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”

Jesus is the Greatest of all

The gospel of John begins with the verse John 1:1-3, 1 In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. 2 He was with God in the beginning. 3 Through him all things were made; without him nothing was made that has been made. John 1:13-14,13 children born not of natural descent, nor of humanContinue reading “Jesus is the Greatest of all”

Why do you look for the living among the dead?

Scripture Passage Luke 24:5-6, 5 In their fright the women bowed down with their faces to the ground, but the men said to them, “Why do you look for the living among the dead? 6 He is not here; he has risen! Remember how he told you, while he was still with you in Galilee: The foundation/base ofContinue reading “Why do you look for the living among the dead?”

Open your home to the Lord, He will glorify your home

Luke 10:38, 38 As Jesus and his disciples were on their way, he came to a village where a woman named Martha opened her home to him. The gospel of Luke does not mention about illness or death of Lazarus. In John 11:5, 5 Now Jesus loved Martha and her sister and Lazarus. We read Jesus loved themContinue reading “Open your home to the Lord, He will glorify your home”

What is the aim of your life dear believer?

Everyone asks this question once, what is the aim of your life? For some its money, professional success, societal fame, international fame, etc. These are necessary for man I admit. But to reach them, man keeps running in circles without looking where he/she is going. Man turns back to look where he has come onlyContinue reading “What is the aim of your life dear believer?”

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?”

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”

Jesus’ triumphal entry into Jerusalem

A week before His crucifixion, Jesus went to Jerusalem. Days before His crucifixion Jesus makes a triumphal entry into Jerusalem upon a colt of donkey. As Jesus and His disciples approached Jerusalem and came to Bethphage and Bethany, He sent two disciples and asked to bring Him a colt tied there( Matthew 11: 1-12). JesusContinue reading “Jesus’ triumphal entry into Jerusalem”

Seek God

Scripture Passage: Psalms 14:2, 2 The Lord looks down from heaven on all mankind to see if there are any who understand, any who seek God. Since the creation of the world, Lord God has been seeking us. (Genesis 3:9-10, 9 But the Lord God called to the man, “Where are you?” 10 He answered, “I heard you in the garden, andContinue reading “Seek God”

My Jesus, Your Jesus, Our Jesus: The Compassionate Shepherd

My fondest memories of our Lord Jesus Christ is the picture wherein Jesus is pictured as the shepherd with a lamb held close to His bosom. I can’t express my joy when I look at the picture and see myself as the lamb held close. Our shepherd has a kind and compassionate heart. This canContinue reading “My Jesus, Your Jesus, Our Jesus: The Compassionate Shepherd”