The Gospel and COVID-19

Within less than three months of its emergence in the Chinese city of Wuhan, the coronavirus has spread to nearly all continents on the globe and has now been declared a global pandemic.  Events are being cancelled, lockdowns have been imposed on different communities.  Stock markets have taken a dive. People are reacting with fear … Continue reading The Gospel and COVID-19

The Gift of Tongues

After accomplishing His mission on earth in living a perfect life, dying as a ransom for the human race, and conquering death, Jesus was about to return to His Father in Heaven. On earth He would leave a group of disciples who had accepted Him as the Messiah and to these He gave a special … Continue reading The Gift of Tongues

A Blessed Hope

Most probably you will recall the thrilling 2010 incident of Chilean miners who got trapped underground for two months in a mine in Chile’s Atacama Desert. The incredible feat saw the 33 men clock a total of 69 days sealed in dense darkness, and for the first 17 days no one knew whether they were … Continue reading A Blessed Hope

Does Grace Abolish the Law?

We live today in a world characterised by an epidemic of crime. News stories each day tell of gruesome acts perpetrated by humans to fellow humans. We hear of machete gangs terrorising defenseless individuals, gun violence and robberies, illicit amassing of wealth, rape, incest, the list is endless.  And just when we think we have … Continue reading Does Grace Abolish the Law?

Hope Beyond the Grave

A cultural practice common to ancient Egyptian society was the mummification of dead human bodies. This was a process meant to preserve the body organs of a deceased person through dehydration, wrapping the body in layers of linen cloth, and then coating it with a resin substance to prevent further decomposition. According to tradition, the … Continue reading Hope Beyond the Grave

Will there be a “Secret Rapture”?

Many Christians today hold different views regarding the manner of the second coming of Christ. But perhaps one view that has gained widespread popularity in modern mainstream Christianity is the ‘secret rapture’ teaching. The theme has also spilled into the entertainment industry with, for example, the 2014 release of the Christian blockbuster movie, Left Behind, … Continue reading Will there be a “Secret Rapture”?