LIES UNRAVELED “The governor motioned to Paul that it was now his turn. Paul said, ‘I count myself fortunate to be defending myself before you, Governor, knowing how fair-minded you’ve been in judging us all these years. I’ve been back in the country only twelve days — you can check out these dates easily enough. I came with the express …Continue reading →


We all have wishes and desires and wants and dreams, don’t we …and they cover a variety of aspirations, from money and wealth to health and happiness and everything in between? What would you ask for if God promised to give you anything you want? Would He give you what you desire or would He say, “No!” because it would …Continue reading →


Aren’t you glad the “silly season” has come and gone? I noticed something different this year. The words of some of the most well-known and well-loved carols were changed to promote products. I also noticed that there were far fewer shops blaring out Christmas carols this year than last year. Is the world finally recognising that Christmas is not about …Continue reading →

Back on Line

BACK ON LINE Hello, my dear readers. After a rather long break, I am back on line. My life has been in a big upheaval over the last few months. After serving in my church for the past twelve years as pastoral assistant with all the bits and pieces that accompany a function like this, I have moved to another …Continue reading →

Sons And Daughters

SONS AND DAUGHTERS But when the set time had fully come, God sent His Son, born of a woman, born under the law, to redeem those under the law that we might receive adoption to sonship. Because you are His sons, God sent the Spirit of His Son into your hearts, the Spirit who calls out, “Abba, Father!” So you …Continue reading →

The Legend Of Ishtar And The Pagan Celebration Of Easter

THE LEGEND OF ISHTAR AND THE PAGAN CELEBRATION OF EASTER Christians around the world celebrate the death and resurrection of Jesus during a season called “Easter”. But why do we call it “Easter” when Jesus fulfilled the Jewish feasts of Passover, Unleavened Bread, and Firstfruits, which the Jews celebrated for eight days between Nisan 14 and 21? Jesus Himself instituted …Continue reading →

What Is Hatred?

WHAT IS HATRED? Whoever claims to love God yet hates a brother or sister is a liar. For whoever does not love their brother or sister whom they have seen, cannot love God whom they have not seen. And He has given us this command: Anyone who loves God must love their brother and sister (1 John 4: 20-21). What …Continue reading →


With the passing of time we have come to realise that we are living in a world of constant change. Godly principles and values that were once embraced and practised by people to be the only way of life are almost non-existent. The statistics of crime, which include murder, rape and a host of other evil things, continue to show …Continue reading →

What Is The Spirit Of Jesus?

WHAT IS THE SPIRIT OF JESUS? Dear friends, do not believe every spirit but test the spirits to see whether they are from God because many false prophets have gone out into the world. This is how you recognise the Spirit of God: Every spirit that acknowledges that Jesus has come in the flesh is from God but every spirit …Continue reading →

Peace, perfect peace

We read in the scriptures when the angel announced the birth of Jesus in Luke 2:13,14 “And suddenly there was with the angel a multitude of the heavenly host praising God saying, Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace and goodwill toward all men on whom his favour rests.” As we observe the situation throughout the world …Continue reading →