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Proper 22 Matthew 21:33-46 We are blessed only to become a blessing to many

Matthew 21:33-46 We are blessed only to become a blessing to many… Jesus continues His discourse with the Jews reminding them of their covenant and calling. Jesus paints the stark and dreadful picture of a decaying people on the verge of irreparable annihilation. Their vineyard will soon be taken from them! Yet the message falls on hardened and callous hearts that responded only with hate and murder. The depravity of the Jews mirrors today’s churches except that it has become more insidious and difficult to detect as the devil burrows himself deep within the ecclesiastical mindset. The blessed people must remember their calling and covenant lest they become fleshly and self-serving… the end of which is incessant sorrow and poverty. Today’s devotion reminds us that we are blessed, only to become a blessing to many. Continue reading

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Genesis 44:18-34 It is more rewarding to do what is right than to strive for men’s favour

Genesis 44:18-34 It is more rewarding to do what is right than to strive for men’s favour Then Judah approached him, and said, “Oh my lord, may your servant please speak a word in my lord’s ears, and do not … Continue reading

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Genesis 44:1-17 To obtain salvation, one must rise from where he has once fallen

Joseph strategises and plans according to the dream to bring the brothers and their father and mother into Egypt. This he does fully trusting in divine wisdom and providence. At the same time, his plans force the brothers to relive the horror that they have brought upon him causing them to acknowledge their transgressions and repent. Today’s devotion teaches us that salvation requires one to rise from where he has fallen. It is through repentance and sanctification that believers obtain salvation and experience eternal blessings. Continue reading

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Genesis 43:16-34 A leader must perform the dual roles of provider and disciplinarian

Genesis 43:16-34 A leader must perform the dual roles of provider and disciplinarian When Joseph saw Benjamin with them, he said to his house steward, “Bring the men into the house, and slay an animal and make ready; for the … Continue reading

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Proper 21 Matthew 21:23-32 The one who believes in Christ will also live as He lived

Matthew 21:23-32  The one who believes in Christ will also live as He lived 23 When He entered the temple, the chief priests and the elders of the people came to Him while He was teaching, and said, “By what … Continue reading

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In What Manner Should Christians Achieve And Possess – Ps Gabriel Chan

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1 Corinthians 3:1-23 Seek to align yourself with God, not with men

1 Corinthians 3:1-23 Seek to align yourself with God, not with men 1 And I, brethren, could not speak to you as to spiritual men, but as to men of flesh, as to infants in Christ. 2 I gave you … Continue reading

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