SAMPAI DI SINI TUHAN MENOLONG KITA

By Rev. Timotius Tjing SAMPAI DISINI TUHAN MENOLONG KITA Ada yang bilang bahwa kehidupan ini seperti suatu perjalanan. Di perjalanan itu kita melewati lembah, mendaki bukit, menyeberangi sungai. Kadang kadang jalannya lurus, kadang berliku, bahkan berkerikil dan berbatu sehingga membuat kita jatuh, tersandung dan ada kalanya terluka. Tetapi ada juga...

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Character That Pleases God

By Rev. Timotius Tjing Scripture reading: 1 Samuel 16:1-13. Introduction: “For the Lord does not see as man sees, for man looks at the outward appearance, but the Lord looks at the heart.” 1 Samuel 16:7b A person who pleases men is easily found, but a man after God’s heart...

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Jehovah Jireh atau Jehovah Dijarah?

Jehovah Jireh atau Jehovah Dijarah? Ev. Kalvin Budiman   “Sahut Abraham: ‘Allah yang akan menyediakan anak domba untuk korban bakaran bagi-Nya, anakku’” (Kejadian 22:8) Istilah “Jehovah Jireh” artinya adalah “Allah yang akan menyediakan.”  Nama panggilan untuk Allah dalam Perjanjian Lama ini sangat populer di kalangan orang percaya pada zaman sekarang. ...

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THE TRIALS OF FAITH

By: Rev. Stephen Hosea   The Greek word of “trial” is “peirasmois”. It is the same Greek word used for “temptation”. So “peirasmois” can mean both “trial” and “temptation”. It is like a coin with one side is temptation and the other side is trial. In order to understand whether...

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Acts 3:1-10 — Beggar Mentality, No More!

Acts 3:1-10 – Beggar Mentality, No More! Ev. Kalvin Budiman There is one beggar in Acts 3:1-10, but there are actually three poor men in this story. The first poor man is, of course, the beggar by the temple court. The other two poor men are the two disciples, Peter...

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Philippians 4:13, A Wider Angle

Philippians 4:13, A Wider Angle “I can do all things through him [Christ] who strengthens me” Ev. Kalvin Budiman Philippians 4:13 is perhaps one of the most favorite Bible verses. We often use it especially in situations where we have to go through challenging times in our lives, such as...

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1 Korintus 13:13

JANGAN SALAH BACA 1 KORINTUS 13:13 Ev. Kalvin Budiman “Demikianlah tinggal ketiga hal ini, yaitu iman, pengharapan dan kasih, dan yang paling besar di antaranya ialah kasih” (1 Korintus 13:13). Percaya atau tidak, ada banyak orang membaca ayat di atas seperti membaca sebuah pertanyaan pilihan ganda (multiple choice) yang jawabannya...

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Grace in The Midst of Condemnation

By Janice Atmadja First and foremost, a deep Biblical reading reveals to us that the central theme of the Bible is grace. Grace is a distinctive characteristic of the one true God; as such, the Bible displays this uniqueness by slowly unfolding His unique story of love to His creation...

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