Category Archives: Miscellaneous

Yet I Will Not Forget You

Recently, some brothers and sisters who had not come to church in a long time came back to attend service. I was both surprised and glad to see them again. When I told other members that they had returned, they also reacted with surprise and joy. However, our reactions made me realize one thing – in a sense, we were surprised because we were not expecting them to come back. In a sense, though we must have prayed for these lost sheep at one point in time, we were surprised because for a long time, we may have forgotten about them.

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Why Am I Still in the True Church?

On November 13, 2016, I was invited to attend a musical play in Taipei. Without knowing the details, I agreed to go with several True Jesus Church (TJC) brethren. Upon our arrival, I was told that the organizer of the play was an association for Christians of various denominations. Personally, I am not that keen on attending non-TJC activities for fear that they may affect my faith. But since I was already seated in the hall, I decided to stay until the end of the play. Moreover, I told myself that this play could bring forth invaluable knowledge for spiritual growth and personal development.

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The Way We Think

You can’t sleep? Take the Bible and read a chapter. You will soon fall asleep.

This is what sometimes happens to us. At times studying the Bible becomes a burden for us. Before we even have finished reading the 2nd verse of that chapter, we nearly fall asleep. It’s abnormal for us Christians, but in some way a true fact.

Where does the problem lie?

The problem lies on how we treat the Bible. We need to view the word of God from another perspective. While reading the Bible, we can try to think of the Bible as a love letter from God.

Would you fall asleep, when someone whom you love writes you a love letter?