"And let me make it quite clear that when Christians say the Christ-life is in them, they do not mean simply something mental or moral. When they speak of being ‘in Christ’ or of Christ being ‘in them’, this is not simply a way of saying that they are thinking about Christ or copying Him. … Continue reading Wisdom From Lewis and W. Hill
One of my favourite verses are Ephesians 14-21. As you have probably noticed, my blog name is inspired by verse 20! As I was revisiting the passage today for writing, a phrase stood out to me. "18 may have power, together with all the saints, to grasp how wide and long and high and deep is … Continue reading With All The Saints.
Wow, I am truly learning a lot as I write my essay. This is the third short post inspired by what I have learnt as I do my research. In my paper, I write about as humanity made in the image of triune God, we outflow love to others as those receive love from God. … Continue reading Sin as “Incurvatus in se”
Another discovery (how ignorant I have been!) in the midst of writing my essay. In the finale of Les Miserables, Victor Hugo writes, “To love another person is to see the face of God.” Does this not ring true to 1 John 4:12? And is it not amazing that Jesus says that if we see … Continue reading Hugo’s version of 1 John 4:12
Currently working on an essay - still not sure how it is going to turn out - that will mostly be centred on primarily God's Kingdom and humanity (both of Jesus Christ and ours), I recently came across this fascinating poem by C.S. Lewis that I had never heard of. Have a listen or a … Continue reading On Being Human by C.S. Lewis
Assuming the worst about others' motives hurts. Of course I am speaking as one who has done it and has been hurt by it as well, so I am not saying I am any better. Two quotes I really like that often speak to cases like these: “Don't judge a man by where he is, … Continue reading Word.
This is to add on my previous post on our Colossians study. For in Him all the fullness of God was pleased to dwell (Col 1:19) For in Him the whole fullness of deity dwells bodily (Col 2:9) The fullness of God - something that is incredibly difficult to be described precisely in our own … Continue reading The Fullness of God