War-torn Syria has left millions of people displaced who are now seeking asylum in neighbouring countries, Europe and Australia. Just recently I met a Syrian family on one of my visits to a home in Sydney…
Our world is in turmoil: the ongoing crisis in the Middle East; the starvation of children living in extreme poverty; the human trafficking of millions of men, women and children caught up in modern day slavery; and the rate of domestic violence here in Australia.
Listen to Tom Schreiner’s insights from 1 Peter 3:13-5:1-13 (this is part three of a three part series covering 1 Peter chapters 1 through to 5) as he goes through the meaning of the passages verse by verse.
If you were told to leave now to hide indefinitely in the gully of a mountain and wait there to be fed by ravens, would you go? Most of us probably wouldn’t! But that’s exactly what God instructed Elijah to do and he obeyed.
What did Jesus mean in Matthew 6:1 when he said, “Be careful not to practice your righteousness in front of others”? Does it contradict what he said in Matthew 5 about letting your “light shine before others”?