As much as the phrase “coming out” is familiar to us nowadays, a new phrase – a “change of heart” is seen and heard all around us as well. Almost daily in the news there is yet another church leader … Continue reading The right change of heart.
Yes, yes, yes! Jesus did hang out with sinners, with prostitutes and the dishonest tax collectors! The Son of Man came eating and drinking [with others], … Continue reading Acceptance is not approval.
What does love look like? I want to know! Recently I read a love story and something jumped out at me. (I have not read a love story in years!) Ever since I read it, it has made me think … Continue reading There is luv (l-u-v) and love (l-o-v-e)…
It is amazing what can happen in ONE lifetime! And just so you know, I am not that old yet! A few weeks ago as I … Continue reading It’s amazing what can happen in ONE lifetime!
Taken from the book: “Outlasting the Gay Revolution” – Dr Michael L. Brown: Dr. Albert Mohler wrote of same-sex-marriage: “For some time now, it has been increasingly clear that every congregation in this nation will be forced to … Continue reading Pressure’s on.
God is in the business of transforming things. He can do impossible things. Things completely contrary to nature, reason or common sense! (Preposterous – I just learned this word today!) The Shepherd said: “I love doing preposterous things. Why? I don’t know anything more exhilarating and delightful than turning weakness into strength, fear into faith, and that which has been marred into perfection” – (taken from Hinds’ Feet on High Places) As a person whose life has been transformed in so many ways, may I remind you today that with Him, nothing is impossible. It is never too late to … Continue reading Preposterous.
I believe the time has come for the Church, the body of Christ – to follow a much needed new approach in regards to addressing homosexuality. … Continue reading A much needed new approach.
In the animal kingdom, “the ox instinctively knows his owner, and the donkey, his master’s crib” (Isaiah 1:3). Did you know that a dog can identify … Continue reading Who is your Master?
When we love the way Jesus would, we WON’T compromise the truth from His word! For if we DO compromise, we then become partakers in those things which are not pleasing to the Lord. A pretty strong word, I would … Continue reading Don’t compromise the truth.
Taken from Crisis Magazine: Marriage is between a man and a woman. That is the order. And the Catholic Church teaches that it is a sacramental order, with divine implications. The world has made a mockery of marriage that has … Continue reading “Normal”
I learned a new English word this week, and I like it a lot! (For those of you who don’t know, my mother tongue is not English!) The word is: STALWART – and it means STRONG, BRAVE, UNCOMPROMISING! We live … Continue reading Stalwart!
“God did not create man to be alone,” and to be single and celibate is just too hard. Many people use these statements to approve and … Continue reading Too hard…
Here is a story about a bird…and time! Just recently, I was sitting on my deck reading my Bible, when a bird (similar to the above picture) flew into the window behind me. It literally dropped dead in front of … Continue reading The essence of time.
Friends, I have something on my heart. You may or may not like it. Please know that my intent is not to offend, but to share … Continue reading Watchmen, sound the alarm.
Friends, here is a running story. I run a lot! In fact, if my body had a built-in odometer, it would read at least 600 km for the summer! (This is besides the point…) A few days ago, on my … Continue reading Sudden. Unexpected.
History or legacy? The word historic means “Having great and lasting importance”! This picture was taken June 12th, at the HISTORICAL Dutch Reformed Church building in … Continue reading Legacy.