Dancing with Delilah

Introducing a new author to you today – Erin Watson, a nursing student from Liberty University in Virginia who writes poems and biblical truths on her website sixthimpossiblethingsbeforebreakfast and who I met during the summer. Dancing With Delilah – a poem about friends who have wandered from the God they once claimed to love I’m watching…

Eye Contact Grace

Cowering, afraid Curled up on the ground Alone in my shame Hoping no-one sees my sin. But they all know. They all look down, There’s judgement in their eyes. So I crawl up tighter, Wishing they would pass me by But the crowd grows larger, An angry mob, out for me. Then one breaks through…

The Truth in Love

“Gently instruct those who oppose the truth. Perhaps God will change those people’s hearts, and they will learn the truth” 2 Timothy 2:25 In Ephesians 4:14 Paul tells us of the importance of speaking the truth in love. This is a challenging command, and there are a number of things that are required to fully fulfil…

Spiritual Maturity Bible Study

Something slightly different today, you are going to have to engage the brain a little and think about the answers to some questions about spiritual maturity. Read Hebrews 5:11-6:3 “There is much more we would like to say about this, but it is difficult to explain, especially since you are spiritually dull and don’t seem…

Thanksgiving

In Luke 17 we are told of how Jesus heals ten lepers. Of these ten only one, a Samaritan, returns and “fell to the ground at Jesus’ feet, thanking him for what he had done” (Luke 17:16). The other nine are missing, causing Jesus to ask ““Didn’t I heal ten men? Where are the other…

What is Spiritual Maturity?

If you have been reading All4God posts over the past couple of years you will have probably come across the phrase “spiritual maturity” at some point. One of the big passions I have is to see people seek to grow in faith and mature in their relationship with God, moving beyond a baby milk Christianity…

Steps to Spiritual Maturity

If you didn’t already hear, I launched a new book all about spiritual maturity this week. And to celebrate that over the next few weeks I am going to be doing a few more posts on spiritual maturity that cover things not included in This one time, at Bible camp as spiritual maturity is essentially…

Hulk Spirit Break Out

You may know the superhero The Incredible Hulk. He was one of the stars of the epic Avengers movie earlier this year, delivering the quality line “Punny god” after beating up Norse god villain Loki (which went down well with Christians who known the only non-punny God…). The basic story of the Hulk is he…