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My name is Ewald Seidel and I have worked in partnership with evangelical churches in the Russian Federation, Ukraine and Armenia for many years.
The pressing need of churches everywhere is to establish their Christian identity on biblical foundations.
Why did CDA start working in the Russian Federation & CIS?
Posted on: 21 November, 2016 . By: Ewald Seidel
What are we talking about when we say we need a bird’s-eye view of a particular situation? Well, that’s not too hard to imagine. It’s the view a bird gets of the ground below when it is flying high. This view puts everything below into far better perspective than looking at the various features from ground level or even from a tall building. It is very easy to look at the various components of the Bible and come to the wrong conclusion that we know what they mean, unless... ... Continue reading
Posted on: 24 March, 2016 . By: Ewald Seidel
Servant of the Lord (52:13—53:12) Good Friday Message Introduction Most Christians are familiar with this passage in Isaiah. We often read it at Communion time. We certainly turn to it at Easter time. But, how familiar are we with the context of this passage? To understand it correctly we have to imagine ourselves as Jews who have been in Exile in Babylon for 70 years. Many of our fellow Jews have settled comfortably into our new environment. We have had children... ... Continue reading
Posted on: 26 January, 2016 . By: Ewald Seidel
A dilemma facing Australia? Australia Day is usually a time to celebrate our national birthday, revisit our national identity, and honour those who have contributed to our society and nation. This year, the government honoured the former Army Chief of Staff, General Morrison with the title of ‘Australian of the Year’. This honour usually promotes a particular emphasis on the government’s agenda. In accepting this honour, General Morrison’s speech... ... Continue reading
Posted on: 18 December, 2015 . By: Ewald Seidel
“Maturity is when your world opens up and you realize that you are not the centre of it.” ― M.J. Croan . Path to Christian Maturity Introduction Life takes us through various stages. It begins with that lovely innocent stage of babyhood, completely dependent on parents. All that baby needs is milk, and lots of love and attention. Then childhood comes. Bodies and minds growing rapidly. A time when parents sometimes have difficulty keeping up with them. It’s a... ... Continue reading
Posted on: 27 November, 2015 . By: Ewald Seidel
Понимая, что проблема с безнравственным обидчиком из коринфской церкви разрешена, Павел обнаруживает новую проблему. На этот раз она касается влияния лжеапостолов, появившихся среди них. До этого времени, они вели себя довольно тихо, но когда истинная проблема... ... Continue reading