I love movies, that is, good ones. That’s why you’ll find me sometimes using them as examples in my blog posts. Good movies mostly have lessons that can be drawn from. Unfortunately, there is a friend of mine who doesn’t like movies but enjoys animation. So I guess come 2012 I will try to convince her that movies are enjoyable. Unajijua 😉

Anyway, the year is coming to a close in less than 24 hours and I’m sure most of us are reviewing what our lives have been like in the past one year. As usual, there have been ups and downs, struggles and achievements, births and deaths, joy and sadness; but at the end of the day we come to Read More

Our Only Hope

And for the hope for His return,

Dear Lord, your name we praise;

With longing hearts we watch and wait

For the great day of days!


(Our Daily Bread, 7th April 2010)

The Christmas Genealogy

This is part of a series of posts under the Sunday Breakfast category. In these posts I share what I learn in church every Sunday; Bible messages that really ministered to me on a particular Sunday. All Bible references

Today’s topic was ‘The Christmas Lesson’.

Mathew 1:1-17 goes like this:

This is the genealogy of Jesus the Messiah the son of David, the son of Abraham:
2 Abraham was the father of Isaac,
Isaac the father of Jacob,
Jacob the father of Judah and his brothers,
3 Judah the father of Perez and Zerah, whose mother was Tamar,
Perez the father of Hezron,
Hezron the father of Ram,
4 Ram the father of Amminadab,
Amminadab the father of Nahshon,
Nahshon the father of Salmon,
5 Salmon the father of Boaz, whose mother was Rahab,

And so forth. Have you ever wondered why the book of Mathew starts off like this? Why this long list is there in the first place? I always skip this part of the book of Mathew; a lot of names, some long, some difficult to pronounce (Ouch! My head and tongue hurts).
Before the sermon starts, there’s Read More