The waiting season!

Scripture: Psalm 130 Many years ago, Harry prayed without ceasing for his son-in-law, who backslid in faith. He cast all his burden on Christ through his prayers. In a few months, Harry went to be with the Lord. Within a few days, John repented and gave his life to God. His mother-in-law Marsha...

Read More

Completely Transformative!

Scripture: Deuteronomy 6:4-9 Many are interested in playing games that check their knowledge. Recently, my cousin and I played a game testing our biblical knowledge. We were doing this sitting on our terrace. So our other cousins who were playing nearby could also listen to our Q&A sessions....

Read More

Me and my Father!

Scripture: Matthew 9:35-10:1 Once my friend spent a whole day setting up a stair with bricks in his backyard. His five-year-old daughter begged him to allow her to help him. He suggested she motivate him through her singing. But she denied it. She wanted to help him physically. So he let her only...

Read More

You have a friend!

Scripture: Psalm 23 The fast-growing social media platforms give us a negative feeling of loneliness. People who oppose spending their whole life on a mobile phone warn us, “the friends we have on social media but not in real life will not be able to replace the physical friends we have or...

Read More

Sunrise!

Scripture: Exodus 3:1-12; Psalm 119:18 Early this morning, I was at my mom’s place. A beautiful sunrising scene was visible through the windows of the house. But I was so busy doing my work that I did not enjoy the scenery. I thought of our plans for the day instead of enjoying the scene. Later, I...

Read More

Soar on wings like eagles

Scripture: Isaiah 40 The above verse about those who hope in the Lord gives us the confidence to face the future. In a life filled with problems, we wait on God for salvation. Because Jesus said to his followers, “Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted.” (Matthew 5:4).  We know...

Read More

New year resolution!

Scripture: Micah 6:3-8 When we start a new year, we make many resolutions. To save money, to follow a fitness regime, to spend less time on the internet, and so on. We start a year with these promising visions. But within a few days, our old habits attract us, and we become the same old person. We...

Read More

A special birth!

Scripture: Isaiah 7:10-15 We read about many male children’s birth in the Bible. The first birth after creation was Cain. Isaac was Israel’s hope. Samuel was an answer to a mother’s prayer. All these people were significant. They all were expected with joy and hope. All their births were described...

Read More

Another hero of Christmas!

Scripture: Matthew 1:18-25 I did not realize Joseph’s importance in the history of Christ’s birth until a very long time. But I started appreciating the good qualities of Joseph when I began observing them closely. Even before knowing how Mary got pregnant, he decided not to punish or disgrace her...

Read More

Whose side are you on?

Scripture: Psalms 73 When the internal war was at its peak in The United States of America, one of the advisors of then President Abraham Lincoln said, “I am grateful because God is on ‘our side.'” But Lincoln replied, “My concern is not whether God is on our side; my...

Read More

Fighting your weakness!

Scripture: Hebrews 4:14-16 Eric was struggling with a bad habit. He knew it very well. His friends and family members encouraged him to leave that habit. He agreed that it would be good for his health and relationships if he quit that habit. When others explained how they overcame that weakness,...

Read More

Look at the Lilies of the Field!

Scripture: Psalm 19:1-6 I feel delighted when I look into nature and praise God for His creations. But sometimes I feel guilty of over enjoying it. Then I realized that Jesus used nature as a tool to teach. To stop people from worrying and to encourage them, He used the lilies of the field as an...

Read More