REV. DR. RICHARD HOWELL

The spirituality of powerlessness

The spirituality of powerlessness

John admits that in the presence of God he is powerless and therefore is willing to listen to the voice...

Transforming power

Transforming power

Paul discovered that the real transformative power of the Holy Spirit, which is at the core of the Gospel, has...

Forgiveness brings freedom

Forgiveness brings freedom

Jane experienced freedom in her life when she repented and received God’s offer of full and free forgiveness in Christ...

Pandita Ramabai, a visionary leader

Pandita Ramabai, a visionary leader

Pandita Ramabai Sarasvati (1858–1922) was a social reformer, a pioneer in the field of education and emancipation of women; who...

From prayer to love in action

From prayer to love in action

Jyoti stands amazed that Jesus, in spite of his daily busy schedule of healing and helping people, found time to...

Hospitality a way of life

Hospitality a way of life

Hospitality was a way of life for Jesus. He extended the welcome of God to all without any discrimination. Come...

God is our cosmic host

God is our cosmic host

Our Creator God is the cosmic host. The Bible begins with God as the subject of creation who in love...

Live in the light  of eternity

Live in the light of eternity

Bharti has learnt to live her life in the light of eternity.  She is not only concerned about the here...

New possibilities in Christ Jesus

New possibilities in Christ Jesus

Melanie is always left awe struck when she considers how God incarnated in the person of Jesus, and entered human...

God’s outreach of love amidst tragedy

God’s outreach of love amidst tragedy

Sabrina’s argumentative mind is at peace knowing that while philosophies describe God in negatives, the Bible affirms “God is love”...

Jesus’ compassion for all

Jesus’ compassion for all

Mary, a young resident student in a hospital had an amazing impact on children. They responded joyfully to her guidance,...

God comes to us

God comes to us

Kiran cannot believe how much her life has changed since she met Jesus. She can never thank God enough for...

Thanking Christ Jesus

Thanking Christ Jesus

Nivedita knows Thanksgiving is not a once a year celebration. It is not just a time to relish a lavish...

Praying in Jesus’ name

Praying in Jesus’ name

How do we pray? We pray to our heavenly Father through Jesus Christ in the power of the Holy Spirit....

Jesus remakes the broken

Jesus remakes the broken

Divya’s attraction to Christ Jesus is based on Jesus’ power to rename unclean as clean and remake people, for Jesus...

Jesus renamed unclean as clean

Jesus renamed unclean as clean

Jesus inaugurated the Kingdom of God by proclaiming the gospel  in word and deed. He called upon all to repent...

Jesus’ inclusive fellowship

Jesus’ inclusive fellowship

Divya and Jolly dialogue was intense and interesting; they were trying to understand a long tradition of tracing all sins...

Jesus invites to a banquet

Jesus invites to a banquet

“Why should I pray to God if God is just divine energy?” grumbled Vijay, “energy cannot listen?” His friend nodded....

Jesus stopped lynching

Jesus stopped lynching

Jesus epitomised compassion, and as God, He set the example for us all to follow. An incident recorded in the...

Walking with Jesus

Walking with Jesus

Ramona’s innermost desire is to live life in the presence of our loving Lord Jesus, walking with Him every step...

Clothed with Christ transforms life

Clothed with Christ transforms life

Alisha is excited that she is clothed with Christ by virtue of trusting in who Christ Jesus is and what...

Clothed with Christ

Clothed with Christ

Clothing our bodies is a fascinating part of our life. We use clothes to feel attractive, express our personality and...

Your morning  priority

Your morning priority

The conflict between choosing God or choosing self begins the moment we wake up in the morning.  How do you...

Unwavering faith

Unwavering faith

Joseph in his youthful excitement shared his God-given dream that one day his parents and older brothers would bow before...