Laziness is not a Christian deed

‘Laziness is not a disability.’ Sign on a parking spot down town in a Norwegian holiday village (Skudeneshavn, Rogaland County). May I add, it’s not a Christian deed, either! No matter how much Christ abolished works on the cross. Photo credit: Courtesy of Jonny Fossheim (Jo-Fo2). >> DO LIKE AND FOLLOW PREACHER.NO on Facebook for … Les merLaziness is not a Christian deed

Set limits

ENGLISH/DEVOTIONAL Sometimes it’s important to cut off other people’s access to yourself. It’s about establishing barriers. It’s about self-care. And, it’s all about saying ‘NO!’ to others’ limitless expectations. From time to time, Jesus entered into the solitary. He was fasting in the desert. He met God at the mountain top. Even in the Gethsemane, … Les merSet limits

Constitution Day

ENGLISH May the 17th is the Norwegian Constitution Day. Where many countries choose to celebrate independence, Norway chose to celebrate its Constitution. To some extent, we may arguably claim that our Constitution is the exact oppsosite of our independence. The Constitution was written as a dependency. As a dependency to God. As a dependency to … Les merConstitution Day

A draught in May

Kingdom Creators er et internasjonalt bønnenettverk som jeg er en del av. Onsdag møttes fire av oss via videtjenesten Zoom. Foto: Privat.

ENGLISH/THE ROAD AHEAD A full drizzle for weeks now. Doctors scared of new cancer. Personal challenges. In a few words, that’s the sum of my worries. Then, I found the solution! The last few weeks have proven difficult to handle. Some personal challenges may be shared, in part, later, while I will still keep what’s … Les merA draught in May

Working together, winning it for the team

As Paul uses sports metaphors, I think I may, too. Man Utd is not my football side of choice — Liverpool always has been — but listen to the Norwegian manager, Ole Gunnar Solskjær, who these days is not living up to the spectators’ expectations on his first run: “You see the teams who get … Les merWorking together, winning it for the team

A solution to extremism?

I beg to differ. The best answer to Islamist terror is not more Islam, but Jesus Christ. The only answer to Christian, Hindu, Atheist, Jewish, or Muslim extremists, or to any other extremists, is Jesus Christ. Not more religion. Just Jesus. ‘Salvation is found in no one else, for there is no other name under … Les merA solution to extremism?

Michael Thomas interviewing Victor Skimmeland

MEDIA Victor Skimmeland, a Christian Businessman talks about being healed from stage IV cancer & more! See my interview with our Norwegian prayer contact – Victor Skimmeland. Thanks for taking the time to speak with me, Victor! Victor Skimmeland is a Norwegian businessman and father who started serving Christ full time in Europe and South … Les merMichael Thomas interviewing Victor Skimmeland

I speak in tongues far too often

ENGLISH/SPRITUALITY I speak in toungues far too often, according to some in my vicinity. That is not an opinion. It is fact. One night upon entering Easter I woke up four times. Actually, I woke myself up. I was far too chatty. I was speaking in toungues. A problem needed solving. I had no idea … Les merI speak in tongues far too often

I know whom I have believed

REFLECTIONS/ENGLISH Take note of Paul’s words to Timothy: «I know WHOM I have believed!»    >> READ IN ENGLISH | LES PÅ NORSK >> DO LIKE AND FOLLOW PREACHER.NO ON FACEBOOK FOR THE OCCASIONAL STORY IN ENGLISH. In the passage of 2Tim 1:12 Paul does not say «I know WHAT I have believed,» but «I know … Les merI know whom I have believed

Convocation: Scandinavia calling for intercession and prayer

PRAYER/PARTNER Do you live in, or know, anyone living in Scandinavia (Denmark, Norway, Sweden)?    >> READ IN ENGLISH | LEER EN ESPAÑOL Believers who PRAY when under attack will remain believers who STAY when facing the enemy. That being in spiritual advances, through disease and healing, against powers and principalities, or, upon bringing people to … Les merConvocation: Scandinavia calling for intercession and prayer

National Prayer Conference in Sandefjord coming up for March

PARTNERS/PRAYER The last weekend of March The Free Church of Tønsberg will convene a National Prayer Conference at the Oslofjord Convention Centre in Sandefjord. The Pray for The Church of Norway network is also inviting people to apply and attend in order to learn how to establish Houses of Prayer in their own homes. >> READ IN ENGLISH … Les merNational Prayer Conference in Sandefjord coming up for March

Answers guaranteed – so, Happy New Year!

NEW YEARS DAY is also the day Jesus was brought to the temple. Jewish boys were circumsized on their eigth day, like Christian children in many cultures are being christened.    >> READ IN ENGLISH | LES PÅ NORSK Our traditional and nominal majority Church of Norway proposes a set of texts to be read for … Les merAnswers guaranteed – so, Happy New Year!