To Purpose in our heart

To purpose in our heart

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 “But Daniel purposed in his heart that he would not defile himself with the portion of the king’s meat, nor with the wine which he drank…” (Dan.1:8) In around 606 B.C. Daniel was taken into Babylonian captivity. He was a young man, having a full future and a successful career ahead of him. He was one of the “selected” few …

The widow of Zarephath

Widow of Zarephath

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When water of brook Cherith dried up because of the severe famine, Lord commanded Elijah to go to Zarephath, which belongs to Sidon to dwell at one widow’s house, who was very poor and weak. Elijah found her gathering sticks, so she may prepare bread from handful of flour in a bin and a little oil in a jar. All that she had was …

Jeremiah - His word was in my heart

Jeremiah

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Jesus said, “For whoever desires to save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for My sake will save it” (Lk. 9:24). Our life is very dear and precious to all of us. Yes, the one life which God has gifted is very precious. But is the One who is the giver of our life more precious to …

Walking in the flesh

Walking in the flesh

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The promise of a new covenant is given in the Old Testament, both in Jeremiah and Ezekiel. We read: “Then I will sprinkle clean water on you, and you shall be clean. I will cleanse you from all your filthiness and from all your idols. I will give you a new heart and a new spirit within you. I will …

Liverty to approach the throne

Liberty to approach the Throne

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Jesus by His perfect sacrifice on the cross made a new way for us to go to our Heavenly Father. In Moses’ time, Israelites had no access to go the Most Holy place inside the veil, before the mercy seat which is in the ark. Only the High priest Aaron could go to the most Holy place, that also only …

Compromised Christian Living the Danger

Compromised Christian Living – the DANGER

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There is story of the guy who could not decide what side he wanted to fight for during the American Civil War. He put on the coat of the North and the trousers of the South, and guess what happened? He got shot from both sides! This is what happens to the compromiser, the person who tries to live in …

What is your motive?

WHAT IS YOUR MOTIVE?

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When Lord Jesus was on this earth, He was almost always surrounded by people. Sometimes, Jesus and the disciples did not have time even to eat. But, were all those who crowded around Jesus true followers of Jesus? No, it does not seem so. People followed Jesus for varied reasons. Jesus Himself told this in John 6:26. It was the …

True Vision & True Blindness

True Vision & True Blindness

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The whole chapter of John 9 is about a miracle of Jesus, giving eyesight to a beggar, who was blind from birth. We will see the different reactions/responses of the different people i.e. the beggar, his parents, Jews-Pharisees and Jesus. Jesus made clay and put on his eyes and asked the blind beggar to go to the pool of Siloam …

Like in the days of Noah

…Like in the days of Noah…

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Among the many references that Jesus makes in the Old Testament, two stand out – references to Jonah and Noah. Jesus refers to Noah in Matthew 24:37-39 Living among the wicked In our childhood days, people made fun if someone joined “Pentecostal” group. The reason was – “They are too loud” and the speaking in tongues sounded “funny”. Now, as …

Great Multitude or True Disciple

A Great Multitude or true Disciple

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Jesus was the great Teacher. No one has taught like Him. Whenever He taught about the kingdom of God and principles of God, people were astonished at His teaching,  for He taught them as one having authority, and not as the scribes. Wherever He went, a great multitude followed Him. Once Jesus was at a deserted place, and when the …