Palms of His Hands

A Plea to the Almighty

A Plea to the Almighty Oh Lord, God, Creator of the Universe; Help me count my blessings. When all I see around me is sadness and darkness; Oh Lord, please give me light! When I am overwhelmed with pain; Questioning ‘Why should this happen to me?” When I am discouraged and in tears; Oh Lord,

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Different Ways of talking about God

One cannot explain or talk about God in ordinary, literal, everyday words or language. God cannot be talked using words that are applicable to the finite things of this world or in the same way as we talk about others. Surely, “God is other than the Universe…and ‘more’…(Ramsey,1971). In fact, nothing in this heaven or

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Thoughts on a Pendulum

Thoughts on a Pendulum Earth taken by the edges; heavens praise your wonders Brought forth in iniquity; heritage from the Lord Taken from clay; made so wonderfully complex Painful toil all days of life; more valued than many sparrows Heart troubled and afraid; covered with his feathers Walking through a valley of void; soaring on

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Wait in the Lord

How long Lord; how long? Life was smooth, journey exciting, until the pandemic came sweeping across Lives are lost, sorrows saved here and there Wealth was power, pretense ruling until the economy left depriving all Jobs are lost; fears harsh far and near How long Lord, how long before you relent sparing all Minds are

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Thought for the day – This is the thing our souls must ask, “Just what have we done today?”

“No words, no explanation”, 10-day photo challenge is a trend in Facebook keeping several people happily occupied amidst social distancing and quarantine. By no means, could social distancing stop millions of people from displaying their creativity, skills and blessings through different social media, giving them a sense of nearness. Yet, few people step out of

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The Good News we have today through Christ

God ‘bought’ us reconciliation, that we may be redeemed and have eternal life.  Apostle Paul says that the cross is a symbol to remind Christians that they are dead to the world of sin and evil and being alive as new creations in Jesus (Rom. 6:4,11). According to Holdsworth, Paul ‘moves beyond empty tombs and

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What did Jesus death achieve for us?

God abhors evil and it is His nature not to overlook evil. However, we are set free from our evil nature through Jesus death.  Jesus came as a ‘justification’ symbol. He took our sufferings in this world upon Him and brought victory over death by laying down His life. Moreover, we can enter into God’s

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God is a miracle-worker – Testimony

We worship an amazing God; Our God is so full of mercy, love and compassion. Needless to say, He performs wonders and miracles that keep us in awe. As the author of Psalm 77 writes, “You are the God who works wonders; you have made known your might among the peoples” (Vs.14), we too experience

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