Tag Archive | Jesus Christ

A testing situation

A testing situation

Many years ago I was kayaking (canoeing), 5 miles out from Clacton in the North Sea. A gale was blowing, and the sea was wild. All the waves had ‘white horses’ on them and that made my slalom canoe terribly difficult to control and keep upright. We had decided to keep together as a pack of […]

Jesus the Speaking Prophet Part 3

Jesus the Speaking Prophet Part 3

Early in the Bible God speaks about the coming Messiah (Jesus): “I will put My words in His mouth, and He will tell them everything I command Him.” Deuteronomy 18:18 Does that ring a bell with something Jesus said? Yes, He said: “My teaching is not My own. It comes from Him who sent Me.” John 7:16 […]

Really difficult situations

Really difficult situations

The crowd was packing around Jesus and everybody was jockeying for a better position so they could see Him. During this pandemonium a woman stretched out her hand, she thought: ‘If I just touch His outer garment, THEN I will be healed!’ She had suffered from constant bleeding for 12 years, she was desperate. And she had spent all her […]

A prophet like Moses but even greater Part 2

A prophet like Moses but even greater Part 2

Moses speaking in Deuteronomy 18:14 said that the Prophet that was to come (Jesus) would be like himself. So let′s look at some of the similarities in respect of: being a law giver leading out of slavery creating new worship

Jesus the Prophet Part 1 Wild prophet?

Jesus the Prophet Part 1 Wild prophet?

‘Jesus the Prophet’ – is this an image we have of Jesus? The word ‘prophet’ can create a picture in our mind, of a rugged man, dressed in rough clothes, and shouting out warnings from God. Jesus didn′t really fit that picture. But, it is interesting to see that the people of that time, saw Jesus […]

Who do you follow?

Who do you follow?

What celebrity do you follow? Who do you think is great? Perhaps it’s a singer, or an actor, or a sports person. What is it about them that makes you want to be like them? A lot of the attraction for that person can be due to all the advertising and hype. They become amazing because of all […]

[12] Being consistent, no problem!

[12] Being consistent, no problem!

Would you believe it – look at this! “Noah, a man of the soil, proceeded to plant a vineyard. When he drank some of it’s wine, he became drunk and lay uncovered inside his tent.” Genesis 9:21 After such a mighty deliverance, you would have thought it was all plain sailing from now on – excuse […]