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Suffering in Temptation

Hebrews 12:4-7 “In your struggle against sin you have not yet resisted to the point of shedding your blood. And have you forgotten the exhortation

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Faith is of the Heart

In a previous post I outlined my struggle with ‘faith-healing’ teachings and how Jesus commended certain people for having faith in the Bible. I said

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Twins at War Finished!

At last! My fiction-fantasy book “Twins at War” is finished! Now the book heads off to an agent in January to advise on any further

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Seven Chapters In

I’m seven chapters in with the first draft of my new book “Alive”, which is about enjoying life, and I’m quite excited about that. It

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When Falsely Accused

The great thing when you are falsely accused of doing something (I have been falsely accused of doing something recently) is that it reminds you

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Simplicity is sweeter

The world around us constantly drives an attitude of discontent into us. It always insists we should want more and always makes as if someone

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Article at The Times Live

The Times have published an article of mine today about The African Way and post-colonialism. It has produced some rather interesting comments. Read the article

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Equip Gauteng Was Great!

At last, after spending the entire weekend working at the rAge video gaming event at the Coca-Cola Dome, Northgate (JHB) I’m able to post a

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A Review of The Shack

The Shack – A Review by Ryan Peter I’ve actually been wanting to read The Shack for a while now, for no other reason, really,

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Amaharo and abiblical

I’ve started (at last) listening to the audio of the Amaharo conference, which was held in June in South Africa. Roger Saner has very kindly

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Press On

Forgetting what lies behind, straining forward to what lies ahead (Phil 3: 1-16) This was the subtitle of my sermon “Press On” I preached this

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That Hideous Strength

Shannon (my wife) and I have been reading CS Lewis’ Sci-Fi trilogy in the last few weeks together. All I can say right now is

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Apologetics influences theology

Many of the early church fathers, including Augustine, formed theology through the realm of apologetics. Their apologetics then became accepted theology. This seems to be

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