First Timothy is a 6 chapter long book, written by Paul to Timothy. There is much to learn from this book, and I will encourage you to spare 30 minutes of your time to read it. Here are few highlights from the book: Jesus Christ is the only hope of this world (1:1, 15; 2:5): … Continue reading Lessons from 1 Timothy
Title: What is the mission of the Church?Subtitle: Making sense of social justice, shalom, and the great commissionAuthors:Kevin DeYoung (Senior Pastor of Christ Covenant Church in Charlotte, North Carolina, former pastor of University Reformed Church, East Lansing, Michigan, an author of several books, “Hole in our Holiness”, “Taking God at his word”). Greg Gilbert (a … Continue reading Book Review – What is the mission of the Church?
Title: Prosperity?Subtitle: Seeking the true GospelAuthors: Michael Otieno Maura, Conrad Mbewe, Ken Mbugua, John Piper and Wayne GrudemYear: 2015 This book has been written by african pastors for african christians, with some very helpful articles by John Piper and Wayne Grudem in the appendix. This is a very helpful resource and it’s aim is “to … Continue reading Book Review – Prosperity? Seeking the true Gospel
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IntroductionIn 2015 there was an article that came out in The Namibian newspaper, which said that the Dutch Reformed Church in South Africa was embracing homosexuality, and this later became true of the Namibian Dutch Reformed Church. In 2019 a Lutheran pastor called on the Namibian government to legalize homosexuality. For me personally it has … Continue reading Homosexuality and the Church
Introduction On a beautiful Sunday morning, as you walk through a place of meeting you hear the sound of birds, drum beats, hands clapping and electric instruments, then the famous statement, “God is good” says the convener, and the congregation will normally respond, “all the time! and all the time God is good,” This is … Continue reading Is God really good!