Author Archives: David Bolton

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Following Him who is the Way; Learning of Him who is the Truth; Living in Him who is the Life. - John 14:6

T. Austin-Sparks on the Headship of Christ

The following is a chapter excerpt from the book, A Way of Growth by T. Austin-Sparks.  The focus of this selection is on the headship of Christ and the church’s submission to it as the way of growth into the fullness of … Continue reading

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The Headship of Christ and the “Heartship of Christ” (part 2)

[For Part 1 of this two-part post, please see here.] Union with the “Heartship of Christ” When it comes to developing a deeper union with the “heartship of Christ”, we need to understand that there are both general and specific aspects … Continue reading

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The Headship of Christ and the “Heartship of Christ” (part 1)

In my last post I shared how essential it is for the Body of Christ to be “holding fast to the Head” as it gathers in His name.  In this and the next post I’d like to share one of the … Continue reading

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Holding Fast to the Head

“…holding fast to the Head, from whom all the body, nourished and knit together by joints and ligaments, grows with the increase that is from God.” Colossians 2:19 NKJV The Church, according to Scripture, is the “Body of Christ.” As such, … Continue reading

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The Great Acceleration and the Overcoming Church

 Whitewater rafting on the Kennebec River, Maine, with my son (front) – 2001 If you were to describe the times in which we live in just one word, what would it be?  There are a few words that might sum it up quite well, … Continue reading

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Blog update: “Free Audiobooks” section added

Hey folks, It’s been rather quiet around here for the past couple of months, so I wanted to give you a quick update.  I’ve also added some new content to the blog that I’m excited to share with you! For … Continue reading

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What Do I See?

As a compliment to my previous post, What Did the Angels See?, I wanted to follow up with an expression of my own personal perspective on the birth of Christ.  I’d like to do so by sharing the lyrics of … Continue reading

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