How do you know if you have been born-again? For someone who is trying to figure out if they have been born-again in Christ and saved from sin, the best determining factor is the in-dwelling of the Holy Spirit. He is the helper who Jesus promised for the disciples; the one who leads us in truth and reforms our character. John 14:15-18 & 25-26 (NKJV) … Continue reading Gifts & Fruit of the Holy Spirit
What is the will of God in these situations? If you read the bible carefully you will be in no doubt that God hates divorce. However, there are some marriages which God hates more than divorce and it is important to know when you’re supposed to persist and when you’re meant to let a relationship go. Some churches and preachers are promoting a strange mixture … Continue reading Divorce & Remarriage
How to be a Spirit-Filled Christian The woman said to Him, “Sir, I perceive that You are a prophet. Our fathers worshiped on this mountain, and you Jews say that in Jerusalem is the place where one ought to worship.” Jesus said to her, “Woman, believe Me, the hour is coming when you will neither on this mountain, nor in Jerusalem, worship the Father. You … Continue reading Worship in Spirit & Truth
How “Once saved, Always saved” and the Pre-Tribulation Rapture are bringing about Destruction of the Church. Now the Spirit expressly says that in latter times some will depart from the faith, giving heed to deceiving spirits and doctrines of demons, speaking lies in hypocrisy, having their own conscience seared with a hot iron… 1 Timothy 4:1-2 (NKJV) At the moment, many western Christians believe two … Continue reading The Restrainer & The Great Apostacy
Could San Francisco be the infamous city of Revelation? March 1946 somewhere out in the desert near Death Valley, two men and a woman attempted to invoke an ancient demon and conceive the anti-Christ. Did it work? Jack Parsons was one of the scientific minds behind the Jet Propulsion Laboritory at CalTech, which later spawned NASA, but he was also a devout occultist and student … Continue reading The Whore of Babylon
What Christians need to know about Religious Beliefs and Mental Health One of the things I’ve encountered from New Age practitioners in terms of attacks on my choice of Christianity is the implication that I’m mentally unstable and people cannot trust anything I say. Firstly, this the very reason why people never discuss their mental health with others and why they suffer in silence; people … Continue reading Disorganised Attachment, Dissociative Disorder and New Age Practices
What the Bible really says about Gender Roles The first thing I have to do, and I can’t believe these are the times we live in, but there you go… is to establish that there are irrefutable differences between the genders. This should be self-evident, and almost unequivocal considering how far we have come in terms of science and biology research, but in the same … Continue reading Is Christianity Misogynistic?
What the Bible says about Forgiveness, Judging Others and Setting Boundaries. When it comes to being Christian there is usually an emphasis on being gentle as doves, forgiving your neighbour, turning the other cheek… etc. However, what I’ve found a lot of the time is that this ethos gets exploited by unscrupulous and abusive people who have no intentions of repenting, changing or making amends. … Continue reading Turn the Other Cheek?