I’m Afraid Christianity Is Merely About …..

I’m afraid Christianity for too many people is only about singing a few songs, hearing a good sermon, making a commendable effort to be holy and being active in some church ministry. What about the Great Commission that talks about going to the nations to preach the gospel, baptizing those who respond to the preaching…

When Christianity Is Reduced To Mere Singing …..

The moment Christianity is reduced to mere singing, no matter how passionate, how loud, how long, how creative and how bold the singing is, when faith is without works, the Bible calls that dead. Jas.2:14 What does it profit, my brethren, if someone says he has faith but does not have works? Can faith save…

Such Rare Generosity!

Amazing encounter this morning. Went to Yut Kee (KL) to buy breakfast (takeaway), had coffee while waiting. A young Indian gentleman, dressed smart for work, joined me at the table. He didn’t ask, but I guess that’s the culture at Yut Kee because of it’s crazy popularity. We started chatting, he turned out to be…

Worrying Trends Amongst Believers

Worrying trends amongst believers: 1. “I love words of encouragement and sermons that are uplifting. Messages about surrender and sacrifice of a believer, faithful following of Christ at all costs, God’s judgment and obedience make me uncomfortable.” 2. “Believe in Jesus and He will fix everything in your life. You don’t have to do anything,…

The Big Thing in Church Today: Worship!

Worship is not just a big thing in church today, it is a huge commercial industry. Worship events probably attract more people than a Bible teaching conference in most instances today. Well, worship ought to be huge in the Christian faith because worship is about surrendering our lives completely and radically to God for His…

Are We Even Concerned?

“Indeed, I do not hesitate to go so far as to say that unless we, as individual Christians, are feeling a grave concern about the state of the Church and the world today, then we are very poor Christians indeed. If we are people who come to the Christian Church merely in order to get…

The Blessing of Recognizing Our Spiritual Poverty

“Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.” – Jesus said in Mt.5:3 He makes it very clear that if we recognize our spiritual poverty and our dire need for God, then we belong in the kingdom of heaven! Christians are to recognize our utter dependence on the Lord in…