New Release | October 2016
We have been considering the gospel of sonship and the way of salvation for many years. This has been an ongoing journey in the word of present truth. Our goal in this book is to harmonise the writings of the New Testament into a cohesive summary of the pathway of salvation. We have endeavoured to identify ‘the steps of salvation’ that are consistent with the frameworks presented by each of the New Testament writers. This is an important consideration, because every Christian needs to be fully assured of their own salvation, and also fully equipped to minister the gospel of sonship to others. In approaching this subject, it is helpful to remember that Jesus was the first great preacher of the gospel of sonship. We know this because the apostle John recorded His interaction with Nicodemus, who was one of the most eminent teachers of the Jews.
Tuesday | 25 October 2016
In his letter to the Christians in Colossae, Paul said, ‘You have died [with Christ in baptism] and your [new creation] life is hidden with Christ in God. When Christ, who is our life, is revealed, then you also will be revealed with Him in glory.’ When a son of God is baptised into Christ, it is their new creation life that dies with Him. The life of their sonship is hidden with Him in the bosom of the Father. The bosom of the Father is also called ‘the Father’s house’. Now they have been raised to sit with Christ in heavenly places. As a son in the Father’s house, their citizenship is in heaven, even though their work is on earth as a member of Christ’s body. When they are hidden with Christ in God, the Christian’s life is no longer theirs to express as they see fit. Their sonship rests in the bosom of the Father in the...
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What Does This Mean?
By David W Hall
We need a complete renewal of our mind in order to know the name that God has allocated to us. The apostle Paul exhorts us to put off the ‘old man’ and be renewed in the spirit of our mind.
Dealing with Bullies
By Josh Mackay
Although we have different experiences, some problems are common to us all. Most people will face a bully at some stage of their life. It may be a daily problem or an irregular occurrence.
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Enter My Rest
'Enter My Rest' is a collection of instrumental folk melodies written and recorded by Brisbane Christian Fellowship, featuring recordings and resources for music students.
'Greater Treasure' is a collection of instrumental jazz songs written and recorded by Brisbane Christian Fellowship, featuring recordings and resources for music students.
The Jerusalem Passion
This inspired modern-classical oratorio relates the passion of Christ from the perspective of two cities – the historic or earthly Jerusalem; and the New Jerusalem, the spiritual city of God's people...Read More
Restoring My Soul | Free Christian Daily Devotions
'Restoring my soul' is a monthly daily devotional guide produced by Restoration Publications. The title is taken from the well-known words of the psalmist, ´He restores my soul; He leads me in the paths of righteousness for His name´s sake´. Psa 23:3. This verse beautifully portrays a vibrant devotional life. The purpose of the devotional guide is to help individuals and families digest the word of God in daily portions.
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