Entering into Sonship

What are foundations?

Michael

Christians usually agree that a successful Christian life needs to be based on something. That something is a group of beliefs and truth about who we are, who God is, and how to relate to Him. I call that group of beliefs the foundations of...


Total Surrender to Jesus Christ

Michael

Introduction

Jesus said that eternal life is knowing the Father and Jesus in a personal way. For me, the best part of eternal life in the now is the delight of enjoying His companionship through the day. 

We can know that Jesus is God...


Understanding Repentance

Michael

Introduction 

What have you understood repentance to be? Nearly everyone I have come across has a slightly different view, yet there are common understandings about repentance among Christians. To me this variation of belief is a natural...


Baptism in Water

Michael

Baptism in Water is not an optional extra in the Bible.  It is the necessary second step after first surrendering to Jesus and asking Him to come and live in us.   Baptism is important because going under the waters is symbolic of dying...


Empowerment to Be

Michael

Empowerment is a hot subject with some Christians, and I have heard a few different theories about how to become empowered, and what the "secrets" to empowerment are. But as Jesus taught this, it is really quite simple and straight forward



Kingdom Walking 1

Michael

The be-attitudes

Please read Matthew 5:1-16. How do you see these as being useful in everyday life?

Right at the beginning, Jesus introduces His teaching with a mysterious list that His disciples may not have really understood until the power came...


Kingdom Walking Part 2

Michael

We have a tremendous advantage. We were recreated in Jesus Christ as He took up residence in our spirit. In order to take advantage of this we need to understand how to realign our lives with Him, where He is headed, how He sees things and how His...