The eyes of the Lord are always upon us

1.Hagar: Genesis 16:13, 13 She gave this name to the Lord who spoke to her: “You are the God who sees me,” for she said, “I have now seen the One who sees me.” Abraham and Sarah were a childless couple. When they did not have kids, Sarah in the hope of having a child asked Abraham to takeContinue reading “The eyes of the Lord are always upon us”

Promises of God and our Reactions

Genesis 15:5, 5 He took him outside and said, “Look up at the sky and count the stars—if indeed you can count them.” Then he said to him, “So shall your offspring be.” In the Bible, in both Old Testament and the New Testament we read a lot about the promises of God. The word of GodContinue reading “Promises of God and our Reactions”

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”

Jesus suffered for our transgressions

Another Passion week and Good Friday has arrived. World over, Christians have been observing fast and maintaining a life that befits this time. They have brought changes to their lifestyle and made minor/major changes depending on each person’s capability to bring life to order. On Easter everyone engages in revelry and gluttony. People eat toContinue reading “Jesus suffered for our transgressions”

This is your Mother, This is your Son

Just imagine the crucifixion of Lord Jesus. There was a huge crowd to witness it. Many high officials ands priests were there to see His crucifixion. In His three and half years of preaching the Good News, Jesus performed several miracles. He raised many from the dead, cured/healed many of their ailments. He touched andContinue reading “This is your Mother, This is your Son”

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”

The Lord gave sight to the Blind

Mark 10:51-52,51 “What do you want me to do for you?” Jesus asked him. The blind man said, “Rabbi, I want to see.” 52 “Go,” said Jesus, “your faith has healed you.” Immediately he received his sight and followed Jesus along the road. When Jesus approached Jericho with his disciples, a huge crowd followed Him. He healed a blind man there and gaveContinue reading “The Lord gave sight to the Blind”

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”

The Lord is with Us

Judges 6:12,12 When the angel of the Lord appeared to Gideon, he said, “The Lord is with you, mighty warrior.” In the book of Genesis we read that the Lord was with Joseph. Genesis 39:21, 21 the Lord was with him; he showed him kindness and granted him favor in the eyes of the prison warden. The Lord is not only with Joseph but with eachContinue reading “The Lord is with Us”

Sins and their Consequences

Today’s generation does not pay much attention to sins or the consequences. Any act that surfaces from the lust of the body lays seed to sin. Our Holy Lord gave a lot of importance and emphasis on sin. In the Old testament we have read that animals and birds were given as sacrifice and offeringContinue reading “Sins and their Consequences”