In the Gospel of John, we are privy to read about a conversation that took place between a man called Nicodemus and Jesus (John 3:1-16). I thought that it would be worthwhile for us to reflect on the lessons that we can learn from their conversation, specifically what we can learn from Nicodemus’ beliefs about … More Have you been born again?
Introduction What comes to your mind when you hear the word ‘religion’? Someone summarized religion with this phrase “rites, robes, bells and smells”. The word is often associated with irrelevant traditions, legalistic rules, hypocritical clergy, dreary routine, a crutch for comfort, judgement and the list goes on. As a result I have attempted to remove … More Is your religion acceptable to God?
A few weeks ago I watched an incredible war film called ‘Bridge on the River Kwai’ which was based on the actual construction of the original bridge on the River Kwai during WWII, by British prisoners who were taken captive at a Japanese prison camp in Burma. Ernest Gordon, a soldier who helped build this … More War and peace: A story of reconciliation between enemies
National Geographic conducted a world population series a few years ago. Their research findings were very informative and interesting. For those of you who enjoy stats here are a few from the study conducted: 5% of people consume 23% of the world’s energy. 13% of the world’s population don’t have clean drinking water 38% of … More 7 billion people and counting