Thoughts

The Charismatic Church: Chariscentric oversimplification demystified by Rudolph P Boshoff.

(Average reading time: 5 minutes) As a Christian in South Africa, I recognize the absolute incredible need for Biblical Christianity to be centre stage. Currently we are witnessing an incredible influx and popularization of the Charismatic experience. Exorcisms, Prophetic proclamations, transfer of wealth at the cost of just a ‘seed’ and even promises of shaping […]

Folklore in Church: Amulets, contact objects and other common myths by Rudolph P. Boshoff

Many rampant unbiblical theologies have been prevalent in the South African Church scene these last few years. There seems to be an overall idea that one manifestation should outdo the other. There is a focus on miracles and Christian character is seemingly compromised by flattering titles such as ‘Bishop’, ‘Prophet’ and ‘Daddy’. Unfortunately, some of […]

Easy Believism – Rudolph P Boshoff

“Easy-believism” is one of “Easy Christianity’s” popular teachings. Like other false teachings “Easy-believism” is a perversion of truth. The Bible teaches–as Martin Luther and the Reformation proclaimed–that we are made right with God by faith in Christ alone. We grant that salvation is by faith alone. The question is easy-faith or biblical faith! Thanks to Dr […]

An aid to Prayer by Rudolph P Boshoff

“O Lord, you know how busy I must be this day. If I forget you, please do not forget me”. – General Lord Astley.   ”A single grateful thought raised to heaven is the most perfect prayer”. – Gotthold Ephraim Lessing   Only God can move mountains. But faith and prayer move God. – E.M. […]