Category Archives: OCCUPYING SERIES

Occupying (Post Script): On the Eternal Wokeness of the Enlightened Mind

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila Entire series here. Jesus answered, “My kingdom is not of this world. If my kingdom were of this world, my servants would have been fighting, that I might not be delivered over to the Jews. But my … Continue reading

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Occupying, Part 8: (In and Out of Season) How to Occupy

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila Entire series here. Preach the word; be prepared in season and out of season; correct, rebuke and encourage–with great patience and careful instruction. (2 Timothy 4:2) In season: any opportune time (the usual places: in church, in … Continue reading

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Occupying, Part 7: All Aboard? (On Why Believers Occupy)

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila Entire series here A Nautical Mystery For I would not, brethren, that ye should be ignorant of this mystery, lest ye should be wise in your own conceits; that blindness [to Jesus as the Messiah] in part is … Continue reading

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Occupying, Part 6: Here, There, and Everywhere (on Where)

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila Entire series here The wind blows wherever it pleases. You hear its sound, but you cannot tell where it comes from or where it is going. So it is with everyone born of the Spirit.” (John 3:8) … Continue reading

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Occupying, Part 5: The Temporal/Spiritual Continuum (on When)

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila Entire series here 3 Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us in Christ with every spiritual blessing in the heavenly realms. 4 For He chose us in Him before the foundation of the world to be holy and blameless in His … Continue reading

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On Occupying, Part 4: What We Are–as in The Remnant of Our Time. Now

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila Entire series here A Christian […] is settled, rooted and immersed in the Spirit in a worldwide community of faith that transcends the boundaries of ethnicity, language or denomination. (Markham, previous post) Many call such a community … Continue reading

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On Occupying, Part 3: “Strangers, nomads and pilgrims” (Guest Feature) and One More Thing on “Who”

Entire series here This part of the series features an article written by fellow blogger Colin Markham whose other articles have appeared prior. Colin blogs at Fellowship of St. Peter – Christian spirituality and fellowship  In Part 2, I discussed … Continue reading

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On Occupying, Part 2: Who, What, When, Where, Why, and How

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila Entire series here Occupying I am beginning a new series on the perspectives and practical aspects of how to “occupy until Jesus comes back” (see below for the scriptural citation, context, and definition). As many biblical scholars … Continue reading

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For 2021: On Timing, Patterns, and Occupying (Part 1)

Phyllis Beveridge Nissila See entire series here Timing Anyone who tracks the way truth and justice ultimately win, whether now or later, notes that timing is a critical element. Unfortunately, however, it always seems success/deliverance/salvation come at the very last … Continue reading

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