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Darrell DeLaine

About Darrell DeLaine

Over 50 years of spiritual experiences, including as an ordained pastor. Many work experiences and traveled throughout Australia extensively. Marriage celebrant and co-founder of Resurrection Word Ministries.
23 09, 2022

Wings Part 2

By |2022-09-23T15:04:23+10:0023rd September, 2022|Categories: Wings|0 Comments

The significance of the tallit is always in the tassels, which in Hebrew are called the Tzitzit.  They are placed in the four corners of the shawl.  According to Numbers 15 there should be a blue thread in the tassel.  Unfortunately, the blue dye was made from a particular [...]

23 09, 2022

Wings Part 1

By |2022-09-23T14:54:44+10:0023rd September, 2022|Categories: Wings|0 Comments

Bloody Wings or A Little Malarky As Christians we have been promised eternal life, with immortal bodies, living in the presence of God.  Have you ever wondered what our eternal bodies will be like.  Sure, we know that we won’t get sick or feel pain.  But what will we [...]

16 09, 2022

Origins

By |2022-09-16T14:03:47+10:0016th September, 2022|Categories: Nuggets|0 Comments

What came first, the chicken or the egg? - Neither! Ephesians 1:3-4, “Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us with every spiritual blessing in the heavenly places in Christ, just as He [Father] chose us in Him [Jesus] before the foundation [...]

13 09, 2022

Aaron’s Staff Part 3

By |2022-09-13T16:58:14+10:0013th September, 2022|Categories: Ark of the Covenant|0 Comments

Let's look at Jesus being like the almond tree. Awakening to his real calling, Jesus increased in wisdom and stature, and in favour with God and with people ( Luke 2:52, HCSB) throughout his life, which came to a climax at the 14th day of Abib or Nisan, when [...]

13 09, 2022

Aaron’s Staff Part 2

By |2022-09-13T15:02:43+10:0013th September, 2022|Categories: Ark of the Covenant|0 Comments

Let’s have a closer look at the staff or Almond branch. The Almond tree is known as the first fruit tree to ‘awaken’ from its wintery slumber, a resurrection after the death of winter. The Hebrew word for almond tree is shaw-kade meaning: to be alert, ..sleepless, hence to [...]

13 09, 2022

Aaron’s Staff Part 1

By |2022-09-13T14:50:08+10:0013th September, 2022|Categories: Ark of the Covenant|0 Comments

Aaron’s staff/rod which budded (the rod of Aaron, of the house of Levi, had sprouted and put forth buds, had produced blossoms and yielded ripe almonds."-Numbers 17:8) was made from the almond tree.  The almond tree is the first to blossom after the winter, a resurrection after the death [...]

9 09, 2022

Tablets of Law Part 1

By |2022-09-09T15:13:18+10:009th September, 2022|Categories: Ark of the Covenant|0 Comments

The Ark contained the 2 tablets of stone which Moses received on Mt Sinai (the law), which in Christ is fulfilled. Jesus said in Matthew 5:17:-18, “Do not think that I came to destroy the Law or the Prophets. I did not come to destroy but to fulfil. For assuredly, [...]

2 09, 2022

Altar Part 3

By |2022-09-02T16:11:45+10:002nd September, 2022|Categories: Altar|0 Comments

Exodus 20:24-26, “You need make for me only an altar of earth and sacrifice on it your burnt offerings and your offerings of well-being, your sheep and your oxen; in every place where I cause my name to be remembered I will come to you and bless you. But if [...]

2 09, 2022

Altar Part 2

By |2022-09-02T15:56:54+10:002nd September, 2022|Categories: Altar|0 Comments

Altar Exodus 20:24-26, “You need make for me only an altar of earth and sacrifice on it your burnt offerings and your offerings of well-being, your sheep and your oxen; in every place where I cause my name to be remembered I will come to you and bless you. But [...]

2 09, 2022

Altar Part 1

By |2022-09-02T15:49:18+10:002nd September, 2022|Categories: Altar|0 Comments

Exodus 20:24-26, “You need make for me only an altar of earth and sacrifice on it your burnt offerings and your offerings of well-being, your sheep and your oxen; in every place where I cause my name to be remembered I will come to you and bless you. But if [...]

23 08, 2022

Obedience

By |2022-08-23T14:25:17+10:0023rd August, 2022|Categories: Nuggets|0 Comments

The meaning of the word obedience is the act or practice of obeying; dutiful or submissive compliance: Military service demands obedience from its members, a sphere of authority or jurisdiction, especially ecclesiastical (dictionary.com). According to Holman's Illustrated Bible Dictionary, a succinct definition of biblical obedience is "to hear God's Word [...]

19 08, 2022

Covenant of Salt

By |2022-08-19T16:25:01+10:0019th August, 2022|Categories: Law/Covenant|0 Comments

Matthew 5:13 (HCSB), “You are the salt of the earth. But if the salt should lose its taste, how can it be made salty? It’s no longer good for anything but to be thrown out and trampled on by men.” What did Jesus mean that we were the ‘salt of [...]

26 07, 2022

Sin

By |2022-07-26T15:30:27+10:0026th July, 2022|Categories: Nuggets|0 Comments

What is it?  Where did it come from?  How is it detrimental?  How is it defeated or taken care of?  Dictionary: Sin is an act of alienation from God, the rupture of personal relationship with God, a betrayal of the trust He has placed in us.   But is that [...]

22 07, 2022

Not Wiping Snotty Noses

By |2022-07-22T15:17:31+10:0022nd July, 2022|Categories: Gifts|0 Comments

However, even when equipped with these various gifts,  the challenge for the pastor is not to become overbalanced on the compassionate side and feel too strongly with the sheep’s times of difficulties as they are experiencing them.  Pastoring involves not only protection and tending to needs, but also strengthening the [...]

22 07, 2022

Tithes & Offerings

By |2022-07-22T14:06:58+10:0022nd July, 2022|Categories: Nuggets|0 Comments

Malachi 3:8-12 8 “Will a man rob God?  Yet you have robbed Me!  But you say,  ‘In what way have we robbed You?’  In tithes and offerings.  9 You are cursed with a curse,  For you have robbed Me,  Even this whole nation.  10 Bring all the tithes into the [...]

15 07, 2022

Manna – Part 2

By |2022-07-15T14:49:34+10:0015th July, 2022|Categories: Ark of the Covenant|0 Comments

  Secondly is that the bowl of manna and Aaron’s staff were not usually inside the ark of the covenant, but rather beside it. God’s command in Exodus 16:33 was for Moses to place the manna “before the LORD” to be kept safe (NASB).  Similarly, the staff was to be [...]

15 07, 2022

Manna – Part 1

By |2022-07-15T14:43:39+10:0015th July, 2022|Categories: Ark of the Covenant|0 Comments

A golden pot with manna (‘to be kept for your generations, that they may see the bread with which I fed you in the wilderness, when I brought you out of the land of Egypt.' -Ex. 16:32).                 Jesus called to be the living bread which came down from heaven: if [...]

12 07, 2022

Good Samaritan?

By |2022-07-12T17:08:54+10:0012th July, 2022|Categories: Nuggets|0 Comments

Good Samaritan? Luke 10:25-37 The story commences with a lawyer - one obsessed with the minutiae of the legal boundaries of society - seeking Jesus to explain what a person needed to do to “inherit eternal life”.  Out-lawyering the lawyer, Jesus does not answer the question, but asks the enquirer [...]

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