Sharings

Lenten Reflections | Jesus clothes are taken away

Jesus was stripped of His garments so that He would die possessing nothing and so as followers of Christ we are called to strip ourselves of any evil desires or sinful inclinations that come between us and God. It was only when I asked for God’s grace did He give me a verse which says, ‘love covers all offences’. Continue reading

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Lenten Reflections | Jesus falls a third time

What is my response when I fall under the weight of my sin? Regular confession has helped me to nail my pride on the Cross and lead me onto the path of humility. It surely is a thorn in my flesh but knowing how sinful I am, it reminds me I need a Saviour Continue reading

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Lenten Reflections | Jesus meets the women of Jerusalem

Do we have compassion for the people around us who are suffering? Are we standing up against the evils of the world today – child abuse, abortion, rape, war and so on? I understood that this is not a life in Christ. I understood that without love and compassion, I am living a self-centered life. Continue reading

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Lenten Reflections | Jesus falls the second time

How often are we willing to obey God and acknowledge our sinfulness? Do we overlook some sins as not being a sin at all because they have become second nature to us or because we find them too hard to overcome? It was only once when I made confession with a truly contrite heart and learned from the Word of God that I was able to begin the change. Continue reading