We can never understand the sovereignty of God. Even when we question it, the answer wouldn’t satisfy our aching heart or logical minds. But, this Sovereign God, who allows the storms; silences it; who tells you to wait; redeems your time, who allows the loss; shows up as a restorer. He is GOOD, FAITHFUL, PERFECT, … Continue reading The Goodness of His Sovereignty
“To grant to those who mourn in Zion—to give them a beautiful headdress instead of ashes, the oil of gladness instead of mourning, the garment of praise instead of a faint spirit; that they may be called OAKS of righteousness, the planting of the Lord, that he may be glorified.” (Isaiah 61: 3) For an oak tree … Continue reading The fall of an OAK TREE
“Jesus said to them, "Children, do you have any fish?" They answered him, "No." When they got out on land, they saw a charcoal fire in place, with fish laid out on it, and bread.” John 21:5, 9 After the resurrection, Jesus repeated the miracle (Luke 5: 1-11). It became difficult for them to haul … Continue reading Breakfast on the Shore
When a bowman aims the arrow at his target, before its release, he closes one eye. Why would he do that when vision is the best with two eyes? The bowman does it so that, any other visible things shouldn’t distract him from his target. “He closes one eye to focus”. Even when everything is … Continue reading Close One Eye
“Therefore humble yourselves [demote, lower yourselves in your own estimation] under the mighty hand of God, that in due time He may exalt you, Casting the whole of your care [all your anxieties, all your worries, all your concerns, once and for all] on Him, for He cares for you affectionately and cares about you … Continue reading Humility comes after Casting
The allowance of evil is perfectly under the sovereignty of a Good God. Why? What? The Origin of Evil is still unknown. But, it’s defined on the basis of the existence of Good. Darkness doesn’t have an identity of its own, it’s the absence of LIGHT. If good doesn’t exist, then evil cannot be termed … Continue reading What is Evil? Where did it come from?
“…He spat on the ground and made clay with the saliva; and He anointed the eyes of the blind man with the clay. And He said to him, “Go, wash in the pool of Siloam” (which is translated, Sent). So he went and washed, and came back seeing.” – John 9: 6-7 When Jesus justified … Continue reading Time to Wash the Spit
If anyone says, " I love God,” and hates (dislike, dishonour, ignore or criticise) his brother, he is a LIAR; for he who does not love his brother whom he has seen cannot love God whom he has not seen – 1 John 4: 20 How in the world can you call a child of … Continue reading Love God?
Every time my son hugs me I am filled with an awe unexplainable. His gestures of love is totally breathtaking and immensely valuable. Any parent would agree how wonderful it’s when their children express love toward them. Before hitting the bed, sometime I reflect through the day; I get reminded of his love. And, then … Continue reading Holiness – Like a Hug
A natural pearl begins its life inside an oyster's shell when an “intruder”; such as a grain of sand or bit of floating food, slips in between one of the two shells of the oyster. This food or grain of sand often irritates the skin and interiors of the oyster. To protect itself from further … Continue reading Pearls