A New Vision for California

A different approach Ephesians 6:12 NASB For our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the powers, against the world forces of this darkness, against the spiritual forces of wickedness in the heavenly places. From my perspective, one of the great weaknesses in Western (especially the USA & Europe) Christianity is a failure to properly …

Selfishness and Refugees

By Rodney Kirkpatrick Philippians 2:5-11 NASB Have this attitude in yourselves which was also in Christ Jesus, [6] who, although He existed in the form of God, did not regard equality with God a thing to be grasped, [7] but emptied Himself, taking the form of a bond-servant, and being made in the likeness of men. [8] Being found in …

A Baptist, a pentacostal, and an…Anglican

By Rodney Kirkpatrick 1 Thessalonians 4:9-10 NASB Now as to the love of the brethren, you have no need for anyone to write to you, for you yourselves are taught by God to love one another; [10] for indeed you do practice it toward all the brethren who are in all Macedonia. But we urge you, brethren, to excel still …

Trina & the team

By Rodney and Trina Kirkpatrick December 2019 Proverbs 22:6 NASB Train up a child in the way he should go, Even when he is old he will not depart from it. While Trina’s love for children is the foundation of our work with them, it is her vision for the potential in people that has paved the way for children’s …

Trina and Children

By Rodney & Trina Kirkpatrick Psalm 127:3-5 NASB Behold, children are a gift of the LORD, The fruit of the womb is a reward. [4] Like arrows in the hand of a warrior, So are the children of one’s youth. [5] How blessed is the man whose quiver is full of them; They will not be ashamed When they speak …

The Ballito Men’s Breakfast: A Case for Spiritual Unity

October 1, 2019 By Rodney Kirkpatrick Psalm 133:1-3 NASB Behold, how good and how pleasant it is For brothers to dwell together in unity! [2] It is like the precious oil upon the head, Coming down upon the beard, Even Aaron’s beard, Coming down upon the edge of his robes. [3] It is like the dew of Hermon Coming down …

Comfort in South Africa

By Rodney Kirkpatrick September 1, 2019 Hebrews 13:10-14 NASB We have an altar from which those who serve the tabernacle have no right to eat. [11] For the bodies of those animals whose blood is brought into the holy place by the high priest as an offering for sin, are burned outside the camp. [12] Therefore Jesus also, that He …