The Parables of Jesus Series | Parable of the Good Samaritan

The fourth category of teaching parables Jesus gave, is the parables about neighbours. Using the story of the good Samaritan, Jesus Christ taught us who our neighbour is and how to serve our neighbour. This parable is found in Luke 10:30-37 30 Jesus replied with a story: “A Jewish man was traveling from Jerusalem down to Jericho, …

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Guest Post | Reflections on my Interethnic Marriage

I would like to think that nowadays, and especially among Christians, interethnic marriages are celebrated. Sadly, people, including different believers, struggle to relate to those who are different to themselves. The clearest Biblical example is in Numbers 12, where Moses' siblings take issue with his African wife. For her racist, resentful attitude, Moses' sister Miriam …

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Spiritual Gifts (Part 2)| Bible Study

In part one of this bible study, we looked at what spiritual gifts are, who they are given to and what they are to be used for. We also listed all the spiritual gifts and looked at the motivational gifts. I strongly recommend you see part 1 before this. Bible references: 1 Corinthians 12:8-10; 28-30, Romans 12:6-8, Ephesians 4:11. …

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Spiritual Gifts (Part 1)| Bible Study

Spiritual gifts are gifts given to believers once they give their hearts to Jesus Christ. It is not to be mistaken for spiritual fruits listed in Galatians 5:22-23. The key difference between spiritual gifts and fruit is that spiritual fruits deals with spiritual characteristics while spiritual gifts deals with spiritual capabilities. Spiritual characteristics are what …

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