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When Grace became the authority for rewards and exemption

©  Sophia Lorena Benjamin A woman caught in adultery was brought to Jesus by the teachers of the law and the pharisees. “Teacher,” they said to Jesus, “this woman was caught … Continue reading

September 2, 2019 · 7 Comments

Nazareth! Can anything good come from there?

©Sophia Lorena Benjamin   The Word of God has promises of great hope. That very Word also documents some of the great acts performed by the hand of God. Most people in Nazareth … Continue reading

August 9, 2019 · 8 Comments

Did Jesus stay away intentionally?

©Sophia Lorena Benjamin It was a beautiful day. Everything seemed to be on track. Jesus was taking his disciples to the other side of the lake. They got onto a … Continue reading

August 2, 2019 · 3 Comments

When the wait is worth it.

Sophia Lorena BenjaminWaiting can be quite a task. Especially around things involving uncertainty of the outcome; like a student waiting for examination results, a job seeker awaiting an interview response, … Continue reading

July 18, 2018 · 8 Comments

The Prison Shaker

Paul and Silas were in prison. Jailed for something they didn’t deserve. Their crime? Preaching and teaching about Jesus. Interestingly, Paul and Silas did not grumble or murmur about the … Continue reading

July 9, 2017 · 7 Comments

And Yes! Maybe they really do not know what they are doing.

‘They do not know what they are doing’ – Defending words! The 23rd chapter of Luke; reading about the crucifixion of Jesus, you feel the animosity towards those who put … Continue reading

May 23, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Story of Palm Sunday

When Jesus neared Jerusalem on the Mount of Olives, He instructed two of his disciples to go ahead to the village and untie a donkey with a colt and bring … Continue reading

April 9, 2017 · Leave a comment

Stay focused on what has to be done

Jesus? Tempted? Seriously? Yes. There is a tempter, who always tries to tempt. And even Jesus was not exempted. The tempter is very subtle; he tempts us mostly in the … Continue reading

April 1, 2017 · 5 Comments

The Holy Spirit and 80 percent discount at a fashion store. What’s the connection?

As a film enthusiast, to me,  Mathew chapter 3 is like a much anticipated movie scene. Freeing my visual imagination, I see a man dressed in camel hair, wearing a … Continue reading

March 22, 2017 · Leave a comment

Pick the Promise. It’s yours!

  The 2nd chapter of Mathew reveals the birth of Jesus in Bethlehem. Wise men came enquiring “where is the king of the Jews?” They were led by a star … Continue reading

March 16, 2017 · 2 Comments