Remembering

Pricilla Fu

READ : John 15:9-17 Today is Independence Day in the United States, set aside to remember people who gave their lives for freedom. Jesus said, “Greater love has no man than this, that he lay down his life for his friends.” Jesus lived for his friends and for others every day, even though he knew that doing so would eventually lead to his death. At the end he prayed, “Not my will but yours be done” and laid down his …

True Love

Pricilla Fu

READ : 1 John 4:7-13 Cultures of different nations around the world define love every day in a thousand inferior and misleading ways. Jesus defined love, not with the verbal precision of wordsmiths that make dictionaries. He defined it perfectly by giving his life for us. John says, “God is love” and “love comes from God.” Love means God is committed to us. His love determines his attitude and actions toward us. His power serves his love. He has set …

Believe in God's Power

Pricilla Fu

READ : Ephesians 2:11-22 The parents of Undram were enormously happy at her birth. They expressed their gladness to others by showing her pictures to them, talking about how cute she was and how fast she was growing. But their happiness didn’t last. A few months later their lovely daughter started to behave strangely. After numerous tests they were told that their daughter had a brain tumor. They were advised to plan for another baby. The parents didn’t want to …

Freedom for Christ

Pricilla Fu

READ : Philippians 1:12-14 For almost a decade Mongolians have been valuing independence and freedom of conscience, religion, thought, free expression of opinion, speech, press and peaceful gatherings. One of the worst situations I can imagine would be to have my personal freedom taken away because of my faith in Christ. Yet that is precisely what has been happening to some people residing in certain Asian countries. They have been criticized and blamed, detained and chained because they are Christians. …