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Waiting in Hope ( Isaiah 64:1-9 & 1 Corinthians 1:3-9)

Isaiah lived on a trial time of great challenge and intimidation from their neighbours who seems more powerful in military might and show of force. Isaiah frustration can be felt in his prayers to God, seeking God to descend from heaven and destroy the enemies of the Israelites. Isaiah prayer was filled with optimist and … Continue reading

Habits of Hospitality: Welcoming all the people. (1Thessalonians 1:1-10)

Most Thessalonians are Greeks and non Jew believers. The faced prosecution by the Roman government but in all this difficulty the where resolute in faith. The Thessalonians church was founded by Paul (Act 17) who continued to mentor the church and the people in the face of the daily difficulties. Hospitality & Welcoming  What does … Continue reading

Habits of Hospitality: Welcoming all the people. (1Thessalonians 1:1-10)

Most Thessalonians are Greeks and non Jew believers. The faced prosecution by the Roman government but in all this difficulty the where resolute in faith. The Thessalonians church was founded by Paul (Act 17) who continued to mentor the church and the people in the face of the daily difficulties. Hospitality & Welcoming  What does … Continue reading

Habits of Hospitality: Welcoming all the people. (1Thessalonians 1:1-10)

Most Thessalonians are Greeks and non Jew believers. The faced prosecution by the Roman government but in all this difficulty the where resolute in faith. The Thessalonians church was founded by Paul (Act 17) who continued to mentor the church and the people in the face of the daily difficulties. Hospitality & Welcoming  What does … Continue reading

Covering Prayer( Mathew 6:5-13 and Psalm 131)

We don’t need perfection to come to God but we need to have The will strength to come to the Lord with our flaws and sins as that makes who we are the mixture of “good and bad”.  Start with trust; trust God, will attend to us and accept us for who else can we … Continue reading

Becoming A Discipline- Making Church { Mathew28:18-20 & 1 John 2:6}

The church decline in growth can be attributed with so many factors depending on individual or group experience. Many individuals has failed to live up to the practical believe and values of a Christian but rather embraced the unorthodox version. As disciples of Christ, we are made to follow the steps of the early church … Continue reading

Overcoming Hursts ( Psalm 71)

None of us enjoy suffering, but pain does have a way of accomplishing the greatest good in our lives by drawing us closeer to God . God uses disruptive moments to help us keep things in perspective (Gordon MacDonald) 1. Disruptive moments are simply divine appointments. 2. Progress without pain is usually not possible. No … Continue reading

Doubting”John” (Mathew 11:2-11,Luke7:18-29)

Doubt is the expression of uncertainty “Are you: the one? The expected one? The messiah?”  Do you believe we are all together in waiting for his second coming, many christians doubt for the second coming of Jesus.   Faith: God can. God will. Kinds of doubt; doubt the future and worry  about life ,doubt the … Continue reading

Love and Forgiveness create A New Relation among people (Philemon 1:1-25)

What’s in a name ? A name some time define expectations and personality as perceived by the namerer and the bearer. The letter by Paul to Philemon, consists of twenty verses  1-3. Greetings to Philemon and other mentioned names and the entire congregation. Shows his well understanding of how to approach people. 4-7. Thanksgiving and … Continue reading

“The challenge to Peace & Shalom. Joel 3:1-6,10.

as we celebrate the independence of Indonesia and other Asia pacific countries we have to realize that the journey was fought with blood and many died because the believe and desired to be independent from colonization and live in peace and harmony The present Hiroshoma that is so beautiful, use to be a devastating place … Continue reading