30 Day Challenge – December 2019
  • 31 October 2019

“My brethren, count it all joy when you fall into various trials, knowing that the testing of your faith produces patience.” James 1:2-3  (NKJV) The Apostle Paul was under house arrest in Rome. His situation was far from favourable; he was awaiting possible execution or exoneration – both options loomed over him. He wanted to […]

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30 Day Challenge – October 2019
  • 23 September 2019

What is Persecution? “Yes, and all who desire to live godly in Christ Jesus will suffer persecution”  2 Timothy 3:12  (NKJV). In this chapter, Paul references his trip to Lystra recorded in Acts 14 where he was stoned – almost to death – for sharing the Gospel. His incredible love and courage is displayed by […]

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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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