Cooperating with God
Abraham left his land, people and family, The first disciples of Jesus left Father, boats and hired men. Why does God call people to to leave what they are good at where they are well known to begin again somewhere else? What do we as re-located people or members of international churches need to understand about God’s calling to the re-located Christians in Europe.
Wherever the Spirit of the Lord is, there is freedom…And the Lord–who is the Spirit– makes us more and more like him as we are changed into his glorious image. (2 Cor 3:17-18, NLT) When the Spirit of the Lord comes upon us, every containment and limitation is broken – body, mind, soul and spirit. The impossible becomes possible when we let God be God in our…
Let us hold tightly without wavering to the hope we affirm, for God can be trusted to keep his promise…we do not belong to those who shrink back and are destroyed, but to those who have faith and are saved. (Heb 10:23, 39, NLT) A confident Church grows a radical people. Time to awaken Europe with the sound of confident hope and see His Kingdom grow!
“All over the world this gospel is bearing fruit and growing, just as it has been doing among you since the day you heard it and understood God’s grace in all its truth,” Paul writes to the Colossians (1 Col. 1:6). What it is “this gospel” – this”good news”? And how does it “bear fruit” and “grow” in the world? Our answers to these questions shape our faith practices and…
From the past to the future
Mark will be exploring the spiritual impact of being a global nomad, and identifying the spiritual scars that need healing when transient people leave our churches.
Spiritual growth hormones? Exploring the basic dynamics of healthy spiritual growth.
Growing minds: It’s impossible to grow spiritually without our minds being stretched.
Growing hearts: Practical tips on how to overflow with love.