A reason to give thanks

Thanksgiving is here. Giving thanks to the Lord is more than just paying lip service to Him. It is acknowledging that God is good, and that whatever He gives can only be good for us. As we grow in the knowledge of Christ and His love, our thanksgiving will increase,...

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What is Repentance ?

October 31, 1517 is the date when Martin Luther presented his 95 theses for the reformation of the church. The first of these theses says, “When our Lord and Master Jesus Christ said, “Repent” (Matthew 4:17), He willed the entire life of believers to be one of repentance.” While all...

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The Apostles Creed

We proclaim “The Apostles Creed” every Sunday, and perhaps, some of us wonder why we do that. Isn’t the Bible enough? Sure, the Bible is enough. The word of God is sufficient, and no tradition or opinion can stand on an equal ground with the Scripture. So, why is there...

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God’s Mission

July 4th is the birthday of the United States. It was the date when the colonies became an independent country, the date when it finally secured the freedom and self-determination as a nation. The United States was born with a mission, namely to maintain freedom and values associated with freedom,...

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Does It Still Make Sense

The incidents from the past few weeks have crowded news outlet and our social media accounts. Not a single day passes without breaking news. There are breaking news everyday until we wonder if that breaking news still matters. It increasingly sounds more like the new normal. Nothing is surprising about...

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Resurrection and Forgiveness

What if you betray somebody and that person dies and then he comes back to life? It must be bad news for you. We often think that resurrection is a good news. No doubt, it is. The problem is if you are among those who betray and crucify Him, would...

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He’s Risen!

April is a special month for Christians because of the Good Friday and the Easter. These two events are the core events of Christian faith. The death of Jesus Christ on the cross is at the heart of the gospel. If Jesus did not die, there would be no forgiveness...

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Different Gifts but One Purpose

No two persons are alike. Each of us is a unique person. We are quite aware of this reality. This is why customization and personalization are popular. Instead of having one kind of menu, restaurants come up with all kinds of menu. Something for everybody. Everyone has different taste, and...

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