Foundation of Faith

Faith Beyond Fear

Fear always makes us our worst self. When we look at some of the worst things humans have done, no matter what their social, political, or religious identity is, it is almost always grounded in […]

Foundation of Faith

The Better Land

A while ago, I rode on the train together with a middle-aged man. We were alone in section of the train and he asked me some questions. During our conversation, he informed me that he […]

Foundation of Faith

The Christian and the World

Salvation does not relieve us from our obligations as citizens in this world, but it frees us from the sinful influences of the world and enables us to have victory over temptation. In his letter […]

Children's Corner

The Report Card

Yesterday, Lena again had to do her homework very quickly. In the afternoon, she had played outside with her friends and forgot about it. Only when her mother reminded her of her homework did she […]

Foundation of Faith

Journey to Salvation

“Now the sojourn of the children of Israel who lived in Egypt was four hundred and thirty years. And it came to pass at the end of the four hundred and thirty years—on that very […]

Foundation of Faith

Am I Really a Christian?

When the followers of Jesus were first called “Christians” in Antioch, this label did not have the far-reaching meaning as it does today. As a rule today, Christians are those who profess to be followers […]

Foundation of Faith

Your Place in the Church

A church is composed of a diversity of people. Paul tried to show this by describing the human body and all of its parts. Every part is different, but each carries out important functions in […]

Children's Corner

Little Jobs for the Lord

A little boy once heard that even children could work for God’s kingdom, if they only loved the Lord Jesus with all their heart.  The boy was crippled. He knew he wasn’t able to go […]

Foundation of Faith

The Congregation… (and the Pastor)

It is often said proverbially, “Like the preacher, so the church,” and consequently, high expectations are placed on the preacher. But unfortunately it is forgotten that the preacher is also dependent on the church and […]