When God Says Go

Who doesn’t love a good underdog story? The story of David and Goliath found in 1 Samuel 17 is one such story in the bible that we have often heard from the time we were little.It is a lesson of courage, faith, and overcoming what seems impossible. The Israelites under the command of King Saul were to fight the Philistine army. A Philistine giant named Goliath who stood at over nine feet tall came to the front of the Philistine battle line each day for forty days and challenged someone to fight him. He mocked and insulted the Israelites and … Continue reading When God Says Go

Not Without Effect

“But by the grace of God I am what I am, and his grace to me was not without effect. No, I worked harder than all of them—yet not I, but the grace of God that was with me.” (1 Corinthians 15:10). As I read this verse, I found myself pondering over Paul saying that who and what he is now, is only because of God’s grace and that gift of Grace on him has not been wasted, it has not been without effect. Grace is unmerited favour that we receive from God. It is something that is not earned. Paul did … Continue reading Not Without Effect