Every-so-often a church needs reminding of the importance of humility; this passage recounts the advice given to the church in Philipi. Times have not changed this need, and no-one is exempt; the speaker, the musicians, not even the person serving teas and coffee.
One could be forgiven thinking Matthew 2 reads like a spy thriller. Joseph is having to move his young family, Mary and baby Jesus, so as to stay out of reach of the tyrant king Herod. But, is there possibly a less obvious message in this tax-collector-turned-Christian’s account of events?
“Daniel And The Lions’ Den” is certainly one of the ‘top 10 most remembered Bible stories’. Relegating Daniel’s encounter to history books brings a level of ‘comfort’. But God still wants men and women to live lives of faith in a world full of modern versions of “lions’ dens”; a faith that trusts implicitly in […]
What is different about Christian kindness? Christian kindness is composed of three Christ-like qualities: Forgive as Christ forgave, Love as Christ loved and Sacrifice as Christ sacrificed himself.