THE REAL TEST “Just then a religion scholar stood up with a question to test Jesus. ‘Teacher, what do I need to do to get eternal life?’ He answered, ‘What’s written in God’s Law? How do you interpret it?’ “He said, ‘That you love the Lord your God with all your passion and prayer and muscle and intelligence — and …Continue reading →


How many times have you quoted or heard the verse, “Be still and know that I am God”? We even sing the words church as a worship song. It comes in the middle of Psalm 46 – a song about storm, tumult and war and the place where peace can be found in the midst of chaos. We love the …Continue reading →

Jesus Prayed For Us

JESUS PRAYED FOR US Just imagine – as Jesus’ prayer embraced the disciples in their desperate need at that moment, so His prayer follows every disciple from then to this very moment and beyond! Unity What was the kernel of His prayer for all those who would follow Him down the ages through the message of His disciples? His passion …Continue reading →

A New Command

Dear Family This edition of “Chronicles” has several articles referring to Pastor Colin and Judy and deservedly so! We shall greatly miss them and their amazing personalities. Our lives were immeasurably enriched just because we knew them and for that we are grateful to our loving Heavenly Father. We do not idolize them, but we do as the scripture calls …Continue reading →

Learning To Be A Son – Chapter Nine – The Father’s Love

CHAPTER NINE THE FATHER’S LOVE It is time to explore the Father’s love and what it means to us, His sons and daughters. What does Abba’s love mean to us? Firstly, we cannot know the Father’s love without the Holy Spirit. He is the Spirit of sonship. He bears witness with our spirits that we are children of God. He …Continue reading →

The Gospel Makes the Difference

THE GOSPEL MAKES THE DIFFERENCE Keep on loving one another as brothers and sisters. Do not forget to show hospitality to strangers, for by so doing some people have shown hospitality to angels without knowing it. Continue to remember those in prison as if you were together with them in prison, and those who are mistreated as if you yourselves …Continue reading →

Live For Others

LIVE FOR OTHERS The end of all things is near, Therefore be alert and of sober mind so that you can pray. Above all, love each other deeply because love covers over a multitude of sins. Offer hospitality to one another without grumbling. Each of you should use whatever gift you have received to serve others as faithful stewards of …Continue reading →

Harmony In The Household

HARMONY IN THE HOUSEHOLD Wives, submit yourselves to your husbands, as fitting in the Lord. Husbands, love your wives and do not be harsh with them. Children, obey your parents in everything, for this pleases the Lord. Fathers, do not embitter your children, or they will become discouraged. Slaves, obey your earthly masters in everything; and do it, not only …Continue reading →

Christ, The Mystery of God

CHRIST, THE MYSTERY OF GOD I want you to know how hard I am contending for you and for those at Laodicea, and for all who have not known me personally. My goal is that they may be encouraged in heart and united in love, so that they may have the full riches of complete understanding, in order that they …Continue reading →

Did Paul Get It Wrong?

DID PAUL GET IT WRONG? “It is true that some preach Christ out of envy and rivalry, but others out of goodwill. The latter do so out of love, knowing that I am put here for the defence of the gospel. The former preach Christ out of selfish ambition, not sincerely, supposing that they can stir up trouble for me …Continue reading →