WALK IN GOD’S LIGHT

Twenty-year-old Eric Percy, after drinking, got into a loud argument with his girlfriend about 3 am that carried over the neighborhood in the early morning quiet. Finally, with curses that woke everyone, he jumped into his car, turned on the engine, and screeched...

THE SHOOT FROM THE STUMP OF JESSE

A dead, dry tree stump lies forgotten and neglected in the corner of the yard, covered with weeds and snails. Someone cut down the tree long ago, but no one remembers (or cares) who cut it down or when it was cut down. But one day, a shoot begins to grow from the dead...

CHRISTIAN ATTITUDE TOWARD FINANCES

In recent days, we hear much about and perhaps experienced the penalties of living with a bad economy. The more we learn about the roots of the present distress, we realize that many supposedly “smart” people in responsible positions have made foolish decisions that...

THE BLESSED HOPE

“When we all get to heaven…” Many Christians regard this as the “ultimate” of the Christian life. This is important, but Jesus revealed a far greater and more dramatic destiny for the Christian: His Second Coming. It is the day, not when we leave earth for heaven, but...

“ENCOURAGE ONE ANOTHER WITH THESE WORDS”

There is no doubt about it. We live in troubled times, and they seem to be getting more troubled. In Kerala, we know this by experience as we recover from the worst floods in recorded history. But even these floods, as destructive, terrible and grievous as they are,...

DEMONS AND THE PROBLEM OF EVIL

Demons are real. Many times, I have encountered them in my ministry. I have heard the testimonies of other people who have encountered them. I have personally cast them out of possessed people and seen the dramatic transformation that took place afterwards. Demons are...