…about the sanctuary

We found ourselves chewing cream crackers accompanied with cups of fruit juice when someone remarked in a voice spiced with a little bit of horror, "We are eating in the sanctuary!" At this, the nine different faces sitting around the four tables joined together registered different expressions amidst silence. We were breaking the church rule [...]

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…about what it means when God says he loves us #2?

Revelations 3:19 "As many as I love, I rebuke and chasten. Therefore be zealous and repent." (NKJV) Yes, 'the Amen, the Faithful and the true witness' said that. Considering the context, he meant every word too. I remember finding it hard to believe my teachers back in primary school when they said they punished us [...]

…about what it means when God says he loves us #1?

John records Jesus as saying, "For God so loved the world... (John 3:16, NIV)" God loves mankind collectively and individually. Jesus Christ, in fulfilling his ministry here on earth deals with people individually and dies once for everyone for all time. Against this backdrop, I find myself thinking, "What does God mean when he says [...]