Category Archives: Christ-Centered Spirituality

Centering the Clay (“Christ the Center” series revisited – Part 2)

In this series, we are considering the centrality of Christ by looking at a number of dictionary definitions for the word “center” and seeing how Christ Himself fulfills these in relation to God’s eternal purpose, the Church, and the individual … Continue reading

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“Revelation or Religion” (Excerpt from Daily Open Windows – by T. Austin-Sparks)

Today’s entry from “Daily Open Windows“, the daily devotional of T. Austin-Sparks’ writings, is a poignant follow-up to the series just completed, “Traditions, Scripture and the Church“.  It was too good not to share!  (Note: the title, “Revelation or Religion” … Continue reading

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Tradition, Scripture and the Church – Pt. 5: “Tradition and Restoration”

Note to readers: This post is a substantial conclusion, in length and content, to what I consider to be one of the most important series that I’ve posted to date on this blog.  I could have published this conclusion in … Continue reading

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One Universal Spiritual Remedy – by T. Austin-Sparks

Romans 15:5; Colossians 2:8. It would be a wonderful thing if in the realm of medicine one remedy could be found whereby every conceivable malady could be most certainly cured.  What a tremendous amount of complication and confusion would at … Continue reading

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“Experiencing Church” Now – As It Was In The Beginning – by Rodrigo Abarca (a “hosted” free resource)

Greetings friends! I’ve got a real treat to share with you to start off the week! About a month and a half ago, I shared a resource with you that I was given permission to host on this blog: Principles … Continue reading

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A Grandfather’s Poem and Rare Footage of the Underground Church in China

One of the rich blessings of the Principles Book that was highlighted in last week’s post is that it draws from the present-day experiences of the underground churches in China, North Korea and Iran and shows the same spiritual life … Continue reading

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Rebels, Refugees and a Returning Remnant – Part 4 (Conclusion)

This post is the conclusion of the series, “Rebels, Refugees and a Returning Remnant”.  If you haven’t had a chance to read the previous posts, and would like to first, they may be found here: Part 1, Part 2 and … Continue reading

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