REV. DR. RICHARD HOWELL

Mutuality of love and respect

Mutuality of love and respect

Sonia and Sam, like all young lovers, with a dream to establish an ideal home, and be ‘salt and light’...

Whom are you seeking?

Whom are you seeking?

Jesus asked the disciples of John, who started following him when John pointed to Jesus as the Messiah whom they...

Jesus transformed Rita

Jesus transformed Rita

Jesus transformed Dr Rita James’ life. Here is her story; “Born in a devoutly religious family, reciting scriptures and prayers...

Jesus heals a withered hand

Jesus heals a withered hand

When Jesus healed the man with the withered hand on Sabbath (Luke 6), He communicated to religious leaders that there...

Jesus transformed Tejal

Jesus transformed Tejal

Jesus transforms lives to love God and all of God’s creation. Here is Tejal’s story. She was raised in a...

Jesus defeated death

Jesus defeated death

Jesus of Nazareth, God incarnate, rose from the dead on the third day after His Crucifixion, and because He conquered...

Jesus gives peace

Jesus gives peace

Jesus and His disciples’ entry into Jerusalem were joyfully celebrated, and Jesus was welcomed as the Messiah, the King of...

Judas’ betrayal and Mary’s devotion

Judas’ betrayal and Mary’s devotion

To betray you must first belong; among the disciples of Jesus, Judas was trusted with money matters; yet he betrayed...

Jesus transformed Meghna

Jesus transformed Meghna

Jesus transformed Meghna’s life. Here’s how Meghna narrates it. “Both my parents were doctors in the Indian Army, and moving...

A fruitful branch

A fruitful branch

Lent is a forty-day period for believers to reflect, repent and renew their life in Christ Jesus. There are many...

Walking with Jesus

Walking with Jesus

Walking together with Jesus is an incredible adventure. The crowds followed him for days together, and Jesus generously fed them....

When faith finds feet

When faith finds feet

Ronny bought toy guns for his two-year-old son, Tony, bragging, “he needs to grow up brave!” Ronny’s received plenty of...

Stability amid crises

Stability amid crises

Do you think Daniel’s peace was shattered when he was taken captive to a foreign land? He lived through an...

Purity of heart

Purity of heart

John knows that purity of heart is contrary to how he lives due to the tendencies of his wayward nature....

Law and Grace

Law and Grace

John is excited about his newfound freedom in Christ. He now lives life king sized with no fear or guilt....

Scars of Jesus

Scars of Jesus

Mary accepted the excruciatingly painful task of giving birth as a virgin to baby Jesus; in a culture that would...

Walk before God

Walk before God

God’s love towards us is amazing in that He comes seeking for us to bring us back from a wayward...

Trust in the Lord

Trust in the Lord

The words “trust in the Lord” kept echoing in Reah’s ears as she waited at the hospital. She was just...

Sacrifice of praise

Sacrifice of praise

We can’t stop thanking God once we have tasted His life-transforming love. What a joy to be welcomed by God...

The ripple effect of truth

The ripple effect of truth

The disciples of Jesus were rattled when he told them the truth about his suffering. They could not believe that...

God of new beginnings

God of new beginnings

Christmas and New Year ring in newness. The birth of Jesus joyfully enables us to overcome loneliness and see above...

Christmas joy amid sorrow

Christmas joy amid sorrow

In the light of Christmas and New Year joyous celebrations, it’s important to ask how we can celebrate and laugh...

Jesus gives hope

Jesus gives hope

The global human family continues to encounter an unprecedented season of hardships; the death of a loved one, job losses,...

Jesus loved amid conflicts

Jesus loved amid conflicts

What does it mean to live as a Christian, to think and act as a Christian, in the context of...