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  • June 12, 2017 - 12:24 pm in Meditations

    “Unless the LORD builds …” – Nehemiah’s Rebuilding

    “Unless the LORD builds the house those who build it labour in vain” says the psalmist. So if we want the LORD to build, we need to make sure that what we’re building (or rebuilding) is pleasing…
  • June 3, 2017 - 10:58 am in Daily Life, Meditations

    Not of the world, but in the world

    "I do not pray that You should take them out of the world, but that You should keep them from the evil one" (John 17:15). The following article was written just prior to a number of young people…
  • May 24, 2017 - 5:04 pm in Meditations

    Ascension Fruits

    "And now, O Father, glorify Me together with Yourself, with the glory which I had with You before the world was" (John 7:5). One of the fruits of Christ’s ascension is that today He is our advocate…
  • May 15, 2017 - 8:17 pm in Meditations

    Searching for the Permanent Home

    a fugitive and a wanderer you shall be on the earth ... and he (Cain) built a city. Genesis 4: 12b, 17 and (Abraham) lived in tents, ... for he waited for the city which has foundations. Hebrews…
  • May 12, 2017 - 8:59 pm in Meditations

    Hezekiah, the Reformer

    After Israel was divvied up into two kingdoms, we don’t read of any good king arising in Israel anymore. But a few arose in Judah. One of these was Hezekiah, who became king aged 25 and reigned…
  • April 28, 2017 - 4:46 pm in Daily Life, Meditations

    Christ is our Life!

    "For to me, to live is Christ and to die is gain" (Philippians 1:21). What is the most important thing in your life? What is continually on your radar screen as you fly through the clouds and storms…
  • April 18, 2017 - 12:22 pm in Daily Life, Meditations

    Eternal Life – wonderful fruit of Easter

    Who can measure the heart-wrenching fear and pain at the sudden departure of a loved one? Who but those nearest and dearest can fathom the turmoil of the mind, the heartbreak, the depth of sadness…
  • April 15, 2017 - 11:58 am in Meditations

    Easter: comfort and responsibility

    When Jesus Christ died on the cross He called out “It is finished”. His body was broken and His blood shed. The great work of atonement was completed. God’s justice was satisfied. Satan’s…
  • April 14, 2017 - 1:45 pm in Meditations

    Good Friday – Two Drinks

    On Good Friday, we remember Christ’s crucifixion and its significance. His suffering involved two drinks, one of which He rejected, the other He accepted. Mark 15:23 says, “Then they gave Him…
  • April 12, 2017 - 6:03 pm in Meditations

    Easter – Praise Him for His righteousness

     “And being found in appearance as a man, He humbled Himself and became obedient to the point of death” (Philippians 2:8)                                                 …
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