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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

Choose: dead or life” Romans 8:1-17

What is the purpose of our live on earth? Are we living in accordance to our purpose? If you are given two choice of Life and Dead , which one are you going to choose and why? Life : has two ways ,through the spirit and through the physical and these two ways leads us … Continue reading

The man from Aldersgate 

 Give me one hundred preachers who fear nothing but sin and desire nothing but Gods, and I care not a straw whether they be clergymen or laymen.  Such alone will shake the gates of hell and set up the kingdom of heaven upon earth. -John Wesley.

The Great Commission 

 Jesus has accomplished his mission to redeem the world through his death and resurrection on his ascension he promised to send a comfort in the form of the Holy Spirit. Jesus has given us the mandate through the Holy Spirit. This authority is not for the twelve disciples only but for all believers. We are … Continue reading

what if there was no Cross

What if the Japanese has not bombed Pearl Harbor and the American has stayed away from the Second World War.  Japanese would have conquered all of Asie. Yet the Japanese went ahead and bombed “Pearl Harbor ” that resulted in the Americans bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki which resulted in there subsequent surrender and lost … Continue reading

what is the purpose of church?”(1peter,2:1-10)

“What is the purpose of the church?”(1Peter2:1-10) Why do we have to come to church? Why should we wake early to church? Why should we not stay at home and read the bible and worship? For many ,the purpose of the church is to worship and fellowship.  The church is not the building but the … Continue reading

Leaves or Fruits.

“Leaves or Fruits” (Mark 11:11-22) Jesus arrival in Jerusalem herald the inspection of the temple to survey the situation in detail to each activity. His discovery of illegal activity propel him to take an instant action , by evicting the traders out of the temple.  The reference to the fig tree is in sandwich to the … Continue reading

Our God calls out with compassion.( Jonah 3:1-10)

God has a special purpose in our life , for he created us specially in his own image, he further assured us of his commitment by sending Jesus Christ to redeem us from sin by crucified on the cross. The expectation from God to each of us is to be steadfast in our faith in … Continue reading