The Unknown Co-traveler

Let me share a story with you by Chakunni Achan. During war times, a chaplain who was appointed with an army asked a gravely injured solider ,” Shall I read out some Bible verses to you.” Writhing in unbearable pain the young soldier said the chaplain, ” My throat is dry. Can you give meContinue reading “The Unknown Co-traveler”

Why do you look for the living among the dead?

Scripture Passage Luke 24:5-6, 5 In their fright the women bowed down with their faces to the ground, but the men said to them, “Why do you look for the living among the dead? 6 He is not here; he has risen! Remember how he told you, while he was still with you in Galilee: The foundation/base ofContinue reading “Why do you look for the living among the dead?”

My Favorite Book

Bible, the only book written after receiving inspiration from the Holy Spirit. This book introduces us to the Lord as the one who calls us by our names, whose eyes keep searching for us, the one who cries with us and wipes our tears and the Lord who loves His children so much that HeContinue reading “My Favorite Book”

Open your home to the Lord, He will glorify your home

Luke 10:38, 38 As Jesus and his disciples were on their way, he came to a village where a woman named Martha opened her home to him. The gospel of Luke does not mention about illness or death of Lazarus. In John 11:5, 5 Now Jesus loved Martha and her sister and Lazarus. We read Jesus loved themContinue reading “Open your home to the Lord, He will glorify your home”

Those who believe in God are filled with joy

Acts 16:34, 34 The jailer brought them into his house and set a meal before them; he was filled with joy because he had come to believe in God—he and his whole household. The background to this verse is that there was female slave who had a spirit by which she predicted the future. With this spirit sheContinue reading “Those who believe in God are filled with joy”

To please the public do injustice!!!

Mark 15:15, 15 Wanting to satisfy the crowd, Pilate released Barabbas to them. He had Jesus flogged, and handed him over to be crucified. Pontius Pilate released Barabbas instead of Jesus to satisfy the public. He then handed over Jesus to be flogged and crucified. Here we see that creation is putting the creator to trial. TheContinue reading “To please the public do injustice!!!”

True Faith

Hebrews 10:22, 22 let us draw near to God with a sincere heart and with the full assurance that faith brings, having our hearts sprinkled to cleanse us from a guilty conscience and having our bodies washed with pure water. When Jesus reached the lands of Tyre and Sidon, He was approached by a Canaanite woman.In Matthew 15 weContinue reading “True Faith”

The Lord who gives sight to the blind

Mark 8:22-26, 22 They came to Bethsaida, and some people brought a blind man and begged Jesus to touch him. 23 He took the blind man by the hand and led him outside the village. When he had spit on the man’s eyes and put his hands on him, Jesus asked, “Do you see anything?” 24 He looked up and said, “I see people;Continue reading “The Lord who gives sight to the blind”

Is our faith capable of saving us?

Mark 5: 25-34, 25 And a woman was there who had been subject to bleeding for twelve years. 26 She had suffered a great deal under the care of many doctors and had spent all she had, yet instead of getting better she grew worse. 27 When she heard about Jesus, she came up behind him in the crowd and touchedContinue reading “Is our faith capable of saving us?”

How to lead a Christian life?

Have you thought how to lead a Christian life? 1. Our physical cleansing: In 1 Thessalonians 4: 3-5, we read, 3 It is God’s will that you should be sanctified: that you should avoid sexual immorality; 4 that each of you should learn to control your own body in a way that is holy and honorable, 5 not in passionate lust like theContinue reading “How to lead a Christian life?”