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Do not judge,and you will not be judged.Do not condemn, and you will not be condemned.Forgive,and you will be forgiven. Luke6:37.
( Me tiko vei iko na yalo dau loloma ka dau veivosoti.) When I was growing up,I always loved the parable of the lost son because it is a great illustration of god's limitless grace,mercy and forgiveness.The message is the love and forgiveness toward the younger son.To the older son is just as important.Jesus reminded us of these words to live…Continue
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For God,who commanded the light to shine out of darkness,and shined in our hearts,to give the light of the knowledge of the glory of God in the face of Jesus Christ. 2 Cor.4:6. ( Na Kalou duaduaga e na tuberi keda ki na bula tawamudu.) Most of the time our days are not so bright and our attempts to find work.Yet our spirit felt hungry and dry,and could not find happiness.We sometimes have questions: what is the purpose of my existence?And I want to devote my life to something with real…Continue
Added by Inoke Raikadroka on June 28, 2013 at 7:04am — No Comments
Jesus said,"My sheep hear my voice.I know them,and they follow me." John 10:27.(E da sa yacova mai na gauna vakalou;ni da a kau tani mai e na butobuto ki na rarama,ka me da rogoca duadua ga na domona.)When growing up as a child,I only hear my parents voice and that was all the world to me.Just before my Mum past away,she encouraged me to turn to God at all time because He loves me.After 5 years,I came to America and change my direction,and now a Pastor. Surely the word of God is the lamp to…Continue
Added by Inoke Raikadroka on June 27, 2013 at 6:58am — No Comments
" Be strong and courageous;do not be frightened or dismayed,for the Lord your God is with you wherever you go." Joshua 1:9. Mo tamata yalo qaqa,kakua ni yalo malumalumu ni kalou e sa tiko kei iko. Moses had died and Joshua has ready to take on the new mission.Moses raised in the king's Palace,educated while Joshua a mere labourer.We are all created by God,be peace and calm because God is with us,Imanuel.You have followed through many roads and was not a success and today God is calling you…Continue
Added by Inoke Raikadroka on June 26, 2013 at 12:07pm — No Comments
by Sai Lealea
One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up being governed by your inferiors. (Plato)
As the machinations of…
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Is it not lawful for me to do what I wish with my own things? Or is your eye evil because I am good? So the last will be first, and the first will be last.For many are called but few are chosen. Mathew 20 :15,16.( Ko ira era liu era na muri,ka vakatau e na nomu dinata na Kalou.) Read Mathew 20:1-16,Jesus tells of a man who hired different workers at different times:morning,noon and evening.When it was time for the workers to receive their wages,they all got the same.The man told them that…Continue
Added by Inoke Raikadroka on June 21, 2013 at 6:15am — No Comments
Do not lay up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust destroy... but lay up for yourselves treasures in heaven.
Matthew 06: 19- 20
During the Civil War, a man with a large amount of money in gold coins lived near Murfreesboro, Tennesse. When Union forces entered the area in 1862, he was afraid they'd take his money, so he buried it in a field near his farm. He made notes of the exact location of the treasure, using trees and rocks as markers.…Continue
Added by Inoke Raikadroka on June 19, 2013 at 1:28pm — No Comments
According as his divine power hath given unto us all things that pertain unto life and godliness through the knowledge of him that hath called us to glory and virtue. 2 Peter 1:3.( Na kaukauwa e soli vei keda me da vorata na vei siga yadudua.) Through His will and power we can overcome daily struggles.The apostle Peter was afraid that recently converted Christians would return to their old ways and stumble in their discipleship.When such times come upon us,the Bible can be a valuable…Continue
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"My little children,let us not love in words,neither in tongue;but in deed and in truth." 1 John 3:18.( Me vakaraitaka na dina ni ka e da tukuna.) The famous saying,"Ation speaks louder than words."In light of John's strict teaching,he may have felt that some might begin to despair.He assures them that,although our feeble attempts to honor God may leave us feeling defeated inside.God is greater than our self-awareness.
The story of the "Good Samaritan" is an example.A priest came by…Continue
Added by Inoke Raikadroka on June 17, 2013 at 6:24am — No Comments
by Sai Lealea
The decision by the UN to accept Fijian soldiers for peacekeeping duties in the Golan is further evidence it has no respect or care about the lack of democracy in Fiji under the Bainimarama dictatorship. It is a sad commentary on the UN and its inability to live by its various charters and principles so elegantly crafted to provide the bulwark for its…
Added by Sai Lealea on June 16, 2013 at 5:07pm — No Comments
O sing unto the lord a new song:sing unto the lord,all the earth. Psalm 96:1. ( Ke udolu na yamequ,me yame tikoga ni vakavinavinaka vua na noda Kalou. Na vakavakadewa nei Jone Waisale.) Our planet is a living gift from God and let us praise Him at all times.There have been numerous attempts to classify the psalms,though each psalm is an indivudual poem with its own theme:
Lament Psalms- contains a plea for deliverance or defence.
Psalms of thanksgiving for what God has…Continue
Added by Inoke Raikadroka on June 14, 2013 at 3:49pm — No Comments
Jesus answered and said unto him,"Verily,verily,I say unto you,except a man be born again,he cannot see the kingdom of God." ( Kevaka ko sega ni sucu vou,ko na sega ni rawa ni raica na matanitu vakalomalagi.) It is a joy for me to share the living word of God.I don't know how you feel,but today can be a new beginning.
Having observed and listened to Jesus,the tax collector Zaccheus realised that he wanted to know more.He invited Jesus into his home and that was his new…Continue
Added by Inoke Raikadroka on June 13, 2013 at 7:02am — No Comments
"For I know the thoughts that I think towards you,and thoughts of peace,and not of evil, to give you an expected end said the Lord." Jeremiah 29:11.( Ni ko a buli e na nona i tuvatuva na Kalou mo tamata yaco.) The Israeites have just been released from the captives in Babylon for seventy years and assured them for his giudance.Some of them stayed,but many looks for a new beginning.The world is surrounded by evil but God promised that He wiil never leave you or forsake…Continue
Added by Inoke Raikadroka on June 10, 2013 at 9:12am — No Comments
"But they that wait upon the Lord shall renew their strength;they shall mount up with wings as eagles;they shall run and not be weary;and they walk and not faint." Isaiah 40:31. ('O ira era waraki Jiova era na sega ni oca,ka era na vakakaukauwataki.) Who thinks that life is going to be easy,and no one born with the Golden Spoon.Isaiah's long life spanned the rule of several kings.A prophet called by God when kings could not rule their people's affairs or find peace.He reminded the Israelites…Continue
Added by Inoke Raikadroka on June 8, 2013 at 9:26am — No Comments
And be not conformed to this world: but be ye transformed by the renewing of your mind, that ye may prove what is that good and acceptable and perfect, will of God.
Romans 12 : 02
The Will of God
God's will refers to his purpose for the life of the believer. It implies his guidance or direction in all of life's decisions.
God's will is:
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"But you are a chosen generation,a royal priesthood,a holy nation,a pecular people;that you should show forth the praises of him who hath calles you out of darkness into his marvelous light." 1Peter 2:9 (Raica lesu mada e na 100 na yabaki sa oti;ni levu era sega ni raica na rarama.) Really we should be enjoying the life today,and do something positive about it.The Bible is our directive in life,past present and future.Now,every believer must acknowledge what God has done to our lives.We are…Continue
Added by Inoke Raikadroka on June 3, 2013 at 6:41am — No Comments
"I will praise thee; for I am fearfully and woderfully made:marvelous are thy works; and that my soul knoweth right well."Psalm 139:14.( Tirovi iko vinaka mada,ka ni a vakaibalebale na nomuni a buli.)Take a bit a while and see yourself closely at the mirror.A marvelous creation and that's how God created you. The comparative of God contrast human abilitries with the divine nature.Most of the time we wake up with negative thoughts;what you're going to do,your surroundings and how are you're…Continue
Added by Inoke Raikadroka on June 1, 2013 at 7:30am — No Comments