All of us are aware of the current breaking news in South Africa and it is and has been a concern on everyone's mind. It is very saddening to hear and even much more to watch video clips from several incidents. And yes, we all must speak up and with one voice stand against such … Continue reading Xenophobia is just a part
Introduction What does God want us to do for him? In other words, what is our purpose of being here? Why are we here? These are good questions for us to answer for they help us reorient our minds and know what should be a priority and what should come secondarily. To think of it, … Continue reading A home for and of God
At the centre of the Bible, is the person of the Lord Jesus Christ. In fact, if you were to remove Jesus Christ from Christendom (the Christian faith), the entire movement and relationship collapse with ease. He is the alpha and the omega; the anointed one; the great and high priest; the author and perfecter … Continue reading Beholding the Father’s love, even for me
The existence of God is something indisputable. As Africans without any shadow of doubt we see the evidence of God in the creation order. Besides some who due to their small learning begin to reject the existence God, for the majority it is not so. All are in agreement with the psalmist when he says, … Continue reading The idea of a ‘God’ has radical implications to your life
Like any other book, the Bible is a book with words that anyone can read and go away with something or not. However, the Bible is also not like any other book in the entire world, in that it is the very Word of God, for the authors of the Scriptures were carried along by … Continue reading The Bible & it’s Reader
When one is asked, ‘what prayer is’, the quick answer that we all give is, prayer is to communicate with God. However, there is one further question that causes stomach aches to every Christian. It is this, ‘how is your prayer life?’ Or ‘how often do you pray?’ And the honest answer that we all … Continue reading A healthy perspective on prayerlessness
The picture of the Christian life is here before us clearly chalked and sketched beyond any imagination. While John was in prison and having all the time to his advantage he wrote this piece of art to show the Christian life both from his own experience and also from his knowledge of the Scriptures.