ACC Stream is a blog. It is a way of capturing thoughts, stories and testimonies that support our journey towards loving God first and loving our neighbours.
For many people I pray with, inner healing starts with there being a willingness to forgive others; Matthew 6 records how Jesus, when teaching His disciples to pray said: …and forgive us our sins, just as we have forgiven those who have sinned against us. (Matthew 6:12) And again shortly after; “Your heavenly Father will […]
Some of us will have heard of the term ‘Corporate Social Responsibility’. Basically this is when businesses have a policy of giving away large amounts of money or working in other ways to benefit the community around them. In 2013 some research showed that many large businesses who focused on having a Corporate Social Responsibility […]
“We live in an age where people are hyperconscious of their ‘rights’. We even hear people talk about having the right to not be offended. The wisdom of our day, should we listen to it, would encourage us to bite-back at those who wound us. How scandalous then must the Sermon on the Mount sound […]
Most bits of the sermon on the mount could have a claim to be “the hardest command of Jesus”, but, at least for some of us, Matthew 6.14-15 really is the most difficult thing Jesus says: “if you forgive other people when they sin against you, your heavenly Father will also forgive you. But if […]