Inspirational

Who Loves the Truth – Like Balaam?

A very good friend of mine suggested that those who really love the truth, will always try to teach others in a manner which may make the truth incontrovertible. However, no matter how obvious we think the truth may be, it will always remain hidden from those whom the Lord, according to his wisdom, has …

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Human Vulnerability – Gentle, Meek & Kind

There is some irony with the above photo. The Palestinian is hurling stones with a sling in protest against the heavily armed Israeli military. It reminds us of David against Goliath. Who are the victims? Genuine Christian concern for the conflict in the Middle East should not be partisan as in the case of so-called …

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Zionism Part Two – Citizens of Heaven

Zionism (Hebrew: צִיּוֹנוּת Tsiyyonut [t͡sijo̞ˈnut] after Zion) is the nationalist[fn 1] movement of the Jewish people that espouses the re-establishment of and support for[3] a Jewish state in the territory defined as the historic Land of Israel (roughly corresponding to Canaan, the Holy Land, or the region of Palestine).[4][5][6][7] Modern Zionism emerged in the late …

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What’s So Hard to Understand? The Parable of the Tenants

Jesus taught: “Listen to another parable: There was a landowner who planted a vineyard. He put a wall around it, dug a winepress in it and built a watchtower. Then he rented the vineyard to some farmers and moved to another place. When the harvest time approached, he sent his servants to the tenants to …

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