Who will receive The Holy Spirit??

The Holy Spirit is one of the Holy Trinity, but equal in power. We need the grace of God to receive the Holy Spirit. Luke 1: 28,30:28 The angel went to her and said, “Greetings, you who are highly favored! The Lord is with you.” 30 But the angel said to her, “Do not be afraid, Mary; youContinue reading “Who will receive The Holy Spirit??”

Do people light a lamp and put it under a bowl??

Matthew 5:15-16, 15 Neither do people light a lamp and put it under a bowl. Instead they put it on its stand, and it gives light to everyone in the house. 16 In the same way, let your light shine before others, that they may see your good deeds and glorify your Father in heaven. We can read this parable inContinue reading “Do people light a lamp and put it under a bowl??”

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”

The Lord who never abandons-1

Deuteronomy 31:8, 8 The Lord himself goes before you and will be with you; he will never leave you nor forsake you. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged.” Yahweh, the Lord decided to destroy the city of Nineveh due to their wicked acts and sinful nature. But more than their destruction, He desired a change of heart andContinue reading “The Lord who never abandons-1”

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?”

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?”

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”

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”

Meaning of the Cross

Be it Christians or non Christians, what is the meaning of the cross? Is it an accessory to be worn as fashion statement? Or is it a term of joke and humor? Youth now casually comment, ” Oh God! This is my cross.” He/ She is a cross. Anyone crossing on the temper is labelledContinue reading “Meaning of the Cross”

Jesus Christ: Son of God, Son Of Man

All the Gospels in the Bible desire and want us to believe that Jesus Christ is the Son Of God. How? Why? Let’s see: 1. Authority/ control over diseases: In all the four gospels we can read about Jesus curing people with several diseases (Matthew 8: 2-4, 2 A man with leprosy came and knelt beforeContinue reading “Jesus Christ: Son of God, Son Of Man”