586 B. C. A nation was being led into exile and captivity. Only few were left. All that they had pinned their hopes on were now gone–their city, the well fortified city of Jerusalem; it was destroyed, and their temple, the magnificent temple of great splendour that Solomon built; it was burnt to the ground.… Read the rest
It is only when you get lost somewhere that you realize, “I simply wanna go home!”
The moment you realize you are lost is a starting point.… Read the rest
“Sir, that’s the reason why I came to class.”
This statement is often made by students with tears in their eyes.… Read the rest
Believe in Your God-given Dreams
Joseph’s story in the Bible has always inspired young people. He was just seventeen years when God gave him dreams of greatness.… Read the rest
Anger is a problem with many. They become angry with or without reason. Sometimes physical weakness or illness can cause sudden anger.… Read the rest
Rejection is a fact of life. There is no need to be shocked or surprised about it. Instead learn how to face it.… Read the rest
Why is inferiority complex so widespread?
Why does it affect people who sport a very confident face otherwise?
Is there any solution to this?… Read the rest
If I ask you not to worry, then you will start worrying about how not to worry. That my dear friends is how deeply worry is built into our thinking.… Read the rest
Life is a journey.
However hard we try there is no way to reverse the journey and start from the beginning again one more time.… Read the rest
Innocent remarks made by others in our troubled times trigger emotional reactions in us; don’t they?
Why is it like that?… Read the rest
Tomorrow is what we are all worried about; isn’t it?
But what if there is no tomorrow?
Then, how would you like to spend today?… Read the rest
When everything fails and you have no one to hold on to, seek God’s mercy.
If you have wondered whether God can stretch his mercy a little bit more; yes he can and he will; for you!… Read the rest
Hi friends, today I would like to speak a few words on hope.
First of all, hope is what makes life go forward.… Read the rest
No two people are alike.
No two people succeed alike.
And it follows that no two people fail alike.… Read the rest
A burden becomes too heavy to carry at times.
It is at those moments that you long for someone who has passed through such trouble to come and be with you.… Read the rest
The Book of Revelation says,
“they overcame him* by the blood of the Lamb.”
The precious blood of Jesus which he shed on the cross of Calvary for the sins of all mankind has tremendous power.… Read the rest
“Why are you downcast, O my soul? Why so disturbed within me?”1 The ones who raised this question three times in rapid succession themselves give the answer too: “Put your hope in God, for I will yet praise him, my Saviour and my God.”… Read the rest
In his eyes
I saw that look
Of love’s gentle light.
It stripped my soul
Naked and bare
And lit up all past
Snapshots of remote access.… Read the rest