The Devil draws close to us in times of happiness and suffering

The heavenly Father created the whole creation but He gave a soul only to humans. With respect to man, the mind soul and body are all inter connected to each other.Man today has found medications/ remedies to the ailments of the body and mind. But the wounds or ailments of the soul have no remedyContinue reading “The Devil draws close to us in times of happiness and suffering”

Blessed are the merciful, for they will be shown mercy.

Matthew 5:7, Blessed are the merciful, for they will be shown mercy. In the Beatitudes that Jesus gave in the Sermon on the mount He has taught us about eight blessings. The teachings which He gave us there should be remembered and applied to daily life by all children of God. Many books and sermonsContinue reading “Blessed are the merciful, for they will be shown mercy.”

Knowledge or Wisdom???

Hebrews 3:4, 4 For every house is built by someone, but God is the builder of everything. Knowledge is an often used term among us. There are several means by which we can gather knowledge in today’s technology driven world. Man makes use of all these means to gather knowledge, resulting in destruction. Man however doesContinue reading “Knowledge or Wisdom???”

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??”

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”

To please the public do injustice!!!

Mark 15:15, 15 Wanting to satisfy the crowd, Pilate released Barabbas to them. He had Jesus flogged, and handed him over to be crucified. Pontius Pilate released Barabbas instead of Jesus to satisfy the public. He then handed over Jesus to be flogged and crucified. Here we see that creation is putting the creator to trial. TheContinue reading “To please the public do injustice!!!”

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”

Why do we give up doing good?

Galatians 6:9-10, 9 Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up. 10 Therefore, as we have opportunity, let us do good to all people, especially to those who belong to the family of believers. Let us ask ourselves, have you given up doing good? IfContinue reading “Why do we give up doing good?”

True Faith

Hebrews 10:22, 22 let us draw near to God with a sincere heart and with the full assurance that faith brings, having our hearts sprinkled to cleanse us from a guilty conscience and having our bodies washed with pure water. When Jesus reached the lands of Tyre and Sidon, He was approached by a Canaanite woman.In Matthew 15 weContinue reading “True Faith”

Is our faith capable of saving us?

Mark 5: 25-34, 25 And a woman was there who had been subject to bleeding for twelve years. 26 She had suffered a great deal under the care of many doctors and had spent all she had, yet instead of getting better she grew worse. 27 When she heard about Jesus, she came up behind him in the crowd and touchedContinue reading “Is our faith capable of saving us?”