Posts under Tag: Bible
The Root Cause of Disunity

After I post about Christian Disunity, another question pop up to me. What is the root cause of disunity? I would like to refer to the book of Genesis for insights. This book teaches us about the origin of the world, it tells us about who is the Creator, and what are the creations. That is why I find it […]

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Wrestling with God
Jacob Wrestling with the Angel, Eugene Delacroix c. 1861

For whoever would save his life will lose it, and whoever loses his life for my sake will find it. – Mat 16:25 One of the most interesting story in the book of Genesis for me is the story of Jacob wrestling at Peniel (Gen 32: 24-32). It is said that Jacob have striven with God and have prevailed (verse […]

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Give me a King, Like other Nations

This is a reflection from 1 Sm 8:4-7, 10-22a. This is a story when Samuel was the judge of Israel. Prior to Samuel time as a judge, Israel were defeated twice by Philistine and the Ark of the Covenant was stolen by them. Samuel led Israel to get back the Ark. However when Samuel become old, the elders of Israel […]

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