Words of Life|Pastor Balan Swaminathan|HIPM
If Only I Knew Where to Find God

If Only I Knew Where to Find God

July 29, 2020

Job lost just about everything; his sheep, his oxen, his camels, his servants, and all of his sons and daughters – His wife said, “Curse God and die”. Even God has not responded in any way to Job’s demand for answers. But Job is still asking and searching; maybe because if he stops, then he’ll have nothing left to live for. All along, his cry was "If only I knew where to find God, I would go to his court and plead my case, but I don't find him anywhere". Read the rest of this entry »

Don’t Panic, Don’t be Complacent, but be Alert

Don’t Panic, Don’t be Complacent, but be Alert

July 6, 2020

Don't Panic:
Pandemic can cause series of panic disorders over a period of time. God is telling us not to panic, but to activate God's promises. Promises come true / get activated (miracles happen), when
1. Appropriated to your situation
2. Personalized to you
3. Believed for breakthrough Read the rest of this entry »

Handling FEAR During Crisis

Handling FEAR During Crisis

July 2, 2020

Overcome Fear by
1. Knowing God
2. Praying for Others
3. Captivating your Thoughts

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Racism & Violence - Not God’s Agenda, but the Devil’s

Racism & Violence - Not God’s Agenda, but the Devil’s

June 12, 2020

Racism & Violence are not God's agenda, but the Devil's. Devil's agenda counters the agenda of God. God's agenda is that all men to be saved and to come to the knowledge of the truth. Church must work towards achieving the end goal of attaining salvation of all men.
This requires,
• Embracing people of all color and ethnicity.
• Developing ethnic tolerance Read the rest of this entry »

Turn Your Fog Lights On

Turn Your Fog Lights On

June 3, 2020

We are living in a time when the future seems to be dim, dull, blurred and foggy. While driving through the foggy, misty conditions, it is essential to turn on the front and rear fog lights to gain visibility of the road that is just ahead of you and to alert the vehicle that is behind you. As the fog lights help us while driving, we need to make sure we have enough light to move ahead in order to save our lives into the eternal heaven and to shine enough light for other's safety in order to save them from the eternal hell. Read the rest of this entry »

What is God doing through the Coronavirus?

What is God doing through the Coronavirus?

May 25, 2020

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) has already made a huge impact on human life and on the world economy. It is a valid question to ask "What is God doing through the Coronavirus?". We answer this question after knowing some of the key attributes of the God of the universe. With our understanding on God and by knowing what is happening on the earth, we arrived at the following answers for the above question. God is Read the rest of this entry »

Constraints Make it Better

Constraints Make it Better

May 20, 2020

In this battle of corona virus, the enemy is invisible, so tiny, but caused such a great havoc worldwide, weakening the economy, confronting the government, upsetting the plans unlike anything that is seen in the recent history.
We have been living with so many constraints around us. Do you know that God can make it better even during Constraints?
1. Constraints change our lifestyle
2. Constraints make us better people
3. God woks miracles during constraints
4. God opens opportunities during constraints
5. Constrains can never separate us from the love of Christ
Listen to the sermon to know how these constrains work to make your life better.

Fear, Fight or Fall (Dealing with your enemy, COVID 19)

Fear, Fight or Fall (Dealing with your enemy, COVID 19)

May 5, 2020

We have been dealing with a deadly enemy called Coronavirus making a huge impact on humankind. While fighting with such an enemy, one can either live in Fear, or Fight against or even Fall and surrender to the enemy.
If you don't handle the impact of COVID-19 in your life carefully, this physical enemy will causes emotional damages and even when we come out of this pandemic, you will still continue to fight with your emotional health. Read the rest of this entry »

Expect the Unexpected

Expect the Unexpected

April 28, 2020

The world we are living is so evil that it's not capable of offering anything better than what it offers you today. So don't expect anything better. Set your expectations to expect the unexpected. Listen to the sermon as we try to answer few important questions of life from the book of Ecclesiastes. Read the rest of this entry »

Responding to Crisis

Responding to Crisis

April 21, 2020

What must be the response of the church in a crisis such as COVID-19? Concerning a child of God, there are seven different beings involved in or affected by any crisis. Who are they? God, Authorities, Believers, Community, Family, Self and rest of the World. What must be our response to each of them?
1. Response to God - We must humble, pray, seek God and turn away from our wickedness.
2. Response to Authorities - We must obey, support, and reflect what they communicate Read the rest of this entry »