Open your Hearts to receive Lord

Acts 16:13-15, 13 On the Sabbath we went outside the city gate to the river, where we expected to find a place of prayer. We sat down and began to speak to the women who had gathered there. 14 One of those listening was a woman from the city of Thyatira named Lydia, a dealer in purple cloth. She wasContinue reading “Open your Hearts to receive Lord”

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”

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?”

The Good Samaritan

Luke 10:30-37, the background to this parable is that an expert in law wanted to test Jesus. The expert asked what should I do to get eternal life? The Lord answered, 26 “What is written in the Law?” he replied. “How do you read it?”. To this the law expert replied, “‘Love the Lord your God with allContinue reading “The Good Samaritan”

Home is where the Heart is

Scripture passage: Mark 5: 19, 19 Jesus did not let him, but said, “Go home to your own people and tell them how much the Lord has done for you, and how he has had mercy on you.” In Mark 5 we read about how Jesus heals a demon possessed man. So when he was healed and transformedContinue reading “Home is where the Heart is”

Routine or Habit?

Since the time we mature or are able to understand, we often hear the terms routine or habit?? Making a few things as habit is a good thing. Yet on the other hand some things become bad habits. Let us see three good habits: Prayer: Every religious denominations says the prayer in their own ways.Continue reading “Routine or Habit?”

Do you believe in the resurrection of Christ?

Who was Jesus? Was He just an historical person? An ordinary man?? Or the Son of God?? Christ believers firmly believe that He is the Saviour of the world. He was born to save all of mankind from the pits of sin, John 1:29, 29 The next day John saw Jesus coming toward him and said,Continue reading “Do you believe in the resurrection of Christ?”

If you are not doing the right thing, sin crouches at your door

Scripture Passage: Genesis 4:3-7, 3 In the course of time Cain brought some of the fruits of the soil as an offering to the Lord. 4 And Abel also brought an offering—fat portions from some of the firstborn of his flock. The Lord looked with favor on Abel and his offering, 5 but on Cain and his offering he did not look with favor. So CainContinue reading “If you are not doing the right thing, sin crouches at your door”

Jesus raises Lazarus from the dead

This miracle is talked about only in the book of John. Jesus reaches Bethany after days of travel and preaching. A woman named Mary lived there in the village. She had a sister named Martha and a brother named Lazarus. When Mary heard about the arrival of Jesus, she went to receive Him. In JohnContinue reading “Jesus raises Lazarus from the dead”

A word to the parents

1 Samuel 1 speaks about two priests. One is Eli and the other is Elkanah. Elkanah had two wives, Peninah and Hannah. Hannah did not have any children. She was blessed with a son by the Lord when He heard her weeping bitterly in the worship place at Shiloh. She named him Samuel because sheContinue reading “A word to the parents”