The other day I listened briefly to talk show host John Robbie interviewing an HIV specialist. It was World AIDS Day and HIV awareness dominated the media. This particular discussion surrounded medical progress over the past 34 years to stem the scourge of this awful
“They feared the LORD, yet served their own gods” (2 Kings 17:33). This is one of the strangest, saddest yet most repeated sinful behaviours throughout history. And recent events have provided another disgraceful example. But first, what was the context of this ancient “amazing disgrace”?
One of the glaring failures, in my opinion, of the evangelical church in our day is a failure to recognise that new covenant living, in the sense of ethics, is not much different than old covenant living. The result is that happiness, rather than holiness,
On 7 May South Africans will once again vote in a democratic election. I well remember the first one in 1994 and the incredible experience of seeing people lined up at polling stations to cast their vote. The Lord was gracious to us as a