Category Archives: The Eternal Purpose of God

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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Tradition, Scripture, and the Church by David Bolton (PDF – complete)

Originally posted on keskeny út – narrow way:
A hagyomány, a Szentírás és a Gyülekezet – David Bolton “With anticipation, and not a little trepidation, I am wading into a subject that I believe cannot be over-emphasized as to its significance…

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Rebels, Refugees, and a Returning Remnant by David Bolton (PDF – complete)

Originally posted on keskeny út – narrow way:
Lázadók, menekültek és egy visszatérő maradék – David Bolton You are able to reach in PDF form here There is a monumental shift taking place in the Church of the Lord Jesus Christ worldwide. …

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The Eternal Purpose (a manuscript excerpt)

Five years ago this month, I had a terrible fall off of a ladder that broke under me while I was doing some tree work.  Fortunately, I had enough wherewithal to toss the chainsaw far from me as I fell, but … Continue reading

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Affirmations (7) – My Commitments

[Affirmations series: Introduction, Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5, Part 6, Part 7, and Conclusion.] ______________________ ~ Affirmations ~ 7. My Commitments ~ ~ ~ I affirm my commitment to the Father and to a life-long, uncompromising obedience to His … Continue reading

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Affirmations (6) – End-Time Remnant Restoration

[Affirmations series: Introduction, Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5, Part 6, Part 7, and Conclusion.] ____________________ ~ Affirmations ~ 6. End-Time Remnant Restoration ~ ~ ~ I affirm that God’s program at the end of the age, in accordance … Continue reading

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