Blog

Showing items for 'Gary Morris'

Preventive Medicine

Posted by Gary Morris on

A joyful heart is good medicine, but a broken spirit dries the bones.  Proverbs 17:22 Is the above verse a preventive medicine for you? This week my organisation, Sowers Exchange Schools, has facilitated a learning experience for students from a Christian School with a Christian NGO here...

Sowing Generously

Posted by Gary Morris on

Remember this: Whoever sows sparingly will also reap sparingly, and whoever sows generously will also reap generously. Each man should give what he has decided in his heart to give, not reluctantly or under compulsion for God loves a cheerful giver. And God is able to make all grace abound to...

Onward, Christian Soldiers

Posted by Gary Morris on

Then Jesus came to them and said, “All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to Me. Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptising them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you. And...

It Is Greater Than the Money!

Posted by Gary Morris on

In everything I did, I showed you that by this kind of hard work we must help the weak, remembering the words the Lord Jesus himself said: ‘It is more blessed to give than to receive.’ Acts 20:35 This Easter season when we, followers of Jesus Christ, celebrate the greatest gift we...

Free Investment Advice!

Posted by Gary Morris on

Divide your portion to seven, even to eight, for you do know what misfortune may occur upon the earth. Ecclesiastes 11:2 The title may sound more like an advertisement than a reflection. In fact, I can even add an “endorsement” by noting that this advice came from the financially...

The Debt That Cannot Be Repaid

Posted by Gary Morris on

Owe nothing to anyone except to love one another; for he who loves his neighbour has fulfilled the law. Romans 13:8 I recently was teaching the session of Managing Money God’s Way that deals with debt. While debt is not considered a sin, it is strongly discouraged in the Bible. The...

Joy to the World; the Lord is Come

Posted by Gary Morris on

The words that Isaac Watts wrote in 1719 are heard in stores all around Hong Kong and the world this time of year. Truly the word joy is associated with this season because at the first Christmas the angels used it with the shepherds to announce the birth of our Lord, Jesus Christ. An angel of...

Generosity, the Tabernacle and the Temple

Posted by Gary Morris on

“But who am I, and who are my people, that we should be able to give as generously as this? Everything comes from you, and we have given you only what comes from your hand.” 1 Chronicles 29:14 The Bold Faith initiative presents a wonderful opportunity to look at what the people...

© 2019 Island ECC - A Dynamic English Speaking International Church in Hong Kong