Fokus på Jesus och evangelium / Focus on Jesus and the gospel

Conviction of sin

“that is, that God was in Christ reconciling the world to Himself, not counting their sins against them, and has entrusted to us the message of reconciliation.” 2 Cor. 5:19  Gospel means happy, good news.  Through Jesus’ death and resurrection, there is now a solution from God to the problem of sin.  From God’s side, this with guilt and punishment because of our sin has already been completed, through Jesus’ death for us.. Read More

Cast all your care

“Cast all your care upon Him, because He cares for you.” 1 Peter 5:7 If you are a parent, you are happy to see your children happy.  Of course, there are things that children need to learn, such as keeping their room tidy.  As a parent, you also have a lot of responsibilities yourself.  But if you see one of your children worrying about something, it will grieve you. It is the same.. Read More

When the world is shaken

“Heaven and earth will pass away, but My words will never pass away.” Matt. 24:35  The world, with all it has, is subject to corruption.  Sometimes times are better and sometimes times are worse.  The economy is booming and crashing, people are living in peace and destroying each other, people are both healthy and sick, some are satisfied and others are never getting enough.  The world is changing and shaking.  To have one’s.. Read More