Why Are Heaven & Jesus so Closely Linked?

Two reasons: The first: It is Christ who brings us to heaven though faith. We could never earn heaven by our merits. Most people believe humans generally deserve everlasting life. It is taught by almost every religion. It is implied at almost every funeral. People see it as a right. Somehow everyone (except one or... Read More

For Where Heaven is Jesus is.

Heaven. What is it? What does it represent? What does heaven mean? Most people in our world believe in a type of heaven. Apparently, surveys suggest 90% of people believe in heaven. Heaven means different things to different people … • To Nestle Heaven’s an Ice Cream• According to Belinda Carlisle and the... Read More

God's Wrath

People are going to Hell and they don’t care because it’s a nice day outside. Don’t be fool by this gorgeous weather--there is no hope without Christ. Jesus said … “I am the way, and the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me." John 14:6. Moreover, I was reading the Old Testament this... Read More

Resurrection Historical Fact

In almost every newspaper, or documentary about Easter there is always someone insisting the miracle of the resurrection of Jesus simply could not have taken place. Most modern sceptics argue the same; the resurrection is unverifiable. The trouble with this, as Tim Kellor writes in his book ‘The Reason for God’,... Read More

Honouring Jesus

In Mark 6:1-6, at first Jesus’ fellow Galileans were amazed, they were amazed at both his wisdom and miracles. It was new and exciting, and they had not seen anything like it before. But isn’t that human nature? We are amazed when something new enters our space, it is called originality, people love originality--... Read More

WARNING, WARNING!! Covenantal Confusion Running Rampant

This is serious. There is a well-known verse in the Old Testament: If my people who are called by my name humble themselves, and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven and will forgive their sin and heal their land. 2 Chronicles 7:14 There is much that makes sense to... Read More

Storms in Christian Living And The Reason We Have Them

Christians all pray to God when we are experiencing trials and hardships—even storms. There is a poem, anonymous as far as I know, that sums up the reason for life’s storms in very practical ways: “I asked God for strength that I might achieve. I was made weak that I might learn humbly to obey. I asked for health... Read More

Healthy Hearing

  “ … the seed fell on good soil. It came up, grew and produced a crop, multiplying thirty, sixty, or even a hundred times." (Mark 4:8, 20) Considering the context: What did Jesus mean by these words? The Word of God is the seed sown in good soil; that is people’s willingness to hear God’s Word in the Bible,... Read More

Hearing does not necessarily mean listening

Hearing does not necessarily mean listening. I once taught a Bible Class at School. I am sure many of the rowdy kids down the back of the classroom could hear me well enough (I used a loud voice), but they did not always respond, that’s because, though they could hear they were not always listening. Of course... Read More

Even Jesus’ family said he was ‘out of his mind’

“Then Jesus entered a house (probably Simon’s and Andrew’s), and again a crowd gathered so that he and his disciples were not even able to eat. When his family heard about this, they went to take charge of Jesus, for they said he’s out of his mind” (Mark 3:20-21) read context.  “He’s out of his mind.” If anyone is... Read More