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...

COMMITMENT TO GOD

Someone has defined commitment as “dedication to a particular organization, cause, or belief, and a willingness to get involved.” This definition governs many churches and organizations, but this definition of commitment is insufficient for the church of Jesus Christ....

THE ESSENCE OF CHRISTIAN UNITY

Christian unity is one of the most desired-and most misunderstood-qualities of the church. In John 17, Jesus prays for unity among His disciples and those who would hear their preaching (that includes you and me). What did He actually pray for? He did not pray for a...