REV. DR. RICHARD HOWELL

Jesus’ unconditional love

Jesus’ unconditional love

Jesus loves us with unconditional love. The question is, do we love Jesus with the same unconditional love? Jesus knows...

Embracing Jesus’ power

Embracing Jesus’ power

Jesus led his disciples to reimagine to participate in divine life by embracing the power that characterises God’s kingdom by...

Fixing our eyes on Jesus

Fixing our eyes on Jesus

Life is a race, and on its track, disheartening trials confront us. However, a great cloud of witnesses encourages us...

Jesus brings peace and goodwill

Jesus brings peace and goodwill

Angels announced Jesus’ incarnation into the world as “good news that will cause great joy for all the people. Today...

Jesus’ perfect image in us

Jesus’ perfect image in us

We celebrate Christmas in remembrance that the steps of the invisible God became visible on earth when God came to...

Jesus is God’s gift to heal

Jesus is God’s gift to heal

God gave Himself as a gift in the incarnation of Jesus Christ. The recognition and response to God’s gift drew...

Mary’s obedience blessed humanity

Mary’s obedience blessed humanity

Jesus’s love for the human and physical world He created brought Him to earth joyfully. Jesus’ coming revealed the hidden...

Jesus’ love is patient and just

Jesus’ love is patient and just

The city of Corinth was a major business centre in Greece during the time of Paul’s writing. The people boasted...

Openness to God stabilises us

Openness to God stabilises us

Are you presently facing a storm that has destabilised your inner person, forcing desperate questions? Yet outwardly we may be...

Jesus as our light

Jesus as our light

Jesus’ mission is to bring light. And the mission of the disciples is to bring the light of Jesus. The...

Jesus used power with compassion

Jesus used power with compassion

The wisdom of Jesus’ followers when stained with bitter jealousy, selfish ambition, arrogance, dishonesty is a sign their sinful desires...

Quiet, confident with Jesus

Quiet, confident with Jesus

When God’s people drift away in pursuit of security in houses built on sand, they are sure to be brought...

Seeking God’s communion

Seeking God’s communion

Jesus communicated with His Father all the time. Early every morning, Jesus spent time alone with the Father before the...

Jesus’ gospel heals

Jesus’ gospel heals

God has delivered to us the most potent gospel message of Jesus. The gospel is the power of God unleashed...

Worshipping the living God

Worshipping the living God

Jesus sang along with His disciples just before Gethsemane and Golgotha. Imagine what was it like,  Jesus knew his disciples...

Jesus taught the golden rule

Jesus taught the golden rule

Your lifestyle matters especially if you desire to help care for the spiritual nurture of other people. The Golden Rule,...

Jesus raises Lazarus from the dead

Jesus raises Lazarus from the dead

Jesus’ raised Lazarus from the dead. This action is a sign of who Jesus is; the promised Messiah and the...

Rest with Jesus

Rest with Jesus

It is possible to rest in God when you’re going through a crisis. Jesus is still with us, even when...

Overcome temptation with Jesus

Overcome temptation with Jesus

A disturbing craving. A deceiving thought. A compromising situation. A compassionless attitude. A life characterized by fear instead of faith....

Jesus gives rest

Jesus gives rest

Jesus’ most comforting words about rest are, “Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will...

Jesus’ presence protects

Jesus’ presence protects

Zacchaeus, an urban dweller, was a joyful man after his encounter with Jesus. Everyone at his home, work, society and...

New beginning with Jesus

New beginning with Jesus

Zacchaeus’s encounter with Jesus, over a fellowship meal, shed light on his life as never before. He realised the graciousness...

Jesus brings new order

Jesus brings new order

Zacchaeus, a rich tax collector spent all his energy attempting to live successfully by all means possible. He wanted an...

Created in God’s image

Created in God’s image

We were created in God’s image to love, for love is the essence of God. The Bible says “God is...