I will not lower the standard of the Bible to my level of experience.

Bill Johnson

Words of Wisdom

Escaping the Prison of Self-Centeredness

Escaping the Prison of Self-Centeredness

Laura Smit

God is good. He shows his goodness by showing us 'glories half unveiled, whereon to set/ Our heart of hearts and eyes of our desire.' (Christina Rossetti) Love is how we pay sustained attention to someone else in order to see the half unveiled glory of God's image. Such love - whether or not it is returned, or perhaps especially when ...

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Resources

What is Repentance?

What is Repentance?

Editorial

The Greek word for repentance is metanoia. Translated this alludes to the idea of changing ones way of thinking in order to correct a wrong.  Repentance is very closely related to the idea of forgiveness, with many people repenting in order to be f

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What Does The Number Five Mean In The Bible?

What Does The Number Five Mean In The Bible?

Matthew Street

Five: The number pertaining to our physical bodies The number four is the first of the physical numbers. Continuing the progression, the number five adds yet another dimension. Whereas the number four represents the entire world of physi

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Books

The Inner Life of a Christian Leader

The Inner Life of a Christian Leader

Chris Blakeley

Much teaching on leadership focuses on skills and abilities tactics and strategies-the outward aspects of leadership. But Christian leadership, whether in 'the world' or in ministry, is always going to be more concerned with the inner life of the leader. This wide-ranging study draws on a number of different Christian traditions to explore what it ...