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THE GOSPEL OF LUKE – DAVID’S SON

DAVID’S SON “Then He put a question to them, ‘How is it that they say that the Messiah is David’s son? In the book of Psalms, David clearly says, “God says to my Master,                                                                                                                                                   ‘Sit here at my right hand                                          …Continue reading →

THE GOSPEL OF LUKE – LET’S PUT AN END TO WAR

LET’S PUT AN END TO WAR “‘I tell you, love your enemies. Help and give without expecting a return. You’ll never – I promise – regret it. Live out this God-created identity the way our Father lives towards us, generously and graciously, even when we’re at our worst. Our Father is kind; you be kind. “‘Don’t pick on people, jump …Continue reading →

THE GOSPEL OF LUKE – HOW TO DESTROY YOUR ENEMY!

HOW TO DESTROY YOUR ENEMY! “‘To you who are ready for the truth, I say this: Love you enemies. Let them bring out the best in you, not the worst. When someone gives you a hard time, respond with the energies of prayer for that person. If someone slaps you in the face, stand there and take it. If someone …Continue reading →

PEACE THROUGH THE BLOOD

All sorts of ideas flood my mind when I think of the word “peace”. In a world full chaos, people everywhere long for peace. Why is there so much strife in the world? The Bible gives us the only answer that makes sense. People are at war with one another because they do not know God. From the moment that …Continue reading →

A Deafening Silence

A DEAFENING SILENCE While Jesus was teaching in the temple courts, He asked, ‘Why do the teachers of the law say that the Messiah is the son of David? David himself, speaking by the Holy Spirit, said, ‘The Lord said to my Lord: “Sit at my right hand until I put your enemies under your feet.” David himself called Him …Continue reading →

Once . . . But Now

ONCE . . . BUT NOW Once you were alienated from God and enemies in your minds because of your evil behaviour. But now He has reconciled you by Christ’s physical body through death to present you holy in His sight, without blemish and free from accusation – if you continue in your faith, established and firm, and do not …Continue reading →

Only Two Models

ONLY TWO MODELS “For, as I have often told you before, and now tell you again even with tears, many live as enemies of the cross of Christ. Their destiny is destruction, their god is their stomach, and their glory is in their shame. Their mind is set on earthly things. “But our citizenship is in heaven. And we eagerly …Continue reading →

A Table-land Of Plenty

A TABLE-LAND OF PLENTY “You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies. You anoint my head with oil; my cup overflows.” Psalm 23:5. What lies beyond the dark valley and why do the sheep have to go through it? Why can’t they stay in the green pastures and beside the quiet waters? After all, isn’t that …Continue reading →

Let’s Put An End To War

LET’S PUT AN END TO WAR “‘I tell you, love your enemies. Help and give without expecting a return. You’ll never — I promise — regret it. Live out this God-created identity the way our Father lives towards us, generously and graciously, even when we’re at our worst. Our Father is kind; you be kind. “‘Don’t pick on people, jump …Continue reading →

On The Mat

ON THE MAT! “The news travelled fast and in no time the leaders and friends back in Jerusalem heard about it — heard that the non-Jewish “outsiders” were now “in”. When Peter got back to Jerusalem, some of his old associates, concerned about circumcision, called him on the carpet. ‘What do you think you’re doing, rubbing shoulders with that crowd, …Continue reading →