For there are many unruly and vain talkers and deceivers, specially they of the circumcision: Whose mouths must be stopped, who subvert whole houses, teaching things which they ought not, for filthy lucre's sake (Titus 1:10-11). AD. 62-64: the Church in Crete is threathened by false teachers, "teaching things which they ought not for filthy … Continue reading The Mouths of False Teachers Must Be Stopped
“So teach us to number our days that we may get a heart of wisdom."
Matthew 6:25-34 All too soon, 2018 has come and gone and we have entered a new year. I trust the past year had its own successes. Undoubtedly, I am sure the year also included its own failures. That said, a new year is here with us and in Paul’s words, let us enter the New … Continue reading A Cure For Worry
New Year's Eve; growing up, this was the one day when Church meetings were full to overflowing. The services started at about 9pm, and were intended to last till just after midnight when we had been ushered into the New Year. Occasional church-goers would make it a point to not miss this one ceremony. It … Continue reading New Year’s Eve Vigil Services: Auspicious Moments or Gospel Merchandise?
As a Christmas present to you, here are five interesting facts about Christmas that may come in handy in your various conversations around Christmas.
2,000 years ago our planet was invaded
by a Being of inconceivable power.
His spaceship: the womb of a Jewish teenager.
His weapon: a form of love more powerful than all the atomic bombs, or lasers or phasers that will ever be built.
Resistanceis (possible but) futile because
to be assimilated is simply to know the One who made you,
and to finally become the person you were created to be.
My wish for you, therefore, is that you would not only surrender,
but that you would actually join the invasion
and have a Merry Christmas
that lasts forever!
Christmas reminds us that the real value of love's most precious gift is not in money. The Saviour of the world does not require precious sacrifices or expensive gifts from us; He is after our hearts.