All Lives Matter on World Leprosy Day

Jan 27

All Lives Matter on World Leprosy Day

World Leprosy Day is January 29, 2017. Leprosy? Is that still a thing? I know Jesus healed people of leprosy, but is leprosy still around? Sadly, yes. Despite new treatments that can cure leprosy, the stigma of having an infectious disease keeps people from seeking treatment, especially when society shuts out people with leprosy. More than 200,000 new cases are...

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Touching Godliness by K.P. Yohannan

Oct 26

Touching Godliness by K.P. Yohannan

In a culture where people nearly regard belligerence as a virtue, it’s refreshing to hear a quiet, soothing voice remind us that the path to godliness leads through brokenness and submission to authority. K.P. Yohannan has a gentle way of pointing out our human tendency to rebel against authority. He doesn’t point fingers, blame, or condemn. He shows the error of...

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When We Have Failed—What Next?

Oct 16

When We Have Failed—What Next?

After some recent failures, both public and private, I picked up When We Have Failed—What Next? to help make sense of my propensity to blow it. K.P. Yohannan gives biblical examples of those who have had very public failures and God brought them back to become great servants of God. The difference in whether one can recover from a failure or not is in one’s...

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Discouragement: Reasons and Answers by K.P. Yohannan

Aug 13

Discouragement: Reasons and Answers by K.P. Yohannan

Despair. Discouragement. Disappointment. We each encounter these dark obstacles in life. Sometimes we become stuck in them. K.P. Yohannan offers some biblical advice on how to overcome discouragement. He begins by uncovering the deceptions involved in discouragement. This is the Deceiver at work, clouding our ability to see good and fixing our eyes on difficulties....

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Journey with Jesus by K.P. Yohannan

Aug 05

Journey with Jesus by K.P. Yohannan

Journey with Jesus provides a glimpse of the life of Christ as the disciples must have experienced His life and teachings. The emphasis remains on the truth that Jesus could do nothing on His own. Jesus sought direction and empowerment from God. We must live in that same humble, dependent relationship to experience the direction and power of God in our lives. Here’s...

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