THE MYSTERY OF HIS LOVE

I don't know if He would have shrieked and writhed with pain   I don't know if He just winced and twitched in silent suffering   I don't know how He bore the villainous scourging   I don't know how He endured the jeering and scorn   All I know is that He took it …

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IS GOD GETTING YOUR ATTENTION IN THE MIDST OF THIS PANDEMIC?

The world is going through an extremely precarious time, fighting a pathogen - a seemingly invisible enemy. Fear, anxiety, anguish and uncertainty loom large the world over. The enemy has stealthily crept into the whole world. No guns, missiles or weaponry from the most sophisticated arsenal can, even with the best and smartest of all …

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THE LEAVEN OF MALICE

The Collins Dictionary defines malice as ‘behaviour that is intended to harm people or their reputations, or cause them embarrassment and upset.’ Merriam Webster defines malice as ‘desire to cause pain, injury, or distress to another.’ The Oxford Dictionaries defines malice as ‘the desire to harm someone; ill will.’ Malice, thus, is an intentional covert feeling that gives expression to certain overt behaviour. …

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THE GOD WHO FLATTENS WALLS

The account of the Jericho wall falling flat after being circumambulated by the Israelites for seven days (Joshua 6:1-27) is an amazing and matchless event in the history of the world! If you are thinking that the Biblical account of the destruction of the Jericho wall is merely an interesting story or one of those …

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BEHOLD THE SAVIOUR’S TRIUMPHAL MARCH

Born as a babe in human flesh, Stooped He low to earth’s sinful mesh, Yet untainted by any speck of sin, The triumphal journey He did begin. The King of kings, The echo of Whose Kingdom all through the universe rings, On a donkey’s back He rode, As the crowd before Him sang praises and …

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THE SPIRIT OF LOVE

Much is said and written about love. Poets compose romantic poems. Prosaists pen down exuberant masterpieces. Novelists spin magical webs with words that go on to be bestsellers. Movie makers direct and produce superhit action movies, comedies, dramas, fantasies centered around love. Painters portray love sagas on their canvas with artistic finesse. Music composers give …

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