Tag Archives: Redemption

Christian Animal Welfarists Challenged (Part Three)

We ended (Part Two) on the Predatory World with the thought that Jesus tells His followers that He Himself would become the instrument of healing for the world as He is lifted up as a symbol of evil – on … Continue reading

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Christian Animal Welfarists Challenged (Part One)

Many people, animal welfarists particularly, have turned away from Christian churches, because they believe them to be insensitive to the needs of Creation.  In Christ all things are created and in Him all things are to be redeemed, but humankind, … Continue reading

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Prayer As Spiritual Warfare – Part Two

Finally, be strong in the Lord and in his mighty power. 11 Put on the full armor of God, so that you can take your stand against the devil’s schemes. 12 For our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against … Continue reading

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He Is Risen!

“On the first day of the week, very early in the morning, the women took the spices they had prepared and went to the tomb. 2 They found the stone rolled away from the tomb, 3 but when they entered, they did … Continue reading

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Prayer As Spiritual Warfare – Part One

“You will be ever hearing but never understanding; you will be ever seeing but never perceiving’. For this people’s heart has become calloused; they hardly hear with their ears, and they have closed their eyes. Otherwise, they might see with … Continue reading

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Our Saviour Is With Us – Lent Reflections

The Lent season is upon us.  It is the season in which we celebrate our Saviour’s resurrection and the sacrifice He made in order to destroy the devil’s work (1 John 3:8) and provide a way for all of us … Continue reading

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Challenging Religion – Part Six and Conclusion

See Part One here. See Part Two here. See Part Three here. See Part Four here. See Part Five here. For the entire article go here: Challenging Religion. The Righteousness of the Pharisees At the start of his ministry Jesus … Continue reading

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“Ox And Ass Before Him Bow”

Luke’s account of Christ’s birth doesn’t mention the presence of animals.  It just says that Mary “placed Him in a manger, because there was no room for them in the inn” (Luke 2 v 6).  However, the fact that we … Continue reading

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“Ox And Ass Before Him Bow”

Luke’s account of Christ’s birth doesn’t mention the presence of animals.  It just says that Mary “placed Him in a manger, because there was no room for them in the inn” (Luke 2 v 6).  However, the fact that we … Continue reading

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Do Unto Others

The Bible says do unto others as we would have them do unto us (Matthew 7:12). It says that whatsoever [we] do to the least of these [we] do to God (Matthew 25:40-45). So what are these verses telling us, … Continue reading

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Will Animals Be Resurrected And With Us In Heaven And On The New Earth?

It’s that time of year, Fall for some, and in many places around the world, like here in Minnesota USA, the weather is getting cooler, the leaves are turning beautiful colors – all sorts of shades of reds and golds … Continue reading

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“Give Me Jesus”

Billy Graham was an inspiration to me when I was a teenager.  We went to one of his evangelizing events with my home town church of Gemmell, Minnesota, USA.  We traveled to Minneapolis and stayed in a camper trailer in … Continue reading

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A Whirlpool Of Attitudes

The task of Christian Animal Welfarists has always been twofold:- First, to persuade our fellow Christians that a concern for the wellbeing and rights of animals is not merely a sentimental idiosyncrasy, but an essential feature of Christian stewardship:  “They … Continue reading

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What to do When Christians are in the News Like This

A recent news article was posted on the Shepherding All God’s Creatures Prayer Group that is rather disconcerting.  It is unfortunate that this happened.  The video has been removed.  I tried in vain to find out if anything has been … Continue reading

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An Enemy Has Done This – Part Three – Speaking to Our Churches About Animal Welfare

There has been a lot of progress since I first became involved in animal welfare issues with regard to people of faith speaking out.  A lot of Facebook pages have risen up; Humane Society of the United States has a … Continue reading

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