Category: union with Jesus

Seeing we are in Him?

What does it mean to love God? It means you love yourself. To love yourself you must come to know who your true self is. This the unfolding mystery that the Spirit of God is doing in your life. To love yourself means that you have accepted your […]

For WE are the circumcision

My brother Paul would not be popular in today’s Christian churches….in fact he isn’t popular. You see, Paul opposed those from his old camp at every turn and at every city he came to. Anyone advocating a return to law keeping in order to be justified was Paul’s […]

I am a river going forth

The One dwelling in Jesus goes forth with Jesus as a mighty flowing river of Life. I am a river going forth filled with Life and goodness. I am a river flowing forth from the Throne of Heaven. Everywhere I go the river goes for the River and […]

Kept for Salvation

We can tend to get a bit anxious when our eyes and minds tell us that there is nothing happening.The Lord is amazing how He teaches us isn’t He? I was mulling over the questions “Why are we here? What is the Lord doing with us?” and what […]

Father is carrying us

Verses to ponder in regards to what I share in this video John 5:19 Then Jesus answered and said to them, “Most assuredly, I say to you, the Son can do nothing of Himself, but what He sees the Father do; for whatever He does, the Son also […]

What God has cleansed

“But a voice from heaven answered a second time, ‘What God has cleansed, no longer consider unholy.’ Act 11:9 nasb It must be said –What God has cleansed we are not to consider or to declare unclean! What God has made holy, we are not to make unholy […]

It is finished

23 Now the God of peace Himself makes you fully and completely holy, your spirit and soul and body are entirely blameless, kept and watched over, inside of the presence of our Lord Jesus Christ. 24 The One calling and summoning you is faithful, who also does this. […]

The resurrection not heaven

The perceived Architecture of Christianity The general perception of the world and sadly many Christians is that the Pillars or supporting structures of Christianity are the belief in a Heaven and a Hell…places we go to when we die. But that is not true. Instead  a Person is […]

Jesus Christ is come in the flesh

The Apostle John declared amazing things…a lot of which have been twisted by the unbelief inside Christianity. 1Jn 4:1  Beloved, do not believe every spirit, but test the spirits, whether they are of God; because many false prophets have gone out into the world. 1Jn 4:2  By this […]

United we stand

Have you heard the phrase– “United we stand – Divided we fall” ? This is true individually as well as corporately. The double minded person shall not receive anything from the Lord for he is unstable in all his ways. To solve this God has united our hearts […]

Ashes to Ashes

February 14, 2018 by Ink Well Ashes to Ashes Everyday I am covered by the blood A blanket to comfort my soul A clean sheet to start anew at every given moment that I draw breath, Our breath, His breath, His very self mingled with my own. Everyday […]

Depart from me Lord

Peter told Jesus “Depart from me Lord for I am a sinful man”. Thus guilt and shame drives Jesus far away from our consciousness. Jesus death and resurrection was made to totally cleanse our hearts so that we would no longer carry any guilt or shame. No more […]

Jesus right now or not

There is no “going to heaven” to see Jesus–Jesus is in you right now–if you believe into Jesus. There is no “going to Hell”—Gehenna/Torment is right now–if you refuse to believe into Jesus Generation after generation of God’s children have lived their lives trying to be like Jesus […]

You are not alone

If you are a human reading this then I want to let you know that you are not alone. I am not talking about someone next  to you, or someone up in the sky either. I am talking about what it is to be human. To be human […]

Why they killed Jesus

John 10:33  The Jews answered Jesus, “We’re going to stone you to death, not for any good things you’ve done, but for dishonoring God. You claim to be God, although you’re only a man.”  Jesus of Nazareth, born in a manger in Bethlehem claimed to the Son of […]

The Joy of the Lord

The Joy of the Lord is my strength. We have all heard that familiar declaration which is what Nehemiah said to the children of Judah. Many times I have heard that same refrain from the pulpit and have myself said it in order to try to be joyful […]

Jesus dwells in my heart

Eph 3:17  that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith; If Jesus dwells in my heart then I am His dwelling place and Temple of God If Jesus dwells in my heart then the whole house is clean My body is the Temple of the Holy Spirit […]

Paul’s amazing statements

The Apostle Paul was not taught his gospel by Peter or John or any other man…but the Lord Himself taught Paul by the revelation of the Spirit. Three statements among so many stand out to me that Paul had a huge picture of the love of God shown […]

A man named Zacchaeus

Zacchaeus was a chief tax collector and rich. Jesus knew his name. Zacchaeus was a short man trying to make himself a big man. Jesus knew his name. As a tax collector there was no doubt that he took more than was legal to take. As a tax […]

Hidden with Christ

Just a few quick thoughts on this wonderful passage: Col 3:1 If then you were raised with Christ, seek those things which are above, where Christ is, sitting at the right hand of God. Col 3:2 Set your mind on things above, not on things on the earth. […]

Depression in Zion

Rates of depression have risen by more than 18 per cent since 2005, with 300 million people estimated to suffer from the condition. SBS NEWS: 31st March 2017 In a world that is becoming more and more detached from relationships with people face to face is it any […]

Recognise Christ

The Apostle Paul was a faith preacher.(1Ti2:7) He was given the message of grace to preach to the Gentile nations so that we may “receive forgiveness of sins and an inheritance among those who are sanctified by faith in Jesus Christ”. (Acts 26:18) This was the charge or […]

Walk in Christ

The Gospel given to Paul Col 2:6 As you therefore have received Christ Jesus the Lord, so walk in Him, Col 2:7 rooted and built up in Him and established in the faith, as you have been taught, abounding in it with thanksgiving. Eph 3:16 that He would […]

Full Assurance

to all riches of the full assurance of understanding, – phrase from Col 1:2 In an ever increasing troubled world all of us need assurance that we are safe. Paul the Apostle was in a great conflict in spiritual warfare to be able to see the believers in […]

HE HAS YOU

I know absolutely nothing! I am absolutely a nobody. Yet God is with me all the time, working in me mightily by His power. I fail everyday in many ways. Yet my Saviour has me in His hug of love. He says, “This being hard on yourself has […]