What is Faith? The Invisible Evidence

Hebrews 11:1 English Standard Version (ESV) 11 Now faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen. Hebrews 11:1 King James Version (KJV) 11 Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen. What is the assurance of things hoped for? Is it about…

What is Faith? The Mustard Seed

What is faith? What is faith for? What is its purpose? Is faith to connect you with God or Is faith to fulfill your dreams and desires? Is faith all about gaining wealth here on earth? Is faith about yourself believing the best things in life is for you to possess? Is faith about moving…

In The Name Of Loyalty

  The word “loyalty” these days get thrown around a lot especially by people in the pulpit. Some church leaders are quite fond of tying loyalty around your neck like a yoke. Simply put, some demand you to be loyal even if they persistently live and justify a life contrary to biblical standards of what…

Why Bible School?

School noun 1. an institution for educating children. “Ryder’s children did not go to school at all” synonyms: educational institution; More 2. any institution at which instruction is given in a particular discipline. “a dancing school” ed·u·ca·tion noun the process of receiving or giving systematic instruction, especially at a school or university. “a new system…

Jeremiah 29:11 – In Context

Jeremiah 29:11 – A brief explanation: Surely this verse sounds very encouraging personally. It is probably one of the most favourite verses Christians would love to declare to themselves. Of course I believe God’s will for those who love Him are good and glorious (even if we don’t see it that way at first and…

Knowing the Unknowable God?

It is not much about God being unknowable.. it is more like we simply refuse to know or recognise the infinite yet knowable God. Despite His infinite attributes, He is personal and that means He make Himself be known. He wants us to know that He is not just God in name and stature but…

The Real Peace

Peace I leave with you; my peace I give you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled and do not be afraid. – John 14:27 I have said these things to you, that in me you may have peace. In the world you will have tribulation….

Hillsong United Breaking Through Hollywood?

Kudos to Hillsong United (link here) as Michael John Warren, the director of MTV documentaries about Drake and Nicki Minaj said: “It’s the perfect business model.” “They’re trying to make money,” he said of the producers, “and we’re trying to tell a story.” – Joel Houston (Hillsong’s creative director, lead New York pastor and United band leader)…

Behind The Curtain: Tithes Part 4 – Jacobs Vow

I’ve heard a very few sermons about Jacob on t.v. and in churches. Most of those were about how cunning he was (stole Esaus’s birthright, outsmarting Laban, bargaining with God), his wrestling match with God, erecting pillars and of course his pledge to tithe. Here in our area, pastors barely touch about Jacob. Perhaps, he’s…