Category Archives: Scripture

Hear Him! [Jesus] and be Saved

The Prophesied Prophet The LORD your God will raise up for you a Prophet like me from your midst, from your brethren. Him you shall hear, according to all you desired of the LORD your God in Horeb in the … Continue reading

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Relaxing in Jesus

Vocabulary and Communication Concepts or understandings are mostly communicated through the use of words, and they are effective when the parties communicating have common definitions of those words. This goes for all sorts of people within their disciplines. For example, … Continue reading

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Generous Giving

There are many natural disasters, and just now thousands of people are suffering badly from the effects of an earthquake and a tsunami in Indonesia. When there is a disaster on this scale, and a foreign government appeals for outside … Continue reading

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Wisdom and Folly

‘Let no one deceive himself. If anyone among you seems to be wise in this age, let him become a fool that he may become wise. For the wisdom of this world is foolishness with God. For it is written, … Continue reading

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Christian Sabbath?

Is there such a thing as a ‘Christian Sabbath’? We know that practising Jews observe the Sabbath, and for them there are strict rules as to what can be done on that day, i.e., the last day of the week … Continue reading

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The Compassion of Jesus

One of the salient characteristics of Jesus is His abundant ‘compassion’ (Matthew 9:36). When He was here on earth, wherever He saw suffering, sorrow or misfortune, His desire was to restore to wholeness or to normality those who were in … Continue reading

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Trust in the Lord

‘Trust in the LORD with all your heart, and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge Him, and He will direct your paths (Proverbs 3:5, 6).’ The senior elder of the church of which I am … Continue reading

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