You Raise Me Up …

“Your eyes are too pure to look on evil” (Habakkuk 1:13). The contrast between our sinfulness and God’s holiness is an absolute contrast – never the two shall meet. Can we raise ourselves up from our sinfulness to God’s holiness? – No! We cannot. We need to be raised up from above, by the Lord. […]

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The battle is the Lord’s. He is our Strength. Without Him, we fail. With Him, there is victory.

We are engaged in warfare. Is it ‘worldly war’? Do we use ‘worldly weapons’? No! It is spiritual  warfare. God has given us His weapons (2 Corinthians 10:3-4). Our enemy is ‘Satan’ – ‘the god of this world’ (2 Corinthians 11:13-15; 2 Corinthians 4:4). We face him with ‘the whole armour of God’, with ‘the […]

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The Light Is Switched On.

When the love of God reaches us, we step out of our darkness and into His light. It’s Jesus  – the light of the world – who shows us how much God loves us (John 8:12). When the light is switched off, it doesn’t do us any good. When it’s switched on, the love of […]

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Full salvation

Gen 3:10–15, Isa 64:6, Rom 10:11, 2 Cor 5:21, 1 John 1:9 Through Christ’s Death On The Cross, God Has Provided For Us A Full Salvation! Having chosen the way of sin, we are ‘naked’ and ashamed (Genesis 3:10). The Gospel teaches us that ‘there’s a way back to God from the dark paths of […]

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Jesus Is Our Best Friend.

2 Corinthians 10:1-6 “the gentleness and graciousness of Christ” (2 Corinthians 10:1);  “the obedience of Christ” (2 Corinthians 10:5). What’s the connection between the two? – We learn to obey Christ, as we learn to love Him. We learn to love Him, as we learn how much He loves us. “What a Friend we have […]

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