Whatever you do, do it in the name of the Lord

1.Do it in the name of Jesus: Colossians 3:17,17 And whatever you do, whether in word or deed, do it all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through him. In Luke 10:17,17 The seventy-two returned with joy and said, “Lord, even the demons submit to us in your name.” Here too we seeContinue reading “Whatever you do, do it in the name of the Lord”

The grapevine that bears fruit

John 15:5, 5 “I am the vine; you are the branches. If you remain in me and I in you, you will bear much fruit; apart from me you can do nothing. Grapevine depicts the tribe of Jews. But in some instances it shows Israelites as well. Isaiah 5:7, The vineyard of the Lord Almighty is the nation of Israel,Continue reading “The grapevine that bears fruit”

The Lord who calms the sea and the storm

Mark 4:35-41, 35 That day when evening came, he said to his disciples, “Let us go over to the other side.” 36 Leaving the crowd behind, they took him along, just as he was, in the boat. There were also other boats with him. 37 A furious squall came up, and the waves broke over the boat, so that it was nearlyContinue reading “The Lord who calms the sea and the storm”

The Prodigal Son (Part 2)

We all know the parable of the prodigal son. After reading it we all have felt sorry for the elder who had been dutiful and loyal to the father. But on second reading some things struck me and I could see things between the lines. Everyone sees the elder son as the ideal son. ButContinue reading “The Prodigal Son (Part 2)”