Abraham – Our Spiritual Father

For us believers, Abraham is considered as our spiritual Father. Abraham’s life by Faith is the model by which each of us should be living our lives too. The scripture says, “Abraham believed God and it was counted to him as righteousness.” Let us glimpse at few of the major occasions where Abraham put his…

Be a part of rebuilding the walls

I was reading the book of Nehemiah the other day and a verse from chapter 1 caught my attention. Verse 3 reads like this “Those who survived the exile and are back in the province are in great trouble and disgrace. The wall of Jerusalem is broken down, and its gates have been burned with…

THE TRANSFORMATION OF PETER

Lately, I’ve been reading about Peter in the book of Acts. His life before Acts and in Acts are both quite fascinating and drastically different.  Peter is one of the first disciples of Jesus.  All throughout the gospels, Peter is seen as the ever-curious, awkward person who wants to do things for Jesus, but is…

Have You Received Your Portion Yet?

  “Lord, you alone are my inheritance, my cup of blessing.    You guard all that is mine.The land you have given me is a pleasant land”. Psalm 16:5-6    What a wonderful inheritance!  In the above verse, David says he has a great inheritance and that is Lord alone. Let us ask ourselves what is ours? Are our…

Return to Bethel

The other day I happened to read a simple article about a child who quite efficiently managed to stay in the rule and also got to do what he wanted. The parents kept a rule, no iPad in the kitchen and no food in the living room, thinking he will not eat food watching the…

The Good Shepherd

Jesus dying on the cross is a well-known fact to both child and adult alike.  His death was planned out by the Jewish officials and the high courts. But they didn’t realize that they were just pawns in the heavenly plan that was mapped out from the beginning of time. Jesus characterizes himself as the…

God Has Chosen You

“But you, Bethlehem Ephrathah, though you are small among the clans of Judah, out of you will come for me one who will be ruler over Israel, whose origins are from of old, from ancient times. … He will stand and shepherd his flock in the strength of the LORD, in the majesty of the…