Category: Religion

Beloved, Let Us Love One Another

Beloved, Let Us Love One Another

“Beloved, let us love one another, because love is from God; everyone who loves is born of God and knows God. Whoever does not love does not know God, for God is love.” (1 John 4:7-8) Last Sunday, we asked ourselves: “As a branch, am I still connected to Jesus, the Vine?” We saw that … Continue reading Beloved, Let Us Love One Another

Every branch that bears fruit must be pruned

“Every branch that bears fruit he prunes to make it bear more fruit.” (John 15:2) In the parables of the Lost Coin, the Lost Sheep, the Prodigal Son, more attention is placed on the lost the strayed, the sinner. So what happens to the good guy? What is the lot of the ninety-nine obedient sheep? … Continue reading Every branch that bears fruit must be pruned

Definition of Religion

            By Chris Odinaka Nwedo The origin of the word "religion" has been a highly controversial subject from early times. Not even today is it a closed question. Collaborating the facts of this complexity, St. Augustine noted that most of us know perfectly well what religion is - until someone asks us to define it. … Continue reading Definition of Religion

As a Branch, Am I Still Connected To Jesus, the Vine?

Sunday 2nd May 2021. Read Acts 9:26-31, Psalm 22, 1st John 3:18-24 and John 15:1-8 “I am the vine, you are the branches. Those who abide in me and I in them bear much fruit, because apart from me you can do nothing.” (John 15:5) Last Sunday, we celebrated our Lord Jesus Christ as our … Continue reading As a Branch, Am I Still Connected To Jesus, the Vine?