Brought Near | King David & King Jesus

By David Wong, Singapore So David sent for him and brought him from Makir’s home. —2 Samuel 9:5 (nlt) After Ziba revealed to King David that Jonathan had a crippled son who is still alive, instead of rejecting him due to his handicap, David accepted Mephibosheth and asked for his location. We pick up the story in verse […]

David and Mephibosheth | King David & King Jesus

By David Wong, 21, Singapore Saul and his family had been killed (1 Sam. 31; 2 Sam. 4), and David reigned supreme over a united Israel. At that time, David remembered the house of Saul and desired to show “the kindness of God” to someone from Saul’s house. Ziba, a servant in Saul’s house, informed David […]

An Introduction | King David & King Jesus

By David Wong, 21, Singapore The Old Testament is often seen as filled with commandments, and the New Testament filled with grace. However, that is not a holistic picture. Both the Old and the New Testament point toward the gospel and Jesus Christ (Luke 24:27). Hence in this series on the life of King David, […]

God with Us – Emmanuel

By Yulius Darmawan, Indonesia At every phase of our lives, we are bound to face challenges. God uses these experiences to shape our character and the process could be quite painful and unpleasant. Quite often, it is discouraging. Sometimes, it may even seem like God has abandoned us. King David is a man like us. […]

Christmas Choice

By Herbert Vander Lugt If you make room for Jesus in your heart, He will make room for you in heaven. READ: Matthew 2:1-12 When they saw the star, they rejoiced with exceedingly great joy. —Matthew 2:10 The glitter of bright decorations, the sound of joyous Christmas carols, the happy children, and the cheerful “Merry […]