“We saw how distressed he [Joseph] was when he cried to us for mercy…” Genesis xlii.21 The height of human cruelty! Ten men who lacked even the faintest touch of human kindness hated one of their youngest brothers to such
“If we have put our hope in Christ for this life only, we should be pitied more than anyone.” 1 Corinthians xv.19 Christians are often at a loss for words when their friends or strangers asked them, “What will I
“Where is my honour? … Where is the respect due to me?” Malachi i.6 The people of Israel thought they had done everything they could to honour God. After their return from Babylonian exile, they built a temple, appointed priests and
“Exhort one another every day, as long as it is called ‘today,’ that none of you may be hardened by the deceitfulness of sin.” Hebrews iii.13 Christian life is not a solitary pilgrimage where each Christian should be mindful of just his
“Let us therefore strive to enter that rest …” Hebrews iv.11 Israel’s exodus and sojourn through a desert to the Promised Land was probably the most powerful analogy God created in human history to teach us valuable lessons about salvation.
“Put your sword back into its place. For all who take the sword will perish by the sword.” Matthew xxvi.52 No one has ever spoken like the Lord Jesus. His teachings are revolutionary in nature. They are forever relevant today as
“The true light, which enlightens everyone, was coming into the world.” John i.9 The apostle John portrays Jesus as the true life-giving revelation of God to all people on earth. This means that the whole world should turn to Jesus