The thief on the right

When we speak about the Lord’s crucifixion, there is one thing that is discussed the most, the thief on the right. Our Lord does not let go or abandon any sinner. He does not count our innumerable iniquities against us. He embraces everyone who truly repents and returns to Him. 1.He self evaluated himself: TheContinue reading “The thief on the right”

John The Baptist, who prepares the way for Jesus

Luke 1:11-18,11 Then an angel of the Lord appeared to him, standing at the right side of the altar of incense. 12 When Zechariah saw him, he was startled and was gripped with fear. 13 But the angel said to him: “Do not be afraid, Zechariah; your prayer has been heard. Your wife Elizabeth will bear you a son, and you areContinue reading “John The Baptist, who prepares the way for Jesus”

Be faithful even during trials

Jeremiah 29:11, 11 For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future. Young Joseph was the most loved among the children by Jacob. Due to this reason, his other ten brothers harbored hatred in their heart against him. WhenContinue reading “Be faithful even during trials”

Face challenges in the name of the Lord

1.Moses: The number of Israelites increased a lot. Egypt was filled with them. The pharaoh became scared seeing their number. The pharaoh ordered the housewives to kill Hebrew boys and let girls live. Exodus 1:15-16, 15 The king of Egypt said to the Hebrew midwives, whose names were Shiphrah and Puah, 16 “When you are helping the Hebrew womenContinue reading “Face challenges in the name of the Lord”

An old man and An old woman

In the gospel of Luke chapter 2, we can read about two old people, an old man and an old woman. Simeon, the old man and Anna, the old woman. Have you ever paused to think what makes them special that they have their names in the Bible?? 1.They were waiting for the Messiah/Savior: SimeonContinue reading “An old man and An old woman”

Faith as strong as a Rock

Matthew 8:8,8 The centurion replied, “Lord, I do not deserve to have you come under my roof. But just say the word, and my servant will be healed.  The Faith of the Centurion Even though the Centurion had more than a hundred servants under him, he went to Jesus himself to plead for his servant. TheContinue reading “Faith as strong as a Rock”

Be faithful to the Living Lord

Solomon, son of David was a firm believer in Yahweh and God-fearing. Mark 12:30, 30 Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind and with all your strength. Solomon was a firm follower of this statute of God. He was a firm believer and didContinue reading “Be faithful to the Living Lord”

Pray without giving up

Luke 18:1-8,Then Jesus told his disciples a parable to show them that they should always pray and not give up. 2 He said: “In a certain town there was a judge who neither feared God nor cared what people thought. 3 And there was a widow in that town who kept coming to him with the plea, ‘Grant me justice againstContinue reading “Pray without giving up”

Lack of faith is a hurdle to blessings

Mark 9:14, In this passage we read that the disciples were unable to drive out demon from a boy who was possessed. Jesus rebukes them saying that they were unable to do so due to their lack of belief. Mark 4:19,19 “You unbelieving generation,” Jesus replied, “how long shall I stay with you? How long shall I putContinue reading “Lack of faith is a hurdle to blessings”

Beware of your friends

Let me share a story. Once a man had a pet parrot that sang well. When the summer season came he took the pet parrot outside his house and hung its cage on a huge banyan tree that grew in front of the house. The man thought that fresh air and sunlight would rejuvenate theContinue reading “Beware of your friends”