Sin of mockery

Anjali Benjamin Articles Leave a Comment

I believe many of us have become victim of the mockery and it is painful, because it is a type of insult. To mock means laugh at in a scornful or contemptuous manner or you are making fun of them in a nasty, mean/unkind way. It is not an act of innocent fun between friends but it is an insult …

Pharaoh, let my people go

Anjali Benjamin Articles Leave a Comment

Proverbs 16:12 says, ‘It is an abomination for kings to commit wickedness, for a throne is established by righteousness.’ which also means that, –‘A man is not established by wickedness.’(Proverb 12:3a) This is the law or we can say the principle of the Lord.  I would like to mention few more proverbs to emphasize this principle. Mercy and truth preserve …

Why Would God Allow Christian Suffering?

Editorial Team Articles Leave a Comment

Dear brothers and sisters in Christ, Tests, trials, temptations and troubles are part of our life. The Word of God says, ‘And the God of all grace, who called you to his eternal glory in Christ, after you have suffered a little while, will himself restore you and make you strong, firm and steadfast.’(1 Peter 5:10) Suffering, tests, trials, temptations …

Waiting on the LORD

Editorial Team Articles Leave a Comment

Dear brothers and sisters in Christ, Prophet Isaiah said, ‘Those who wait on the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings like eagles. They shall run and not be weary. They shall walk and not be faint.’(Isaiah 40:31)  How can we ‘wait on the Lord’? In the Gospel of Matthew we read a parable which teaches …

Work of the flesh – ‘Envy’

Anjali Benjamin Articles Leave a Comment

Proverb 27:4 says, ‘Wrath is cruel and anger a torrent, but who is able to stand before jealousy?’ The Hebrew word qanah can mean envious but it is most often translated “jealous.” Envy means “to bear a grudge towards someone due to COVETING what that person has or enjoys.” In a milder sense, it means “the longing for something someone …

Life Giving Word

Anjali Benjamin Articles Leave a Comment

  The grass withers, the flower fades, but the Word of our God stands forever.”           Isaiah 40:8  After fasting for forty days and forty nights, Jesus was hungry.  Devil the tempter came to Him and said, “If you are the Son of God, tell these stones to become bread.” But Jesus answered, “It is written: ‘Man shall not live by bread …

Eye – The Lamp of the Body

admin Articles Leave a Comment

Dear brothers & sisters in Christ, Jesus said, “The eye is the lamp of the body. If your eyes are good, your whole body will be full of light. But if your eyes are bad, your whole body will be full of darkness. If then the light within you is darkness, how great is that darkness!” (Matthew 6: 22, 23) …

Battery Low

admin Articles Leave a Comment

Living in the digital age, each of us know that our cellphone is one of the most important accessories to carry around.  It keeps us connected, entertained and we cannot deny, it comes handy during an emergency. We ensure that we keep it in good health and also keep it fully charged. How frustrating it is, if we need to …

The One Desire

admin Articles Leave a Comment

Everyone has an ultimate desire in life. For some, it may be to make a lot of money. For a few, it may be to reach a position of power. For some others, it may be to become famous. Whatever is your aim in life, it is what drives you and controls your actions. For example, if a person’s desire …

Mary of Bethany

Anjali Benjamin Articles Leave a Comment

About 2 miles from Jerusalem there was a town named Bethany, a woman called Mary lived there with her brother, Lazarus and her sister, Martha. Jesus loved, the three of them, dearly. They were close to Jesus, that is why, when He saw Mary weeping for her brother, and the Jews who came with her weeping, He groaned in the …