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The Real Master

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“Jesus said to the servants, … Now draw some out and take it to the master of the banquet.” – John 2:6-8 In all wedding feasts, it is his duty to preserve order and to maintain liveliness among the guests.

He is the KING

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Some five hundred years back, Isaiah made an unusual prophecy about the Messiah that, “He was numbered with the transgressors” (Isaiah 52:12). We see the fulfillment of this prophecy in the gospels when Jesus was crucified  flanked on either side

What does the word Worship mean in the Bible?

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In this issue we focus on the word “Worship”. The significance of trying to learn from its original text is to help us gain meaningful insight about the word we intend to study. We find two words being used for

Are you a thermometer or thermostat?

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Make sure that no one repays evil for evil. Always pursue what is good for one another and for all people. 1 Thessalonians 5:15 When we constantly receive good things, it is hard for us to give back bad things. But

Knowledge is power

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“Gold there is, and rubies in abundance, but lips that speak knowledge are a rare jewel “ Proverbs 20:15. There were two major axioms that were the cornerstone of Greek philosophical thinking and both referred to knowledge. It was summarized

Showing Jesus the exit door

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“Then all the people of the region of the Gadarenes asked Jesus to leave them, because they were overcome with fear. So he got into the boat and left”. Luke 8:37

Ask for wisdom – Part 2

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Proverb 16:16 “How much better to get wisdom than gold! To get understanding is to be chosen rather than silver.” The book of Proverbs defines wisdom as “an ability to discern good and evil or truth and error”. In other

ASK FOR WISDOM

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ASK FOR WISDOM PART 1 For Meditation 1King 3 Are you going through some difficult times in your life? May be you having a hard time at your work place or going  through a financial crisis or a relationship problem

The necessity of believing in God

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Only fools say in their hearts, “There is no God.” They are corrupt, and their actions are evil; not one of them does good! The LORD looks down from heaven on the entire human race; He looks to see if anyone is truly

Bless The LORD

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Bless the LORD, O my soul, and all that is within me, bless his holy name! Bless the LORD, O my soul, and forget not all his benefits – Psalms 103:1-2

The power of forgiveness

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Matthew 6:14-15 (NIV) 14 For if you forgive other people when they sin against you, your heavenly Father will also forgive you.

Pain and pleasure in the context of progress to higher life

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Proverbs 21:17 ESV “Whoever loves pleasure will be a poor man; he who loves wine and oil will not be rich” Ecclesiastes 2:1-11 ESV “I said in my heart, “Come now, I will test you with pleasure; enjoy yourself.” But behold, this