Today, I'm writing a story. The Beautiful Story of John The Beloved!! He had a thriving fishing business, which he was running with his brother James and their father Pa Zebedee. He had a sweet Mother Mrs Zebedee - who was traditionally believed to be Salome who was traditionally believed to be Mary's sister, leading… Continue reading The Beautiful Story of John The Beloved!!
There is an on-going discussion in many quarters, and among Christians, surrounding this pertinent question: IS THE OLD TESTAMENT STILL RELEVANT TODAY? It appears the 21st century Christians now cherry-pick which part of Old testament that should apply to them and which part is not applicable. This has caused so much controversies and so much… Continue reading Is The Old Testament Still Relevant Today?
Temptation: 'Run from anything that stimulates youthful lust. Follow anything that makes you want to do right...' 2 Timothy 2:22 (NLT) Look at Samson: his character didn't match his strength. He fooled himself into thinking that he could live as he wanted and escape the consequences. His life is a mine of valuable lessons: i.… Continue reading Temptation!
This is the unusual story of Lot’s Wife turning into a Pillar of Salt. If you don’t believe the story of Sodom and Gomorrah, or Lot’s Wife turning into some Pillar of Salt, this may be for you. As a little kid, I heard the story of an adult lady turning into a Pillar of Salt… Continue reading Remembering Lot’s Wife: Fact or Fiction?
It's January, and another "FIRST-FRUITS" season where some believers drop all their January salaries / income as "firstfruits" in churches. Some say its purpose is to "provoke God" for all-around blessings through the year. I know many Churches have different doctrines as regards "First Fruits", and my intention is not to contradict such but to… Continue reading On FIRST-FRUITS…
They say New year resolutions are a little bit like babies: fun to make but extremely difficult to maintain. I’m not a big fan of New Year Resolutions; not because they are bad or a waste of time, but mainly because, for me, it is such a daunting task to construct one of such resolutions.… Continue reading New Year, New Me: New Year Resolutions
For a child is born to us, a son is given to us. The government will rest on his shoulders. And he will be called: Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace. Isaiah 9:6 (NLT)
Ok, Santa Claus is not a Bible Character, but he was a real person, a man known as St. Nicholas. The legend of Santa Claus can be traced back hundreds of years to a monk named St. Nicholas. It is believed that Nicholas was born sometime around 280 A.D. in Patara, near Myra in modern-day… Continue reading Santa!
Apostle Paul once opened up his human side to us as believers, how he felt harassed and scared at some points in his ministry. Actually, he did that regularly. Today’s reflection dwells on the life and times of Apostle Paul, and reveals those aspects of Paul’s life that prove to us that even the greatest… Continue reading The Life of Apostle Paul – Harassed At Every Turn… Scared On The Inside