Election

What does the Old and the New Testament say about election? In this video we dive into this important theme of God choosing both individuals and groups. Is God’s election of individuals salvific, can God choose pagan individuals for a specific task, what does election mean? These are all questions…

What is an apostle?

I started creating short videos on certain topics within Scripture. 🙂 In this video I explore the office of an apostle and look at how the definition evolved within the New Testament. Is the title still applicable, does it still define something or did it over time loose its definition?…

Speak comfort to me!

As I watched the classic, A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens starring Jim Carrey, multiple thoughts ran through my mind but what caught my attention was the phrase, “speak comfort to me!” The first ghost that visits Ebenezer Scrooge is his old deceased business partner named Jacob Marley. Jacob is…

In The Valley

I don’t know where this idea came from that Christians, because of their relationship with Christ shouldn’t experience life just as everyone else does. The perceived outside pressure that we should live in a state of continuous joy and peace can feel dehumanizing. The reality is that being a Christian…

Love?

As Christians we are called to a lofty standard. We are supposed to love our enemies (Matt 5:44), our neighbours (Mark 12:30-31), disciples should be known by the love they have for one another (John 13:34)… It really is a whole lotta love smorgasbord. Anyways, for a person like me,…

Banana man

A friend sent me a link to a good documentary called The Fool. What I liked about it was observing how God can use things we perceive as failure and mistakes work towards spreading the gospel message and personal growth. If you watch the movie, you see that on more…