Acts 13:13-52 At bedtime, I read to my son the scriptures where Paul and Barnabas visited the synagogue in Antioch and after the reading from the Law and the Prophets, the rulers of the synagogue asked them if they had any words of encouragement for the people. What struck me is when Paul stood up, he … More Be Ready to Share Jesus
Mark 11:12-14 My Father is glorified by this, that you bear much fruit; so you will be My disciples – John 15:8 I am sure a lot of us know Christians who go to church every week, know their Bibles inside out and say “Amen” and “Hallelujah” or “Praise the Lord” a lot during the … More Appearances
“Truly, I say to you, no prophet is accepted in his own country” – Luke 4:24, MEV Read Luke 4:16-30 Jesus is in the synagogue in Nazareth where as, His custom was, He went there on the Sabbath day. He stood up to read. He read what Isaiah prophesied about Him in 61:1, 2. After … More Jesus Rejected At Nazareth
By this we know that we love the children of God, when we love God and keep His commandments. For this is the love of God, that we keep His commandments. And His commandments are not burdensome – 1 John 5:2, 3. Last Sabbath I read this definition in my Bible’s dictionary: Sabbath A holy … More Two Sabbaths?
When He had called the multitude to Himself, He said to them, “Hear and understand: Not what goes into the mouth defiles a man; but what comes out of the mouth, this defiles a man” – Matthew 15:10, 11 Growing up, we were encouraged to wash our hands before we eat because we were taught … More What Defiles A Person
The Pharisees and the Scribes wanted Jesus to give them signs but interestingly enough, they had been given signs all along but had failed to see them or acknowledge them. These signs were manifested in the healing of the sick, the cleansing of the lepers, the lame walking, the blind seeing, the mute talking and … More Signs
“Fight the good fight of faith” – 1 Timothy 6:12 Faith should be a way of life, not an occasional pastime. We can’t say we accept Jesus as our Saviour and refuse to follow His example. Noah and Abraham are the kind of Christians we should aspire to be. People who did evil things in … More THE ACT OF FAITH