Faith

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True Faith Does Not Allow Pride To Get The Better Of Us

The gospel of Matthew tells of the great faith of a Canaanite woman: “21 Leaving that place, Jesus withdrew to the district of Tyre and Sidon. 22 And a Canaanite woman from that region came to Him, crying out, “Lord, Son of David, have mercy on me! My daughter is miserably possessed by a demon.”23 … Continue reading

A Friend In Need Is a Friend Indeed

Is God only a fair-weather friend to us? Is He there for us in our times of need? Do we have the courage to take the leap of faith when He commands us? Let us look for our own answers as we meditate on Matthew’s gospel: “22 Immediately Jesus made the disciples get into the … Continue reading

The One Thing All Christians Need

Do you feel that religion is absolutely necessary for you? Do you find that you need it at all times and in all things? Is it in your estimation of supreme importance? In Luke’s gospel, Jesus told Martha: “you are worried and upset about many things. But only one thing is necessary. Mary has chosen … Continue reading

God Desires Mercy, Not Sacrifice

“1 At that time Jesus went through the grainfields on the Sabbath. His disciples were hungry and began to pick the heads of grain and eat them. 2 When the Pharisees saw this, they said to Him, “Look, Your disciples are doing what is unlawful on the Sabbath.” 3 Jesus replied, “Have you not read … Continue reading

Shepherd of the Harassed and Helpless

It is written in Matthew’s Gospel, Chapter 9, verses 36 to 38: “36 When He saw the crowds, He was moved with compassion for them, because they were harassed and helpless, like sheep without a shepherd. 37 Then He said to his disciples, “The harvest is plentiful, but the workers are few. 38 Ask the … Continue reading

Alive In Christ Forever!

In his Epistle to the Romans, Paul wrote: “8 Now if we died with Christ, we believe that we will also live with Him. 9 For we know that since Christ was raised from the dead, He cannot die again; death no longer has dominion over Him. 10 The death He died, He died to … Continue reading

Finding Rest In Christ Jesus

How do we find rest in a troubled world? Can we find rest by our own endeavour? Can we only find rest when we have fulfilled all our dreams and aspirations? In Matthew 11:28-29, Jesus offers to give us rest and teaches us how to find it: “28 Come to Me, all you who are … Continue reading

Grace Reigns through Righteousness to Bring Eternal Life through Christ

When the Apostle Paul said: “While we were still sinners, Christ died for us” (Rom 5:8), was he implying that we were not to be always sinners? Did Christ die to save us in our sins or from our sins? It is a good practice for authors to sum up their ideas at the end … Continue reading

Demystifying The Golden Text

The Gospel of John, chapter 3, verse 16, is one of the most widely quoted verses from the Christian Bible, and has been called the most famous Bible verse. It is frequently called the “golden text” of Scripture, and is often found in evangelistic leaflets. However, this great passage has been interpreted in so many … Continue reading

Spiritual Gifts For The Common Good

What are spiritual gifts? To whom are they given, and for what purpose? The Apostle Paul told the Corinthians: “Now to each one the manifestation of the Spirit is given for the common good” (1 Cor 12:7). The great fact which Pentecost commemorates is too often regarded as if it were a transient gift, limited … Continue reading

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