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Brother John's Reflections

Proclaiming the Gospel

Proclaiming the Gospel

Thus, I aspire to proclaim the Gospel not where Christ has already been named, so that I do not build on another’s foundation, but as it is written: “Those who have never been told of him shall see, and those who have never heard of him shall understand.” Romans 15:20-21 […]

by × November 10, 2017 ×

Brother John's Reflections

Original Calling and Community

Original Calling and Community

The first time I had to present my defense, there was not a single witness to support me. Every one of them deserted me—may they not be held accountable for it. But the Lord stood by me and gave me power, so that through me the whole message might be […]

by × October 18, 2017 ×

Brother John's Reflections

Sin and Society

Sin and Society

The children of Israel—priests, Levites, and the other returned exiles—celebrated the dedication of this house of God with joy. Ezra 6: 16 “My mother and my brothers are those who hear the word of God and act on it.” Luke 8: 21 We are living in a time that constantly […]

by × September 26, 2017 ×

Transformation

Invitation to Listen Deeply

Invitation to Listen Deeply

By Brother Edward Driscoll

I cannot define this new consciousness, but I did feel it during our Rome meeting. I believe it stems from the realization that we are, indeed, ‘brothers’ to each other. We are equals.

by × August 30, 2017 ×