Sharing God's grace to walk in fullness of identity and power

Should You Be Careful Not To Abuse Grace? NEVER!

I'm committed to preaching the pure Gospel of grace; that means with no mixture of law. As a result I get the same typical responses of people everywhere I go. Once pure grace is preached you hear lots of “buts and brakes,” conditions and qualifications, like “Yes, but you better be careful Bas or people might abuse grace. They might use … [Read more...]

The Narrow Way Or The High Way: Are You Striving to Enter or Resting in Salvation?

You know the famous verse in Matthew 7 where Jesus says: Enter by the narrow gate; for wide is the gate and broad is the way that leads to destruction, and there are many who go in by it. Because narrow is the gate and difficult is the way which leads to life, and there are few who find it (Mt. 7:12-14). I've always thought these verses … [Read more...]

12 Myths About the Gospel of Grace: Book Review “Hyper Grace Gospel”

Are you taking some time off this summer? Michelle and I are packing our bags to spend a week at my parents place. So we exchange the busy city Amsterdam for the quiet village Maartensdijk. We're looking forward to it! Anyway, today I have a video for you. Here's what is in the video: How you can easily discern the Gospel of Grace from … [Read more...]

How to Walk in Fullness of Identity: Online Training Course On The Horizon

First of all I want to say how much I appreciate you being part of my readership. It's a pleasure to be able to help you by providing some insights the Lord has given me over the years. I also love the interaction that I have with so many of you as a result of the blog posts and videos. Freedom Course Secondly, you might know that I am … [Read more...]

18 Things the Holy Spirit Does Not Do (part 3/3)

Do you remember what the most important thing is about you? We've said earlier that what comes to our minds when we think about God is the most important thing about us. Your view of God determines how you make decisions, how you define things like success, identity, purpose, and how you relate to others. In short, it effects how you live your … [Read more...]

18 Things the Holy Spirit Does Not Do (part 2/3)

Your view of God affects every decision you make and every action you take. Yet our view of Him is often shaped by old covenant traditions rather than new covenant truths.  In this blog post series we take a look at the Person and work of the Holy Spirit. Seeing the Holy Spirit through the lens of grace without a mixture of law allows … [Read more...]

18 Things the Holy Spirit Does Not Do (part 1/3)

What do you think is the most important thing about you? What comes into our minds when we think about God is the most important thing about us - A.W. Tozer What you think about God is the foundation of your beliefs about life, family, identity, purpose, etc. Then your beliefs, in turn, set the course for how you live your life. In other words, … [Read more...]