Joy in the Midst of Pain

With carols and songs of joy all around the world – this Christmas might not sound like a perfect Christmas for some of us. While the whole world is celebrating the Savior – some of us might have been lost in our pain, loss, disappointments, hurts, discouragements and regrets. Some of us might have goneContinue reading “Joy in the Midst of Pain”

Waiting

Merriam-Webster defines waiting as staying in a place of expectation. In this generation where instant is the new normal; people find it hard to wait if it is extended beyond their expected time. We want everything instant whether it is food or anything else during our daily routine. Scripture teaches us to wait while theContinue reading “Waiting”

Adopted by him

As we approach towards Good Friday and Easter, our hearts are fired up and most of us are focused on remembering everything that Jesus did for us on the cross. Let us remember the reasons for the season as we approach towards Good Friday and Resurrection day. One of the reasons Jesus became atonement forContinue reading “Adopted by him”

He is preparing

“The heart is deceitful above all things,And desperately wicked;Who can know it?” “I the Lord search the heart     and examine the mind, to reward each person according to their conduct,     according to what their deeds deserve.” Jeremiah 17:9,10 Something that excites Lord and is important for him is the heart of man. God knows our future and destiny. He knows every littleContinue reading “He is preparing”

Pruning

“I am the true vine, and My Father is the keeper of the vineyard. He cuts off every branch in Me that bears no fruit, and every branch that does bear fruit, He prunes to make it even more fruitful.” John 15:1,2 We are quite familiar with this beautiful scripture where Jesus speaks a metaphor. We all love the fact that God is our vinedresser and takes care for usContinue reading “Pruning”