Understanding the depth of God’s love-Part 2

2 Deuteronomy 4:37-39 “And because he loved your fathers and chose their offspring after them and brought you out of Egypt with his own presence, by his great power, driving out before you nations greater and mightier than you, to bring you in, to give you their land for an inheritance, as it is this…

What happens to dead people? Part 2

Matthew 7:14 “Straight is the gate and narrow is the way that leadeth to life, and few there be that find it.”  Extra Reading: Matthew 7:13-29 Where are the dead? What is your answer to the question? One Catholic friend of mine tried to answer this question for us. He said, “We are divided in…

What happens to dead people? Part 1

Acts 2:29 34 “Brothers, I may say to you with confidence about the patriarch David that he both died and was buried, and his tomb is with us to this day. For David did not ascend into heavens, but he himself says, “The Lord said to my Lord, “Sit at my right hand, until I…

The power of God

Mark 10:27 “Jesus looked at them and said, “With man this is impossible, but not with God; all things are possible with God.”  Extra Reading: Mark 10:17-31. There are people who think that God is able to do certain things but not all things. But the Scriptures prove these types of people wrong. From the…

Desire to be more like Jesus

Mark 10:47 “When he heard that it was Jesus of Nazareth, he began to shout, “Jesus, Son of David, have mercy on me!” Extra Reading: Mark 10:46-52 Jesus was accepting, compassionate and generous to people He met. In His ministry, Christ demonstrates these qualities towards those whom He encounters. As Christians we should model ourselves…

Jesus is the Son of David

Luke 1:31-32 “You will be with child and give birth to a son, and you are to give him the name Jesus. He will be great and will be called the Son of the Most High. The Lord God will give him the throne of his father David.” Extra Reading:   Luke 1:26-38 NIV Bible We…

Rejection of Christ

Matthew 8:33-34 “Those tending the pigs ran off, went into the town and reported all this, including what had happened to the demon-possessed men. Then the whole town went out to meet Jesus. And when they saw Him, they pleaded with Him to leave their region.” NIV Bible      Extra Reading: Matthew 8:28-34 Jesus has just…

Jesus the narrow door

Luke 13: 24-25 “Strive to enter through the narrow door. For many, I tell you, will seek to enter and will not be able. When once the master of the house has risen and shut the door, and you begin to stand outside and knock at the door, saying, ‘Lord, open to us, then he…

Our attitude towards work

Our attitude towards work Romans 12:11 “Work hard and do not be lazy. Serve the Lord with a heart full of devotion.” Good News Bible Extra Reading: Romans 12:9-21 Someone once said this to me that “what we are is more important than what we do, for the doing will come from the being.” I…

The Purpose of God

The Purpose of God Isaiah 46:10-11 “I make known the end from the beginning, from ancient times what is still to come. I say: My purpose will stand, and I will do all that I please. From the east I summon a bird of prey; from a far-off land, a man to fulfill my purpose….