WHEN OPPOSITION INTENSIFIES

Saturday 18th May, 2019 Reference text: Acts 13:44-52 Acts 13:46 Then Paul and Barnabas waxed bold, and said, It was necessary that the word of God should first have been spoken to you: but seeing you put it from you, and judge yourselves unworthy of everlasting life, see, we turn to the Gentiles. Today, we... Continue Reading →

DON’T DEPEND ON MISTAKES

Friday: 17th May, 2019 Reference text: Acts 13:26-33 Acts 13:27 For the people who live in Jerusalem and their leaders did not know that he is the Savior, nor did they understand the words of the prophets that are read every Sabbath. Yet they made the prophets' words come true by condemning Jesus. Ignorance can... Continue Reading →

ENCOURAGEMENT ONLY PLEASE!

Thursday: 16th May, 2019 1st reading : Acts 13:13-25 Acts 13:15 After the reading from the Law and the Prophets, the synagogue leaders sent word to them: “Brothers, if you have a word of encouragement for the people, please speak.” 'If anyone can show just cause why this couple cannot lawfully be joined together in... Continue Reading →

WHO DO YOU SHOW OFF?

Wednesday: 15th May, 2019 Reference text: John 12:44-50 John 12:45 And he that seeth me seeth him that sent me. When a biological parent and their child stand side by side, one can always expect a great degree of physical resemblance. This makes the statement: 'You really are your parents' child', an affirmation of what... Continue Reading →

CHOSEN TO CHOOSE

Tuesday: 14th May, 2019 Reference text: John 15:9-17 John 15:16 You didn’t choose me. I chose you. I appointed you to go and produce lasting fruit, so that the Father will give you whatever you ask for, using my name. In the 'blame game', because someone made a choice, the onus falls on them to... Continue Reading →

ONE BINDING STRING

Monday: 13th May, 2019 Reference text: John 10:1-10 John 10:1 Verily, verily, I say unto you, He that entereth not by the door into the sheepfold, but climbeth up some other way, the same is a thief and a robber. A robber and a thief- while both in English appear to relate to the same... Continue Reading →

DOES THE WORD HAVE A PLACE?

Sunday: 12th May, 2019 Reference text: Acts 13:14,43-52 Acts 13:45 But when the Jews saw the multitudes, they were filled with envy, and spake against those things which were spoken by Paul, contradicting and blaspheming. Competition seems to be an integral part of the fabric of existence: there is competition for food, for territory, for... Continue Reading →

WORK UP THE LADDER.

Saturday: 11th May, 2019 1st reading: Acts 9:31-42, Psalm 116 Gospel: John 6:60-69 Acts 9:34 And Peter said unto him, Aeneas, Jesus Christ maketh thee whole: arise, and make thy bed. And he arose immediately. If we were to consider a Todo list, what activities could be found on the list of someone who had... Continue Reading →

PERMISSION TO ACT

Friday: 10th May, 2019 Reference text: Acts 9:1-20 Acts 9:2 and asked for letters to the leaders of the synagogues in Damascus. He did this because he wanted to arrest and take to Jerusalem any man or woman who had accepted the Lord's Way. Some football pundits are of the view that certain kind of... Continue Reading →

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