Month: Dec 2019

Are You Weak, Tired and Exhausted? Jesus says “Come!”

“Even youths shall faint and be weary, and young men shall fall exhausted; but they who wait for the LORD shall renew their strength, they shall mount up with wings like eagles, they shall run and not be weary, they shall walk and not faint.” (Isaiah 40:30-31) When we are trying to describe something entirely … Continue reading Are You Weak, Tired and Exhausted? Jesus says “Come!”

Despite Everything, Rejoice and Be Glad because of Your Hope

  “Go and tell John what you hear and see: the blind receive their sight, the lame walk, the lepers are cleansed, the deaf hear, the dead are raised, and the poor have good news brought to them. And blessed is anyone who takes no offense at me.” (Matthew 11:4-6) At any point in time, … Continue reading Despite Everything, Rejoice and Be Glad because of Your Hope

The Power of a Father’s Blessing

  “Judah, your brothers shall praise you; your hand shall be on the neck of your enemies; your father's sons shall bow down before you.” (Genesis 49:8) There is nothing God respects as much as the words of blessing of a father over his children. Whatever a father says over his sons or daughters, it … Continue reading The Power of a Father’s Blessing

Parliamentary punch-up as Montenegro passes controversial religious law

Parliamentary punch-up as Montenegro passes controversial religious law

Montenegrin lawmakers approved a bitterly fought over religious law on Friday morning despite all pro-Serb opposition MPs being momentarily detained after clashes broke out in parliament. Hoping to delay the vote late on Thursday evening, pro-Serbian lawmakers from the Democratic Front rushed at the Speaker and removed his microphone. Footage released online by the right-wing … Continue reading Parliamentary punch-up as Montenegro passes controversial religious law

Iran, China, Russia launch joint naval drills in Indian Ocean and Gulf of Oman

Iran, China, Russia launch joint naval drills in Indian Ocean and Gulf of Oman

Iran, China and Russia started four days of joint naval drills in the Indian Ocean and the Gulf of Oman on Friday, the commander of Iran's flotilla announced. The exercise comes at a time of heightened tensions since the United States withdrew from a landmark 2015 nuclear deal with Iran in May last year. "The … Continue reading Iran, China, Russia launch joint naval drills in Indian Ocean and Gulf of Oman