As we start our fourth year, we thank God for His Grace, and all our readers for your support.
As I reach the edge of the forest, I stumble on a relevant thought that appears as if by magic in a corner of my mind.
Even those who say God doesn't exist blame Him when things go wrong.
Why is it that, despite feeding on decomposing animal flesh, vultures never catch any diseases?
A couple of years ago a Syrian pastor from Damascus preached at my church and told us a story that I will never forget.
Three ways you may unwittingly kill your neighbour.
I remember one young man who never told me his name or address. He gave me his Olympic Volunteer jacket when he found out I was a foreign visitor.
Defining a Christian's relationship to the Law of Moses.
Constantly watching others can make us lose sight of our own goals.
Henna is only referred to twice in the Song of Songs (chapter 1:14 and 4:13), in relation to beauty, fragrance and love.
Five tests from the pen of J.C. Ryle (1816-1900).
‘Whatever you bind on earth will be bound in heaven...’ (Jesus, in the Gospel of Matthew 18:18)
We are our own worst enemy when we follow only our own desires.
There is only one verse in the Bible where cotton is mentioned (Esther 1 v 6), although many versions translate it as linen.
The Prince of Preachers on the Holy Spirit.
The term was translated as “cedar”, “poplar” and even “cypress” as it was thought that fir trees did not exist in Biblical lands.
Desire itself is not evil, on the contrary, it is a delight in pleasure implanted by an infinitely festive Creator.
Just what was Peter talking about?
In the Bible we see people like us who were tempted to give in, but were restored by God.
Humans are intrinsically religious because there is a real God who created us and who we are searching for.
Remembering the Dutch reformer, Hendrik de Cock.
How will we react if God calls us to take a step of faith which could have drastic consequences?
There's nothing like reacting to aggression and scorn with a smile and kindness, turning the other cheek.
Even in an apparently God-forsaken place there is beauty and humanity worthy of a symphony.
Quotes by Pink on the Scriptures.
The Bible says that time is running out and that all prophecies about the future are about to be fulfilled.