Weekly Blog

Resurrection, Not Resuscitation!

by Santosh Poonen Every Bible, no matter what translation you use, contains a powerful story in John Chapter 11. Jesus had a close friend in Bethany named Lazarus who fell seriously ill one day. When Jesus heard that Lazarus was sick, rather than rushing quickly to his bedside, He hung out for a couple more…

Nobel Peace and Jesus Peace

by Santosh Poonen Every year the world recognizes individuals who are notable for their efforts toward peace, and awards them the Nobel Peace Prize. This prestigious prize has been awarded since 1901 to many famous social, religious, and political leaders – from Mother Theresa, to Bishop Desmond Tutu and the 14th Dalai Lama, to a…

The Spirit of Coziness

by Santosh Poonen An interesting story is recorded in Mark Chapter 14… The disciples have been committed members of Jesus’ “Church” for three-and-a-half years at this point. They even celebrate their commitment to Him and to one another by partaking together of “The Lord’s Table,” and close their “church service” with a hymn (v22-26). Peter…

“Christ Cologne”

by Santosh Poonen “God thinks of us as a perfume that brings Christ to everyone” (II Corinthians 2:15 TLB).