The Excellency of the Power

Do you know that you have this great and precious treasure in your earthen vessel? Do you know what that treasure is, and what it does in you?

Count the cost and take up your cross

It is very easy to get excited about things especially when they come nicely packaged or are advertised in a titillating way. Often, people jump into relationships or sign contracts without  first weighing the cost of that relationship, or reading the fine prints at the bottom of the contract form. For instance, entering into a monogamous intimate…

The Master is in need of Him/Her

The story of the triumphant entry of Jesus into Jerusalem, with crowds waving palm fronds crying out “Hosanna!”, is a scene that is at the bedrock of the Christian faith. Most importantly because it signals the beginning of the sufferings that Jesus had to endure including the shame of the cross, so that today you…

Inside-Out

On a daily basis, we are bombarded with advertisements of things that will satisfy the desires of our flesh or seemingly make us look better on the outside. There is always a better cream that will make us look younger, or a device, or pill that will make us loose weight instantly, or things we…