Month: October 2015

31
Oct

The Matter is Settled

Isaiah 1:18 – “‘Come now, let us settle the matter,’ says the LORD. ‘Though your sins are like scarlet, they shall be as white as snow; though they are red as crimson, they shall be like wool.’” How would you feel if every act you had ever done, every word you had ever spoken, every […]

30
Oct

The walk … in the Truth

John 8:32 – ” And ye shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free.” Recently, the school holidays were on. Families got time to be together. Children looked happy while the parents, although a bit tired, were quite happy as they gazed at their children at play or idylling about the house. […]

29
Oct

Life or Death – Let your choice be wise

Romans 6:23-“For the wages of sin is death; but the gift of God is eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord.” Have you seen this poster that’s been doing its rounds on the internet lately? Sin It takes you where you don’t want to go It keeps you longer than you want to stay It […]

28
Oct

Want to host Jesus and God our Father?

Matthew 10:40 – “He who receives you receives Me, and he who receives Me receives Him who sent Me.” Often we may do good things that go unnoticed by society or even by our near and dear ones. On the other hand, we may put up with some nastily-behaved adults, irritating neighbours, annoying colleagues, or […]

27
Oct

Be careful child of God what you do

Proverbs 21:23 – “Whoso keepeth his mouth and his tongue keepeth his soul from troubles.” When we are fraught with emotions we tend to say things, things that we don’t really mean and those that get us into a soup. Angry, hangry, overexcitement, and mood of the mob are examples of such emotions. At these […]

26
Oct

Why are you here?

Acts 22:15-“For you are to be his witness, telling everyone what you have seen and heard.” Have you read this common saying “Our lives may be the only Bible some people will ever read.”? Believers, do we remember the time when we thought we weren’t related to Jesus in anyway? Being born a christian, Jesus […]

25
Oct

Righteous through Christ

Philippians 3:9: And be found in him; not having mine own righteousness, which is of the law, but that which is through the faith of Christ, the righteousness which is of God by faith. The law had made Paul righteous in many ways, but after he came to know Christ in a more personal manner, […]

24
Oct

God of compassion

Luke 7:13:  And when the Lord saw her, he had compassion on her, and said unto her, weep not. Jesus is a God of compassion.  It is one of His attributes.  Whenever He saw someone in suffering, He was filled with not just pity but compassion also.  He fulfilled what they lacked.  Here is a […]

23
Oct

You are what you are on the inside

Luke 6:45:  A good man out of the good treasure of his heart bringeth forth that which is good; and an evil man out of the evil treasure of his heart bringeth forth that which is evil; for of the abundance of the heart his mouth speaketh. What kind of a treasure have we treasured […]

22
Oct

Are you willing to follow Jesus?

Luke 5:28:  And he left all, rose up, and followed him. Some people want to follow Jesus but only partially.  Some want to come to Him during crisis.  Some want to come to Him to please someone else.  Levi, in this scripture portion, left ALL and rose up and followed him.  He was a tax […]

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