Religion is composed of a set of morals, rules,and often is based on faith. Christianity is a relationship with Jesus Christ, a faith in Almighty God. The Son of God told Christians to "Go ye therefore, and teach all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost: Teaching them to observe all things whatsoever I have commanded you: and, lo, I am with you always, even unto the end of the world." Matthew 28:19-20 (KJV) Philosophy is a critic of belief and belief systems devoted to wisdom which [...]
In recent times, in order to help prevent the spread of disease, many nations have instructed their citizens to remain indoors. For many in this nation this means families being together, including, but not always, husbands and wives. It may also mean an additional strain on those working in the law and justice spheres, both emotionally and physically, due to the necessity of keeping safe from the disease, but often needing to work in close proximity to those breaking the law of the land or in need of help. Pray for wisdom and protection for them. Pray against [...]
Time is a fixed commodity and for many in the business community it has been an on-going struggle to ensure that they have enough time with their families. Now, due to the current pandemic, evenings and weekends are cleared of meetings, fixtures and social gatherings, after school sports, lessons and other events. Praise God for this precious gift of time freed up to refocus, rest, play and plan our days with our loved ones. Thank God that now there can be regular family meals together. Living in such close proximity for a long time may be a challenge so [...]
National Day of Prayer for Defence 28/3/2020. Pray for all members of the Defence Force, and all serving especially those who are in a traditional marriage relationship - that the Lord may preserve them from all harm.Ps 91:11. Pray that even in war zones, they may keep clearly before them the defense of all human rights. Pray especially at this time for all who are going through grief journies, especially those in the protection services, and all who have been affected by drought/fire and their families.(Ps 147:3) Pray that governments would provide appropriate funding for the Defence Force [...]
“Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It is not rude, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs. Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres. Love never fails.”—
I Corinthians 13: 4-8
He (Jesus) answered, “Have you not read that he who created them from the beginning made them male and female, and said, Therefore a man shall leave his father and his mother and hold fast to his wife, and the two shall become one flesh’?