He shall be like a tree Planted by the rivers […]Read more "Planted, productive and prospering…"