Ignite in me now A bush fire of the Spirit My Lord and my God This haiku came to me while walking to work this morning. Its inspired by the bush fires that come to the east coast of Australia each summer, burning away underbrush litter, stimulating new growth.
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If The Spirit Falls In The Forest, Will Any Pentecostals Hear?
A question to stir the pot: how do you account for Balaam? If you read the story in Numbers it quickly becomes apparent that he was not an Israelite but a shaman type from the surrounding pagan peoples. But the text specifically states that the Spirit of the Lord fell upon him. Is pentecostal theologyContinue reading “If The Spirit Falls In The Forest, Will Any Pentecostals Hear?”
The Spirit Poured Out on All Flesh
Well my mind was a bit frazzled yesterday after suffering from some heat exhaustion (seriously, I crashed out) but I’m getting stuck into Amos Yong’s “The Spirit Poured Out on All Flesh” today. For my Christian readers – you really need to read this guy. Amos is tackling issues such as how we can articulateContinue reading “The Spirit Poured Out on All Flesh”