Raising Godly Children-Teaching Respect

What is the most important virtue for a parent to teach a child?  Honesty?  Generosity?  Patience?   Compassion?  All these are not only important but vital to the development of Christian character.  But God places one character quality above all others, the fifth commandment:  Honor your father and your mother, that your days may be longContinue reading “Raising Godly Children-Teaching Respect”

The Church of Laodicea: The Church that Grew Too Comfortable

Our studies now bring us to the final message of Jesus to the seven churches.   Of all Jesus’ comments to the churches, the one to the Church of the Laodiceans is undoubtedly the most sobering and solemn.  It surely evoked deep introspection among the believers in that ancient city and, we trust, a repentant spirit. Continue reading “The Church of Laodicea: The Church that Grew Too Comfortable”

Hey you, isn’t it time to come out of your shell

When I look around, I see so many people hiding or trying to hide inside a shell. Shells made of fear, shame, selfishness, laziness or even pride. I will talk about two ways you can let that happen. So many people with talents are not using it in the right way. Some of them giftedContinue reading “Hey you, isn’t it time to come out of your shell”

Consider your ways: Part 3

“When you did these things and I kept silent, you thought I was exactly like you.” Psalms 50:21 The fact is too plain to be denied, the fault is too bad to be excused. These things God knows; and our own heart knows the ill desires we have conceived in our minds. At times, itContinue reading “Consider your ways: Part 3”

9 Bible verses of comfort during death

All of us go through sorrow when our dear ones pass away from this world. It is very hard to be comforted during times of death except by the peace of God and His Word. Here are 9 Bible verses to comfort during times of death. 1. For the Lord himself shall descend from heavenContinue reading “9 Bible verses of comfort during death”