Author Archives: Rev. Shine Thomas

Our Eternal Inheritance

Introduction: What is our anchor to hold on when we face trials in life? How is your faith when the going gets tough? Well, this morning I want to give you the key to endure difficulties in life: Remember our eternal inheritance. 1 Peter 1:3-5 3Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! In his great mercy he has given us new birth into a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead, 4and into an inheritance that Continue reading →

Watch God Bless You!

Points Covered: How to earn money? How to spend your money? How to manage your money? Introduction We have a lot of things to discuss about in this world. One of the things that we discuss quite often is money. Almost every conversation ends up either in money or the use of currency. Do you have a plan for your finances? If yes, does that plan match God’s plan for your money? Money can be very constructive in life or money can be very destructive Continue reading →

Lessons from a fruitless tree. Mark 11

Speaker: Rev. Shine Thomas Posted on: 2014-07-20 Series: Gospel of Mark Scripture: Mark 11 In Mark 11 Jesus is entering the city of Jerusalem. This journey had begun roughly about 6 months prior. He had traveled through quite some places, ministering, and healing many. This is an interesting week. Many things are to happen that week which would end up in the crucifixion and death of Jesus Christ. On the first day, Jesus entered Jerusalem on a colt and the crowds began to clasp their coats and put Continue reading →

Living Amidst Hostility. Daniel

Speaker: Rev. Shine Thomas  INTRODUCTION: God has called us out of darkness into His light. Many times the world around is in absolute contradiction to our faith and beliefs. We find corruption, injustice, evil everywhere and we as believers have 2 ways to approach it: Either stand for godly principles or live like one of them. Remember, it’s only when a believer stands for the principles of God that God can bless him and let others be blessed through him. How to live in a hostile Continue reading →

The Gospel.

Speaker: Rev. Shine Thomas  INTRODUCTION: Jesus said in Mark 16:15 Go into all the world and preach the gospel to all creation. What exactly is the gospel? What is the message we are to speak to this world? The world gospel means the good news. When did this good news come? When Jesus was born, the angles announced the good news. Luke 2:10 But the angel said to them, “Do not be afraid. I bring you good news that will cause great joy for all the people.” So the gospel Continue reading →

The Sign of Jonah.

Speaker: Rev. Shine Thomas This is one of the strangest sights human eyes ever gazed upon. It was in the OT times somewhere in the Mediterranean Sea, on a beautiful sunny day, a great fish appeared from the sea on the beach. As the people watched, this large fish spit out of its mouth a man. You may say, “That’s unbelievable!” God did this. Almighty God brought about this event which under normal circumstances no human being could ever survive. I think as he laid there Continue reading →

The Millennial Reign

Speaker: Rev. Shine Thomas Isaiah is one prophet whom God used to specially foretell the future events. He spoke some 700 years before so beautifully about all events concerning the Lord Jesus Christ. Isaiah spoke in clarity about Jesus’ virgin birth. Isaiah 7:14 Therefore the Lord himself will give you a sign: The virgin will conceive and give birth to a son, and will call him Immanuel. In chapter 9 we find the birth of Jesus Christ. Isaiah 9:6-7 For to us a child is born, to us a son Continue reading →

Never Abandoned!

Speaker: Rev. Shine Thomas A lot of people go through life without enthusiasm, joy, or excitement for the future. They have made mistakes, gone through setbacks, and now they are full of guilt. Many people say, “I have done this mistake. I messed up my marriage. I ruined my career and now I am uncertain about my future.” Yes, our mistakes do not qualify us from having a bright future, but remember our God is not just a man. He punishes and he forgives. He closes Continue reading →

Suffering – A Biblical perspective

Speaker: Rev. Shine Thomas INTRODUCTION: Have you ever wondered why we go through sufferings? Yes, we know that suffering is here because of the fall of Adam but why do we have to suffer even after being a child of God? Can a believer suffer? What does suffering accomplish in us? Today I want to speak to you on the Purpose, Position, and the Payoff of suffering from the life of Peter. Peter was the disciple who spoke of his undying loyalty to Jesus. But when Continue reading →

Building a strong family

Speaker: Rev. Shine Thomas Introduction: We are living in times where the institution of family is under great attack. Demands at work, school, busy schedules, stress etc are pressures pulling families apart these days. At the end of everything we compromise on family time. On the other hand, Satan has made many families a conflict zone but God wants us to have peaceful dwellings of joy. I want to give you some things strong families have in common. Isaiah 32:18 My people will live in peaceful dwelling Continue reading →