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In The News – 25th January 2016

In The News Links to interesting articles elsewhere Netanyahu to Hamas: Israel Will Strike With ‘Greater Force’ Than 2014 War if Attacked from Tunnels February 1, 2016 Israel will respond more forcefully than it did during 2014’s Operation Protective Edge if it is attacked from the Gaza Strip’s terror tunnels, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Sunday. Netanyahu, speaking to the annual meeting of Israel’s ambassadors Continue Reading

Men of the Bible: Isaac

Men of the Bible Isaac ===== His name means: "He Laughs" His work: Isaac was an accomplished farmer and herdsman. His character: The only son of Abraham and Sarah, Isaac at a young age witnessed, through the faithfulness of his father, the meaning of obedience. He was gentle and hardworking. His sorrow: As an old and feeble man, Isaac was victimized by the deception of his son Jacob and to his later dismay gave him the blessing that Continue Reading

Morning and Evening by Charles Spurgeon – 5th February

Morning ======= "The love of the Lord." / Hosea 3:1 Believer, look back through all thine experience, and think of the way whereby the Lord thy God has led thee in the wilderness, and how he hath fed and clothed thee every day--how he hath borne with thine ill manners--how he hath put up with all thy murmurings, and all thy longings after the flesh-pots of Egypt--how he has opened the rock to supply thee, and fed thee with manna Continue Reading

Top 10 Acts of Christian Courage in 2015

Top 10 Acts of Christian Courage in 2015   (Photo: Christian Post) Linda Harvey is president of Mission America and hosts a talk show on Salem affiliate WRFD in Columbus, Ohio. This article was originally published on December 29, 2015 at WND.com. (Used with permission.) Do not be afraid of sudden disaster, or the devastation that comes to the wicked. Indeed, the LORD will be your confidence, and he will keep your foot from being Continue Reading

2016 – The Year Ahead – Part Three

2016 – The Year Ahead – Part Three The LORD’s anger won’t turn back until he has accomplished what he intended to do. In the future you will clearly understand it. — Jeremiah 23:20, (ISV) In the last two week’s we’ve looked into what is coming in KI’s 12 Strategic Trends with a view to 2016. In week one, we covered three of the trends: Israel, America, and Europe/Russia. Week two we covered Islam, the Middle East, and Asia. Today we will Continue Reading

2016 – The Year Ahead – Part Two

2016 – The Year Ahead – Part Two The LORD’s anger won’t turn back until he has accomplished what he intended to do. In the future you will clearly understand it. — Jeremiah 23:20, (ISV) In the last week’s eNews article, we talked about three of the Strategic Trends that the Koinonia Institute follows: Israel, America and Europe/Russia. Today we will continue the look into 2016 and examine what lies on the horizon in some of KI’s other Continue Reading

2016 – The Year Ahead – Part One

2016 – The Year Ahead – Part One You must realize, however that in the last days difficult times will come. People will be lovers of themselves, lovers of money, boastful, arrogant, abusive, disobedient to their parents, ungrateful, unholy, unfeeling, uncooperative, slanderous, degenerate, brutal, hateful of what is good, traitors, reckless, conceited, and lovers of pleasure rather than lovers of God. They will hold to an outward form of Continue Reading

Important News Headlines – 11th to 18th January 2016

Important News Headlines Arab League against Iran: Emergency meeting held to discuss Tehran’s threat to security January 09, 2016 Arab foreign ministers condemned attacks on Saudi diplomatic missions in Iran and warned on Sunday that the country would face wider opposition if it continued its “interference” in the internal affairs of Arab states. Tensions between the Sunni Muslim kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Shi’ite Muslim Iran have escalated Continue Reading

Christ—perfect through sufferings

‘For it became him, for whom are all things, and by whom are all things, in bringing many sons unto glory, to make the captain of their salvation perfect through sufferings.’ Hebrews 2:10 Suggested Further Reading: Revelation 7:13–17 We must not say what God could do or could not do, but it does seem to me that by no process of creation could he have ever made such beings as we shall be when we are brought to heaven; for if he had made Continue Reading

The exaltation of Christ

“Wherefore God also hath highly exalted him, and given him a name which is above every name: That at the name of Jesus every knee should bow, of things in heaven, and things in earth, and things under the earth; And that every tongue should confess that Jesus Christ is Lord, to the glory of God the Father.” Philippians 2:9-11 Suggested Further Reading: John 17:1-5 Look at him! Can your imagination picture him? Behold his transcendent Continue Reading