Heroes & Heroines of Faith Series Part 14: David

He is one of the most talked about characters in the bible. His famous triumph in the fight against Goliath was actually what brought him to limelight. But before the victory, he had years of serving unnoticed. David's dad forgot to include him in the list of sons he had when Samuel came to anoint …

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Heroes & Heroines of Faith Series Part 13: Jephthah

It hurts to suffer as a result of past mistakes. But it's worse when you are suffering for something you knew nothing about. Jephthah went through a tough time because of his mother's lifestyle. His mum was a prostitute and in the land of Israel then people like her were not the ones others would …

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Heroes & Heroines of Faith Series Part 10: Gideon

When we read Judges 6, Gideon doesn't really look like a hero of faith. But when we take a closer look, there are so many lessons to be learnt from the life of Gideon. The Israelites were being maltreated by the Midianites who were harvesting their crops. It was a time of fear and panic …

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The Similarities Between Joseph and Jesus Christ

On yesterday's blog post, i mentioned that i could see similarities between Joseph and Jesus Christ which is making me believe that Joseph's life was prophetic. I went away to do further research and i found a chart that compares both of them with scriptural backings. I believe this reaffirms my belief on this. Please …

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Heroes & Heroines of Faith Series Part 7: Joseph

Joseph's life is synonymous with what integrity stands for. His life was quite an eventful one. He experienced the two extremes of life - the highest of the highs and the lowest of the lows. Can you imagine living in a home where you are greatly disliked and hated by your siblings? This was the …

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Heroes & Heroines of Faith Series: Reflection on the Study so Far

I tried to move on to the next hero of faith as promised in my last post. However i can't seem to rush past the messages embedded in Hebrews 11:13-16. These people all died controlled and sustained by their faith, but not having received the tangible fulfillment of [God’s] promises, only having seen it and greeted it from a …

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