Posts from February 2020

Posts from February 2020

Fasting At Lent

Brethren, that time of year has come upon us again. It is Lenten Season. It is the season of introspection, self-evaluation, fasting, abstinence, repentance and penitence. It is the time of humility, the time to acknowledge the power and supremacy of God almighty. It is the time to remember the damage that sin had done to the humankind and the damage that sin is still doing. It is the time to see where we are situated in our journey of…

Perfection In Thought, Words And Action

Many times, when we talk about Christian perfection, there is this general agreement that none of us is perfect. In fact, there many passages of the Bible, which if read correctly, for example Romans 3:10-12, Psalm 14:1-3, Psalm 53:1-3 etc., basically allude to the fact of no one being perfect. However, the Lord Jesus Christ demands perfection from us, and not as one views perfection, but as the Lord is perfect. “Be perfect, therefore, as your heavenly Father is perfect”…

Waiting And Watching

Very often, especially in this day and age, when we want something, we want it now.  It is just the same way our toddlers behave.  “I want it now”!  In spite of age and our so-called maturity, we still, essentially, behave the same way.  When prayers go up, blessings must come down; but we want the blessings right away.  The time between the promise of God and its fulfilling is very important.  That waiting period is also the watching period,…