Life in the Spirit, part 2. The Holy Spirit is not a reward for having done well. It’s a gift for weak Christians. It’s not about being good enough to be counted worthy. We need the Spirit, because without it … Continue reading “When the Spirit Falls”
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Equipping Session: Being Filled with the Spirit
An afternoon session with Terry Virgo on how we approach the filling of the Holy Spirit, and how we can lead others in understanding what Scripture teaches around this.
He has not left us as Orphans
Life in the Spirit, part 1. Is Christianity a fading recollection of what it was like when Jesus was here? Is a book all that we have left? It is not so—the presence of God has returned to us through … Continue reading “He has not left us as Orphans”
Survivors: God Wants a Recovered Church
The Grace of God, part 4. Terry shares from the book of Ezra, reflecting on those who had survived exile, and were called to return and rebuild the house of God.
Cleansed from Dead Works
The Grace of God, part 3. We tend to think of ‘dead works’ as being of more formal, legalistic religion. But the Bible actually defines it as something different: a work without faith.
He Who Has Died is Free From Sin
The Grace of God, part 2. Once we have died, sin can no longer enslave us. This is a truth we first have to know, but then also consider, as we are transformed by the renewal of the mind.
The Gospel of Grace
The Grace of God, part 1. Reflecting on Romans 5:17 in the abundance of grace and the free gift of righteousness for all who believe.
An Interview with Terry Virgo
Jez caught up with Terry Virgo to chat about the dynamics of prayer in his own life and in the growth of Newfrontiers: a worldwide family of churches, now serving over 1500 churches across 70 countries.
Elijah: A Man Just Like Us
Part 4. Terry Virgo is the founder of Newfrontiers, a worldwide family of churches, serving over 1500 churches across 70 countries. Focusing on 1 Kings 18, Terry looks at the story of Elijah: an ordinary man just like us, but … Continue reading “Elijah: A Man Just Like Us”