" The lord who delivered me from the paw of the lion and the paw of the bear will deliver me from the hand of this Philistine" 1 Samuel 12: 34-36 when David went facing the giant Goliath, he recalled of the victory he had with the lion and the bea. He found strength and… Continue reading Go in the strength you have
Genesis 6-7: “Make yourself an ark of gopherwood; make rooms in the ark, and cover it inside and outside with pitch. And this is how you shall make it: The length of the ark shall be three hundred cubits, its width fifty cubits, and its height thirty cubits. You shall make a window for the… Continue reading Make yourself an Ark.
"For thus said the lord, ye shall not see the wind, neither shall ye see the rain, yet that valley shall be filled with water..." 2kings 3:17 King of Moab did not see rain and when he reached a mountain top and looked down, he saw water but he thought it was blood of his… Continue reading Shall be filled with water.
I always use google for my bible study sessions. They have nice comprehensive commentaries on BibleGateway. Also check out commentaries on Matthew Henry, they are useful to give one perspective about verses in scripture. For each book i read, i first, before concentrating on the verse of my interest, find out these facts: Who wrote… Continue reading Tips on Bible Studying
Today I felt out of it, since yesterday I have been feeling fatigued and drained. So this morning I decided to not go anywhere, excuse myself from work and studies, and just lock myself in. I picked up a novel from the box. We have just relocated, so most of the things are still in… Continue reading Silvery Satin
I was meditating the other day on the book of Ruth. When she leaves her homeland to follow Naomi. Her devotion to the relationship during famine. Somehow I ended up thinking about my relationship with my partner. I am in a long distance relationship with the love of my life. He is from Swaziland which… Continue reading The Ultimate Distance Relationship
In Matthew 13:24-29, Jesus likens the kingdom of God to a parable of a farmer who plants a good seed. He continues to narrate that later an enemy comes at night and plants weed. The servants and the farmer notice and want to uproot weed. The farmer stops the servants and tells them to leave… Continue reading A Good Seed before the Weed
God wants to pour his love on us , for us to be a united church. He gave us lasting unity as his heritage. Before he was taken up, he told his disciples to wait. He commanded them to not depart from Jerusalem. He said:" Don't leave Jerusalem, Wait..." They listened and waited. In Psalm… Continue reading Pouring His Love on Us