The word faith Faith in the Bible is something strong and means knowing from a certainty in the heart of what one hopes for and is a conviction of what one does not yet see. But in Swedish, faith means something that may or may not be true. Faith as a word is immediately exposed… Read More Confusing words. Förvillande ord.
B – [be] I happened to hear a conversation from a family with children hiking in the mountains just like us, Peter and I. I didn’t eavesdrop, but intercepted what was said. The daughter started with “can we start at B?” They answered in the negative and began to argue why not. I wanted to… Read More A or B? A eller B?
God is someone to trust. He makes promises to us that He keeps. He says what applies and shows that it is true. He is not someone you cohabitate with. He is someone you marry. Do you want to marry God? In that case, it starts with a betrothal, which is more than an engagement… Read More God is a covenant God. Gud är löftenas Gud.
The Jews demand a sign and the Greeks seek wisdom. The Greeks are perhaps seeking a little more humbly and the Jews are possibly demanding with a little more boldness. The Jews, God’s chosen people who received the law and the promises, and the Greeks a people turned away from God, who fumbled their way… Read More Jesus is our wisdom. Jesus är vår vishet.
If you have any unholy alliances, then give them up. In order for God to be our God fully in all areas, we must distance ourselves from all other gods. There is only one God and the other aspirants are idols. Are you curious if you may have a god? I had, without knowing it.… Read More Unholy alliances. Oheliga allianser.
What you got for nothing, take advantage of it and then pass it on. God wants to use you to pass it on. Receive first. Get transformed. Then pass it on. Let the imperishable grain that is the good Word of God work in you and allow you to be transformed and then pass it… Read More Pass it on. Ge det vidare.
Passover and pass it on Passover is about God choosing a people whom He blesses. All people must be saved by Him. No one can save themselves. Everyone has sinned and lost the glory of God. When God saves, He lets the judgment hit the sin, but lets it pass those He has chosen. Not… Read More Passover, not Easter. Påsk, inte påskkyckling.
Instead of the planned leadership seminar, we held a Passover seminar that included a mix of the coreteam training and the in / up / out seminar. Because of the special times we are living in right now with the Corona virus pandemic, there were even fewer who joined than in the in / up… Read More Gideå Passover seminar. Gideå påskseminarium.
We had the planned in-up-out seminar at Gideå in early March and noted with excitement that some people finally understood to send and not to gather. The three parts of the seminar seek to reflect the different focus of the congregation, namely in – to love the siblings, up – to love God, and out… Read More Gideå in/up/out. Gideå in/upp/ut.
We preach to households and at shopping malls with signs and wonders just as with words. We sow and we reap led by the Helper the Holy Spirit. Let’s continue until Jesus comes back. ”And this gospel of the kingdom will be proclaimed throughout the whole world as a testimony to all nations, and then… Read More Household & mall in Stockholm. Hushåll & köpcentrum i Stockholm.