Yielding To Christianity

Patricia Hofer

Moved by Christ’s spirit and still progressive.

Christians can be progressive and still be moved by the spirit. The desire of main stream churches to progress, to integrate into a 21st century religious environment, is an important one. But drowning the mystery that is Christ in a pile of social reform isn’t going to make that happen. I believe Christ is a living Saviour—one before us, beside us and within us. Christianity is the spirit of Christ operating in human hearts. The… Continue reading

Christ’s presence frees us from feeling abandoned.

“I need thee every hour, most gracious Lord; no tender voice like thine can peace afford. I need thee, O I need thee, every hour I need thee! O bless me now, my Savior—I come to thee.” (Annie Hawks 1872)

The things that wake us up to our need for God are not always obvious—but fear is often involved. We may be afraid of dying or losing a loved one. Or we may see our… Continue reading

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