War Mode Pt 2

Last week in this column we looked at how God wants to bless us and help us build the indestructible life. It is God’s greatest pleasure to see His kids doing well. With the Armour of God as listed in Ephesians Chapter 6 Jesus has given us every resource to not only stand our ground but push back the darkness in our world and in the worlds of people around us. A person of faith Read more…

War Mode Pt 1

Wow! How much fun did we have over the last few weeks looking at the Armour of God recorded in Ephesians Chapter 6? From the handcrafted cardboard helmet to my grandfather’s 100 year old bayonet the props certainly added to the experience! As much as it is always great to have a laugh at ourselves from time to time the subject matter of this series, I believe is key to our continued progress as a Read more…

The Us Bus

With our theme of ‘Let’s Build’ this year we have spent a lot of time looking at the lessons we can learn from the great builder Nehemiah. We read in Nehemiah Chapter 2 that when the people heard of the vision to rebuild the walls of Jerusalem and release the people from the bondage of their oppressors their response in verse 18 was ‘Let us rise up and build and they set their hands to Read more…

Our 52 days

Earlier in the year we discovered that Nehemiah and his team rebuilt the walls of Jerusalem (that had laid in ruins for 140 years) in just 52 days. A lot of planning and resourcing went before that but when the nation committed to rebuild the walls went up fast. I am sure it was the vision of those who in 1982 attended the very first service of AOG Roma (now LCCR) to see a church Read more…