Amos 5:18-24. 18 Woe to you who desire the day of the Lord! Why would you have the day of the Lord? It is darkness, and not light, 19 as if a man fled from a lion, and a bear met him, or went into the house and leaned his hand against the wall, and a serpent bit him. 20 Is […]
Last month I learned how to fight off family norms. I thought being an activist in society was the way to go and at home I had to be the peacemaker, but somehow peacemaker turned rebel and after 23 years of my existence when I got my period on chhoti Diwali, I expected a no-entry […]
A regional strategic doctrine with any degree of coherence and undercut by well-defined objectives and principles is something Pakistan has never quite had before in the past. The weak position under which Pakistan entered the 21st Century vis-à-vis its immediate neighbourhood was cemented by the Benazir-Nawaz era disregard for managing national strategic interests in Afghanistan […]
Attempts at murder, prison, cascade: for 20 years he published a newspaper in the self-proclaimed Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC), the journalist Sener Levent was subjected to much pressure and anger by the Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan. "There's always a price to pay for freedom of expression, but you have to know how […]
When we think of a modest person, particularly a modest women, we think of someone dressed conservatively – all covered up. But let’s look deeper and discover what being modest actually means. By dictionary definition, modesty is ‘the quality or state of being unassuming in the estimation of one’s abilities’. It is similar to being […]
What are your views and opinions about God, Jesus, the Holy Spirit, being a Christian and Religion?
Walter Cassels in his work, Supernatural Religion notes As a general rule, any document so full of miraculous episodes and supernatural occurrences would, without hesitation, be characterized as fabulous and incredible, and would not, by any sober-minded reader, be for a moment accepted as historical. There is no other testimony for these miracles. Let the reader endeavour to form […]
1. Which animals are all considered to have a birthday on 1 January in the Northern hemisphere, regardless of when they were actually born?
2. On New Year’s Day 1945, which Japanese Emperor broadcast a radio address to the people declaring that he was not divine?
A Flashback! As I was watching a video about an ecumenical service being held at which the pope was present – I saw the line of clergy standing on each side of him, representatives from all the different religions, and I had a flashback. It was as vivid as the day it happened. And I’m […]
Sunday, 16th December 2018 THE ULTIMATE QUESTION Therefore, God elevated him to the place of highest honour and gave him the name above all other names, that at the name of Jesus every knee should bow, in heaven and on earth and under the earth, and every tongue confess that Jesus Christ is Lord, to […]