Tag Archives: kingdom of God

Enough

Hi everyone. Rob here. One of the most powerful words we can be using right now is this: Enough. So often we don’t feel that we have enough… Enough time Enough money Enough ability Enough intelligence Enough strength (emotional, mental, … Continue reading

Posted in Christ, Christianity, God, kingdom of God, Spirituality | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

My Peace I Give You

Hi everyone. Rob here. Like many of you I have watched with growing concern the escalation of violence in the ongoing Israeli/Palestinian conflict. Having visited there 18 months ago the concern is more personal. I can see the faces of … Continue reading

Posted in Christ, Christianity, God, humanity, kingdom of God, Peace, Peace, Peace, Spirituality, the cross, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Easter Is Just Beginning

Easter doesn’t end with Easter Sunday and the Resurrection of Jesus. Really. That may signal the end of the Easter holiday but, in reality, Easter is just beginning. It will culminate with the Ascension of Jesus to the Father’s right … Continue reading

Posted in Christ, Holy Spirit, resurrection, Spirituality, surrender, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Ultimate Allegiance

Hi everyone. Happy New Year. Rob here. 2021 arrived with the hope that it would herald a new beginning after the turbulence and upheaval that 2020 brought us. Then we had the storming of the Capitol building in Washington D.C, … Continue reading

Posted in Christ, faith, God, Holy Spirit, humility, kingdom of God, power, Spirituality, surrender, the cross | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Profound Humility

Seasons greetings everyone. Rob here. This Christmas let’s not pretend that all is well in the world. Let’s not pretend that we don’t have our own sufferings to contend with. Let’s not pretend that we have all the answers about … Continue reading

Posted in advent, Christianity, Christmas, God, jesus, Spirituality | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Loving and Ruling

Hi everyone. Rob here. This weekend my guys group had planned a road trip to Hawkes Bay. This morning we found out that wild weather and downed power lines meant that our accommodation had to be cancelled. We have made … Continue reading

Posted in Christ, Christianity, kingdom of God, Spirituality, surrender, the cross, Uncategorized, worship | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Kingdom Rivers

Hi everyone. Rob here. One of the things drilled into us at Bible College was the idea that God’s kingdom was now and not yet. The coming of Jesus Christ, his death, resurrection and ascension meant that the kingdom of … Continue reading

Posted in Bible, Christianity, God, grace, kingdom of God, Scripture, Spirituality, surrender, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Good Question

Hi everyone. Rob here. I’m thinking about a question. Here it is: What is the change I want to see in the world? Before that question I was thinking about another question. What do I want to do with the … Continue reading

Posted in Bible, Christ, Christianity, faith, freedom, God, kingdom of God, Spirituality | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Rethinking Church

Greetings everyone. Rob here. One of the things I’ve been thinking about over this time is the future of church. I sometimes think we forget that the church is the embodiment of the Gospel – the good news about Jesus … Continue reading

Posted in Body, Christ, Christianity, church, God, Spirituality, Uncategorized, worship | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Let The Good Seed Grow

Hi everyone. Rob here. As we seek to interpret the times we’re living in, I find that it’s hard to go past Jesus’ parable of the wheat and the weeds in Matthew 13:24-30. A farmer plants good seed in his … Continue reading

Posted in Christ, Christianity, Father God, jesus, kingdom of God, Spirituality, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment