“he has anointed me to proclaim good news…”

“he has anointed me to proclaim good news…”

“The Spirit of the Lord is on me, because he has anointed me
to proclaim good news to the poor.
He has sent me to proclaim freedom for the prisoners
and recovery of sight for the blind,
to set the oppressed free,
to proclaim the year of the Lord’s favor.”
Luke 4:18-19 (NIV)

In His ministry, Jesus taught about the Kingdom which He came to initiate, establish and draw people into: a Kingdom where justice ultimately prevails. On this Sabbath day, within the synagogue of Nazareth, Jesus shows how He …

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His Beautiful Fragrance

His Beautiful Fragrance

“But thanks be to God, who in Christ always leads us in triumphal procession, and through us spreads the fragrance of the knowledge of him everywhere.”
2 Corinthians 2:14 (ESV)

There is such a great well of richness to the words that Paul uses. And as our team pondered upon this verse, we were so aware of the confidence with which Paul spoke. How naturally he incorporated the sovereignty of the Father in his text, and how he acknowledged that all which is outwardly done …

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Racial Reconciliation

Racial Reconciliation

“But the Lord came down to see the city and the tower the people were building. The Lord said, “If as one people speaking the same language they have begun to do this, then nothing they plan to do will be impossible for them. Come, let us go down and confuse their language so they will not understand each other.”

So the Lord scattered them from there over all the earth, and they stopped building the city. That is why it was …

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