30 Day Challenge – August 2019
  • 01 August 2019

The following statement is attributed to Stalin: “When one man dies it’s a tragedy. When a million die, it’s a statistic.” On 13 May 2018, 13 people were killed, dozens wounded, and the Pentekosta Church heavily damaged in targeted church bombing attacks in Surabaya, Indonesia. If you are like me, the scale of such a […]

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30 Day Challenge – July 2019
  • 24 June 2019

It’s been said, that if you want to know the central message an author wants to communicate to his audience, look at his words in the beginning of a book and then at the end. It is interesting what we learn about Jesus’ passion when we apply this principle to the Gospels. Jesus’ first public […]

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30 Day Challenge – June 2019
  • 24 May 2019

“Even so the Lord has commanded that those who preach the Gospel should live from the Gospel. But I have used none of these things, nor have I written these things that it should be done so to me.” 1 Corinthians 9:14-22 (NKJV). The Apostle Paul decided to forfeit the rights of something good and […]

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30 Day Challenge – May 2019
  • 28 April 2019

Crucifixion was a method of execution so horrific that Roman citizens were spared from it. It is where we get the term ‘excruciating’ – two Latin words which mean ‘out of the cross’. Jesus’ whole ministry had the weight of the knowledge the cross threatening to crush Him, yet the psalmist wrote concerning the Messiah […]

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30 Day Challenge – April 2019
  • 25 March 2019

Two thousand years ago, Jesus told the Apostle Peter regarding the church “…the gates of hell shall not prevail against it” Matthew 16:18 (NKJV).  Years later, we are still seeing the efforts made to prevail against in the church: On 13 May 2018, 13 people were killed, dozens wounded, and the Pentekosta Church heavily damaged […]

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30 Day Challenge – March 2019
  • 25 February 2019

The author of the letter to the Hebrews made a highly unusual statement to his readers “Remember the prisoners as if chained with them – those who are mistreated – since you yourself are in the body also.” Hebrews 13:3 (NKJV) VOM founder Richard Wurmbrand was himself chained and brutally tortured over a period of […]

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