It is not uncommon to hear preachers say, "Your prayer was not answered because you didn't have enough faith!" or "He was not healed because he did not have enough faith!" or "That happened because you doubted!" Have you heard such teachings or accusations? We'll examine this teaching by comparing it with what the Bible says.
What does the Bible teach about Faith?
What if I told you that what millions of Christians believe about faith is totally wrong and no different from new age teachings? What if you got it wrong all along? Have you ever examined what the Bible teaches about faith?
Jesus never wanted His followers' money. He only wanted their hearts. Jesus was not excited about huge crowds. He only wanted wholehearted followers - true, though few. Jesus never wanted to be a king though they wanted to make Him one. He was already a King, He said, of a far greater everlasting Kingdom. When… Continue reading One heart
“Welcome to life!”
Jesus confronts us with a calling that challenges us to give up pursuits that we hold dear. Luke 14:26-27 “If anyone comes to me and does not hate his own father and mother and wife and children and brothers and sisters, yes, and even his own life, he cannot be my disciple. Whoever does not… Continue reading “Welcome to life!”
The Only One !
We may possess many things in life but Christ alone can give meaning - without Him, everything else is in vain. That's what this poem is about. I have more than ten friends to hang out with and be carefree ! But there's only One Who can satisfy me ! I can find a hundred places to… Continue reading The Only One !
Jesus alone !
Many things in life promise a happy ending. But they all flatter to deceive. But Jesus is not like that. He satisfies and He alone can. This is what this poem is about: The feet of my heart were slipping My heart was pumping all the time wanting to hold on to something of great… Continue reading Jesus alone !
The Second Time
A poem comparing and contrasting Jesus' first and second coming. The first time, Jesus came to do away with sin The second time, He'll come to do away with sinners The first time, Jesus did not come for the righteous The second time, He'll be coming for the righteous The first time, Jesus came to… Continue reading The Second Time