At the feet of the Cross

Matthew 27:56,56 Among them were Mary Magdalene, Mary the mother of James and Joseph, and the mother of Zebedee’s sons. John 19:25-27, 25 Near the cross of Jesus stood his mother, his mother’s sister, Mary the wife of Clopas, and Mary Magdalene. 26 When Jesus saw his mother there, and the disciple whom he loved standing nearby, he said to her, “Woman, here isContinue reading “At the feet of the Cross”

Christian Living and Corrections

Since childhood if there is one thing that we do not like to accept or hear is correction. Be it from parents, siblings, friends, teachers, even small children do not like to be corrected. Many families have broken down due to this nature since even though we know that the correction is right we doContinue reading “Christian Living and Corrections”

My help comes from the Lord, the Maker of heaven and earth.

Psalms 121:1-2, 1 I lift up my eyes to the mountains—    where does my help come from?2 My help comes from the Lord,    the Maker of heaven and earth. Everyone on earth seeks helps from some or the other in times of need. The great leader like Moses who led the people of Israel from Egypt too sought Yahweh for everythingContinue reading “My help comes from the Lord, the Maker of heaven and earth.”

The Speaking Blood of Jesus

1. Jesus has rescued us: Just as parents rescue a child from the kidnappers by paying a ransom in return, Lord Jesus paid His life as ransom for our souls. When we read and ponder on the Bible there arises a strong desire within the person to come closer to the presence of God. Similarly,Continue reading “The Speaking Blood of Jesus”

May Your Faith Rescue You

Hebrews 11:1, Now faith is confidence in what we hope for and assurance about what we do not see. Many a times without grasping the depth of these words people often remark,” May your faith rescue you“. Even those who know the origin of these words use them carelessly like the others who have no knowledgeContinue reading “May Your Faith Rescue You”

What is our relationship with the Savior of the world??

Luke 10:17-24, 17 The seventy-two returned with joy and said, “Lord, even the demons submit to us in your name.” 18 He replied, “I saw Satan fall like lightning from heaven. 19 I have given you authority to trample on snakes and scorpions and to overcome all the power of the enemy; nothing will harm you. 20 However, do not rejoice that the spirits submitContinue reading “What is our relationship with the Savior of the world??”

The Devil draws close to us in times of happiness and suffering

The heavenly Father created the whole creation but He gave a soul only to humans. With respect to man, the mind soul and body are all inter connected to each other.Man today has found medications/ remedies to the ailments of the body and mind. But the wounds or ailments of the soul have no remedyContinue reading “The Devil draws close to us in times of happiness and suffering”

Blessed are the merciful, for they will be shown mercy.

Matthew 5:7, Blessed are the merciful, for they will be shown mercy. In the Beatitudes that Jesus gave in the Sermon on the mount He has taught us about eight blessings. The teachings which He gave us there should be remembered and applied to daily life by all children of God. Many books and sermonsContinue reading “Blessed are the merciful, for they will be shown mercy.”

Do people light a lamp and put it under a bowl??

Matthew 5:15-16, 15 Neither do people light a lamp and put it under a bowl. Instead they put it on its stand, and it gives light to everyone in the house. 16 In the same way, let your light shine before others, that they may see your good deeds and glorify your Father in heaven. We can read this parable inContinue reading “Do people light a lamp and put it under a bowl??”

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”