Why did Jesus praise Canaanite Womans faith but not Thomas? Learn what kind of people God likes from His attitude toward different people.
Zheng Xi and her husband, Xin Yu, were reading the Bible at home. When she read this verse: “And see a voice from heaven, saying, This is my beloved Son, in whom I am well pleased” (Matthew 3:17), she thought: “The Lord Jesus is God’s Son. That’s right. But Sister Gao said there’s only one God, and that the Lord Jesus is the incarnate Christ, is the appearance of God and is God Himself.” Then Zheng Xi felt confused: “Is the Lord Jesus God’s Son or God Himself?” When she was pondering, Sister Gao knocked at their door.
As we all know, in the Bible there are the following scriptures: “And after eight days again his disciples were within, and Thomas with them: then came Jesus, the doors being shut, and stood in the middle, and said, Peace be to you.
Faced with increasingly serious disasters now, we can no longer cope with them. Instead, we can only kneel down on the street and pray to God, begging for God to save us from disasters. Do you know, besides prayer, what else we can do to obtain God’s salvation amidst disasters?
The resurrection of Jesus Christ brings the gospel and a new hope for the human race. What does His resurrection mean? Have you thought about this question?
What does it mean to be the pure in heart? Why should we be the pure in heart? What should we do to be counted as people who are pure in heart? These questions are all very important to us, because only by being the pure in heart, can we welcome the Lord’s return, see Him and hear His voice in the last days, and thus have the opportunity to be saved by Him.
Everyone disdained Zacchaeus because he was a corrupt publican. However, the Lord didn’t discard him because of his sins. Due to the Lord’s love and compassion, he was deeply moved, and thus he repented to the Lord at that time, saying that he would give the half of his property to the poor, and that if he had taken anything from any man by false accusation, he would restore him fourfold. Seeing his such true repentance, the Lord Jesus pardoned him of his sins without considering how he had been a corrupt official. At that moment, Hui’en thought of the Lord’s words in the Bible, “Blessed are the poor in spirit: for theirs is the kingdom of heaven” (Matthew 5:3). “Blessed are they which do hunger and thirst after righteousness: for they shall be filled” (Matthew 5:6).