The signs of the times

Reading: Matthew 16:1-4 How could we be sure that Jesus is the Messiah?  Aside from the sign of Jonah (i.e., three days in the belly of the fish; see also Matt.17:23), we have the Law and the Prophets (the Old Testament!)—they all attest to Him! “And beginning with Moses and all the Prophets, he explained…

The law of love

Reading: Matthew 7:7-12 “So in everything, do to others what you would have them do to you, for this sums up the Law and the Prophets.” (v.12) Ever had the experience of being asked to memorise the Ten Commandments at Sunday School? Suffering from poor memory? If such is the case, no worries—just love your…

Mission accomplished

Reading: Matthew 5:17-20 “Do not think that I have come to abolish the Law or the Prophets; I have not come to abolish them but to fulfil them. I tell you the truth, until heaven and earth disappear, not the smallest letter, not the least stroke of a pen, will by any means disappear from…