The Irreplaceable Role of Discipleship

Nov 22 , 2018

2 Timothy 2:2: And the things that you have heard from me among many witnesses, commit these to faithful men who will be able to teach others also. Discipleship has one of the key functions in any local church and the Kingdom of God in general. When we closely observe the strategy of Jesus’ ministry, He was not focused on preaching to the multitudes but on gathering a small group of true disciples who would...

James, an Example of God's Peace

Aug 22 , 2018

The peace of God starts with repentance, continues through meditating on the word of God and doing the will of God, and eventually ends by making us peacemakers to the community around us. There is a great biblical story demonstrating the peace of God in the heart of a mature believer. It was James, the brother of the Lord. James sets a good example of this kind of divine peace. James was the brother of...

Beware of the Comfort Zone: Lessons from the King Josiah

Jul 26 , 2018

Prov 3:5-6 Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge Him, and He shall direct your paths. As disciples of Christ, we need to be flexible and growth-oriented. There is always temptation to step into a “comfort zone” and to just keep doing the same things over and over again. The Scripture illustrates this on the story of the king Josiah. Josiah was...

What is the Will of God for Your Life?

Jul 12 , 2018

Some people wonder about the will of God for their lives. They are uncertain what kind of education to obtain, what kind of job to accept, or what specific person to marry. God indeed wants to reveal the specific will for different areas of our lives. But firstly, we need to follow His general will based on the Scripture. Doing this, we will be not taking any shortcuts and will demonstrate the true obedience to...