Wealth/riches, influence and serving God – Joseph and Nicodemus

Sometime this week, I was reading about Ken Costa, an accomplished and successful South African banker and philantropist who had just become chairman of a private equity fund. He had written a book about Joseph of Arimathea and this piqued my interest to study further about this Joseph. Below are my findings about this rich … Continue reading Wealth/riches, influence and serving God – Joseph and Nicodemus

Time cycles in how/when God provides for His children. ๐Ÿ’ก๐Ÿ™๐Ÿพ

Exodus 16:4-5, 22-30; Leviticus 25:3-7. 20-22; 26:14-15, 34-35; 2 Chronicles 36:20-21; Isaiah 37:30-31 In studying the old testament, one time cycle that keeps jumping out at me relates to how and when God provides for His children.ย  - First thing to note is that God has daily and yearly cycles and the time marks in … Continue reading Time cycles in how/when God provides for His children. ๐Ÿ’ก๐Ÿ™๐Ÿพ

Top 5 things I learnt from studying Revelation this quarter ๐Ÿค“๐Ÿ™๐Ÿพ๐Ÿ˜‡

1 Thessalonians 5:21-21 1) The book is a revelation of Jesus Christ (Rev 1:1) and His wonderful plan of salvation since the beginning of time. God wants all (Christians and otherwise) to read, understand and keep what the book says for the time is at hand, and He has promised to bless all who do … Continue reading Top 5 things I learnt from studying Revelation this quarter ๐Ÿค“๐Ÿ™๐Ÿพ๐Ÿ˜‡

Study: How to keep the Sabbath Day holy ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜‡

Question: How do I keep the Sabbath day holy? ๐Ÿ˜ ๐Ÿ˜‡ Lessons from the life of Jesus, the Apostles and the old testament: 1) It involves keeping the right โ€˜dayโ€™ i.e. Friday sunset to Saturday sunset in accordance with Godโ€™s definition of a day in Genesis when Sabbath was instituted for man, and not Sunday, … Continue reading Study: How to keep the Sabbath Day holy ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜‡

Should we keep the โ€˜lawโ€™? What is the handwriting of ordinances and are they same as the Ten Commandments?

Colossians 2:14-17 To fully understand the Bible, we need to compare scripture with scripture to reach a holistic understanding - Is 28:10; 2 Tim 2:15. When the New Testament uses the word โ€œlawโ€, what is it referring to? Iโ€™ll start explaining this using Col 2:14-17. The main question is - What is the handwriting of … Continue reading Should we keep the โ€˜lawโ€™? What is the handwriting of ordinances and are they same as the Ten Commandments?