When you cry out, let your collection of idols deliver you! The wind will carry them off .. . But whoever takes refuge in me shall possess the land and inherit my holy mountain. (verse 13) Read Isaiah 57:1-13 We find here a string of accusations against a people who have turned to idol worship and… Read more
“Happy are those who know they are spiritually poor; the Kingdom of heaven belongs to them! Happy are those who mourn; God will comfort them! Happy are those who are humble; they will receive what God has promised!” (verses 3-5) Read Matthew 5:1-12 Jesus always has a heart for the ‘have nots’ – the poor…. Read more
In our ‘modern’ world, a common perception is that we are able to connect globally more than ever before. Smartphones, satellites, cyberspace and airplanes make this an easy presumption. Nevertheless, is it true?
LORD, who may enter your Temple? Who may worship on Zion, your sacred hill? Those who obey God in everything and always do what is right, whose words are true and sincere, and who do not slander others. They do no wrong to their friends and do not spread rumours about their neighbours. (verses 1-3)… Read more