Faith is not knowledge!

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Faith is not the human act of merely consenting to theological knowldge but it is the divine act of submitting both our Intellect and Will to God's revelation. If the Intellect alone is employed, knowledge remains simply as true and good life-giving information. It does not transform our life nor does it give life. Faith without action is dead. Jam 2:26 Will is the faculty of the soul which seeks to love that which is known. And 'loving' is not simply liking the information but the act of becoming what we have come to know. In other words loving is to freely act upon the information in such a way that knowledge becomes a living experience. If I come to know that in order to sustain my life I must drink water and if I do not act on this information and drink water, this knowledge does not do me any good.  In order for my faith to be active and alive, my Will has to be in harmony with the Intellect. It also means both my Intellect and Will should be surrendered to God. The di

Cat and the Cricket

Cat and the Cricket
They went to play Cricket
Cat hit the cricket
And said this is Cricket

Cricket went wild
At the Cat so mild
You are like my child
Yet you broke my side

Cat gave cricket a biscuit
The lot he bought in Muscat
There were more in the basket
He hid some in the pocket

Cricket then flew like a rocket
It was the end of the racket
Good things never come in packet
Never will you get them in market

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