Truth

13 Feb

Truth
We are seeking the Truth.

This morning let’s meditate on a few scriptures why we need to read the Bible. In John 8:32, we are taught that if we find the truth and not lie we can be free. Yes all the freedom from the bondage of all evil forces containing false truths that lead to death. Here in the book of John, Jesus himself said that we can be free if we know the truth:-

“John 8:32 And ye shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free”.

Certainly we may have great knowledge of the Bible but it is the truth that we must seek to know and believe because for each truth that we know “we can be set free” from that particular problem or circumstance.

In John 10:10 our Lord Jesus himself said only through Him can He give us a life that is wholesome and complete. The word life means the Zoe life, meaning the “God kind of life” which is inclusive of every good thing the world seeks to find – Wealth, health and prosperity is but to name a few…The world cannot give us this kind of living. Instead, we see people often feeling lost and confused and all these situations they face simply because they do not know the truth as revealed in the scriptures, the word of God. – This morning let’s meditate on a few scriptures why we need to read the Bible:-

Overcoming Blood of Jesus

10 Jan

Overcoming Blood of Jesus-Today I want to share on the “Overcoming Blood of Jesus”.
I have posted several messages on the Blood of Jesus but this message will show you why it is important to apply the Blood for our protection and this has to be done on a daily basis, without which we expose ourselves and family to the attack of the enemy.

The scripture in Revelation 12:11 says we overcome satan and all his evil works by the Blood of Jesus! A few days back I share a message on “Total Protection through the Blood of Jesus”. The next thing we must to do is to apply the Blood; the Apostle St Peter called it the “sprinkling” of the Blood.

HOW TO HAVE TOTAL PROTECTION

4 Jan

In this message, I am going share a topic on “HOW TO HAVE TOTAL PROTECTION” from any evil work assigned against you by using powerful scriptures to pray. Here the scripture shows us clearly that we can use spiritual weapons to pull down strong holds set up by evil spirits and the principal method is to use scriptures to pray to pull them down.

Best Health Food

3 Jan

BEST HEALTH FOOD!
What is the “Best health food” to keep us healthy and strong?

Some would say exercise is the way. Others would say eating healthy is best. Yet many would be sold to taking health food!

For me I love outdoor sports as a way to stay healthy and fit. I have always enjoyed fishing, both inshore and offshore. I too enjoyed cycling. Once whilst during a school break, about 6 of us students from St Patrick’s cycled all the way to Kota Tinggi and back to Singapore. At our destination, I remember all of us took a night rest, yes of all place, in a small Police Station. But then we were students and could not afford a hotel!

Thoughts Of Peace

4 Oct

Thoughts Of Peace!   Good Morning God’s people, only a small remnant was sent into captivity under King Nebuchadrezzar for 70 years because of one thing: Their repeated rebellion and disobedience. And in the midst of this sad event, God … Read More »

Gospel of Peace

20 Sep

Gospel of Peace   Good Morning This is a beautiful and an encouraging scripture:- Romans 10:15 “How beautiful are the feet of them that preach the gospel of peace, and bring glad tidings of good things!” Ever since I became … Read More »

He Called Me!

29 Aug

How I Was Saved!

chosenofgod2 Good Morning

This is my testimony how I was saved!

I like tennis. One evening about 30 years ago I was sitting down in an umpire chair to rest after a game at Braddell Height Estate, Singapore. I was still resting and watching my friends playing their rounds when suddenly I heard a voice speaking inside me. Before that, I have heard the same voice a few times calling my birth name as if it were my close friends. At that time, I was still an unbeliever and naturally I thought the voice was really someone calling me. As an unbeliever, I had no experience at all what the voice of God really was!  The words went something like:-

“Are you still waiting? I have given you many things and saved you from serious injuries or death? Should you not start a spiritual search to find out about the God who took care of you all these years?”

After the episode, I began a new reading habit.  I went to library and bookstores searching for materials written about God and spiritual matters. Here are some previous experiences I had before I became a believer:-

I Helped A Girl Who Fell In A Bus

Many many years ago, I was returning home after a visit to see my wife. It was then very late, almost close to 12 midnight.  I was riding in a bus when it made a wide turn at a bend. A teenage girl seating at a corner seat suddenly lost her balance and fell from her seat. She was hurt. She must have knocked her head against some metal object.  She got a nasty cut on her forehead and was bleeding. No one rushed to help her. Imagine, a girl was hurt and they remained seated in their seats!

Without a thought, I immediately got up to help.  The bus driver was standing, watching, perhaps in shock. My thought was to get her to hospital quickly and so I told the driver to stop the bus and let us down. The bus had stopped at a stretch of a lonely quiet road (Lornie Road) with hardly any traffic.  You see, it was then past midnight and the bus was running its final service.  But surprisingly help came almost immediately. A  taxi came along and I waved for it to stop. He took us to the nearest hospital at Toa Payoh Hospital. After her admission, I left and proceeded to her house to inform her parents. They were so grateful and even tried to reward me with some money to show their gratitude for helping their daughter.

A Kelong Worker Fell Into The Sea

Another time I was on a short holiday staying at a Kelong for some some fishing in Mersing, Malaysia. One early morning while preparing my fishing equipment, I saw a worker tripped and fell into the sea. He was struggling to stay afloat. Obviously he could not swim.  Without hesitation, I jumped into the water and managed to pull him out safely. Fortunately, I learned to swim when I was very young.

Man Struggling In Sea At East Coast Park

Another time at a picnic in East Coast Park beach, I saw someone in waters shouting for help. Immediately, I swam towards him and managed to get him out to safety. Saved 3 lives and more…

I often wondered why these events happened to me! Perhaps the Lord saw my heart. In this forum you will read how I enjoy witnessing to win souls for the Lord! At 70, I am still at it, winning souls for the kingdom! It is such a joy to see an unsaved one praying the “sinner prayer”, Amen.

In John 10:10, the scripture tells us that the devil’s work is to kill, steal and destroy: “The thief cometh not, but for to steal, and to kill, and to destroy: I am come that they might have life, and that they might have it more abundantly.” I suppose I am no exception. Whether a person is saved or not, it makes no difference to the devil. But the difference for believers is that we are equipped with the armour and weapon of God, Amen.  I thank the Lord for the chapter in Ephesians 6!

Yes, we must never forget to thank the Father for sending His only begotten Son Jesus to save us!. He came to give us life and life more abundantly. All Glory to Him!

I remember one incident when I was in secondary school. I had climbed up a tree to retrieve a fishing line which got stuck. When I moved further up a branch, it suddenly cracked under my weight and I fell at least 10 feet down.  I used my hand to break the fall and broke my wrist.

I remember another incident.  One morning I was on my way to work.  It was in my early years of work. I was riding a scooter along Napier Road when a schoolgirl after crossing one half of the road in front of me, decided to turn around to pick up something she dropped from her school bag. I braked and could not avoid her. She was knocked down and unlike a car, there was no protection for me. I remember being flung into the air, somersaulted, and somehow landed on my knees.  Yes it must have been a guardian angel on assignment! Amen. I was unharmed except for torn shirt, trouser and minor bruises. I recovered my stature, lifted her up and moved her to the side of the road. Praise God, a kind samaritan stopped by and took us in his car to hospital. Perhaps he was also an angel sent to help.

There were other near death incidents too but I will share other time!

From all these incidents happening, it was as if I could not die. God was somehow preserving me to share His story? It was the “Call of God” on my life. I thank Jesus for saving me and allowing me now to serve Him!

After the tennis game that night, I went home and started some soul searching about the incidents and the invisible hands that protected me. I started reading the Bible and slowly I lost interest in tennis. Attending Church meetings became my new passion. I thank God for His love, mercy and grace in sending His beloved Son Jesus to save us.

Amen
Be blessed
Living Bread : Jesusthelivingbread.com

 

Power Of Two

23 Aug

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Gift of God

19 Aug

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Sowing Seed

20 Jul

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He Gave

20 Jul

He Gave Oh how can we ever adequately thank God for love shown to us through John 3:16:- “For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but … Read More »

Zoe Life

20 Jun

Zoe Life   Good Morning According to the Greek New Testament, there are three kinds of lives: the bios (physical) life, the psuche (psychological) life, and the zoe (eternal) life. Each morning I write my “Living Bread” messages during the … Read More »

Soaring Like An Eagle

15 Mar

Soaring Like An Eagle-This morning I would like to share how to be led by the Spirit, to take a lesson from the “The Way Of An Eagle”. There is much lesson to learn how eagles fly: Soaring like an eagle!

Isaiah 40:31 uses the words “…But they that wait upon the Lord shall renew their strength”. Certainly the scripture is demonstrating to us not to use our strength and sweat unnecessarily. By remaining still and just waiting upon the Lord will allow us to stay strong and at the same time allowing the Lord to renew our strength. That’s how eagles renew their strength by just soaring instead using their strength and energy to flap and flap their wings and lose strength. They have learned to “Wait”. Most believers are impatient and often get discouraged because they simply have not learned to stay still and wait upon the Lord patiently.

Seek Me Earnestly

26 Feb

Good Morning Seek Me Earnestly! Got up early this morning to fellowship with the Lord. Today the Lord is asking you to seek Him earnestly.  If you seek Him diligently more and more, He will reward you richly according to … Read More »

The New Man

8 Feb

The New Man Good Morning This morning we take a look at why we are now called a “New Man” in Ephesians 2:15. “Having abolished in his flesh the enmity, even the law of commandments contained in ordinances; for to … Read More »

Word of Life

14 Dec

Good Morning Word of Life Let’s meditate on the “Word of Life” this morning. We find this verse in 2 places in the scriptures:- “Philippians 2: 16 Holding forth the “word of life”; that I may rejoice in the day … Read More »

Protection Grace Peace

14 Dec

Protection Grace Peace (The Priestly Blessing) Good Morning This morning I want to share on the importance of one aspect as to how believers should pray according to what is written in the scripture.  James taught that many times, we fail … Read More »

Spirit And Life – Part 2

1 Dec

Good Morning My Words Are Spirit And Life! As promised here is part 2 of the earlier message on “My Words Are Spirit And Life” “John 6:63 It is the spirit that quickeneth; the flesh profiteth nothing: the words that … Read More »

The Love of God

27 Nov

Good Morning I had barely slept, after my nightly devotion and prayer, when the Lord woke me up early in the morning at 4 and showered me with His presence. And He flashed in my mind Romans 8 repeatedly as to … Read More »

Spirit And Life – Part 1

26 Nov

Jesus said in John 6:63 “My words are spirit and life”. Good Morning Spirit And Life This morning, let’s look a little deeper into the meaning of “Spirt And Life” in the scripture below:- “John 6:63 It is the spirit … Read More »

Who We Are “In Christ”

6 Nov

Good Morning Who We Are In Christ! Yesterday we meditated on the word that we are a new creation “In Christ”. Knowing “Who We Are” as believers is therefore of paramount importance as to how we live, and move, and … Read More »