A Freedom From Slavery In Sin

A Freedom From Slavery In Sin

Last month we heard a sermon on Galatians 4:21-31 in which Paul the Apostle uses the example of Sarah and Hagar found in Genesis 16 as an allegory for how Christians are set free from slavery in sin. The allegory of Hagar and Sarah is written to persuade us (along...
Three marks of a genuine Christian

Three marks of a genuine Christian

I love reading from the Old Testament of the Bible. Especially the post exilic books such as Ezra and Nehemiah. Ezra was appointed by the Lord to help with the work of resoration in Jerusalem. There is something remarkable we see in the life of Ezra. See what he...
Can a mortal be made right before the immortal?

Can a mortal be made right before the immortal?

Can a mortal be made right before the immortal? Inspired by Job 25:4 Who will forgive my sins and declare me righteous? I’ve sensed the reality of my sinful nature and it’s making me feel lifeless Who can forgive my sins and declare me righteous? I’ve...
A Few Things To Consider Before Getting Married

A Few Things To Consider Before Getting Married

I come from an Indian background. In our culture, there is a high pressure from the families on the young people to get married. The parents obviously desire that their children are well settled and this is not necessarily a bad thing, but once you hit your twenties...
Dead religion’s damaging consequences

Dead religion’s damaging consequences

My wife and I have been witnessing and sharing the Gospel with a neighbour of ours for the last few years. She has even come to a church service with us on one occasion. During the time we’ve got to know her, she has increasingly opened up about her personal...