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Don’t Forget the Basic Truths of Our Faith!

When I was a student at Asbury Seminary, we had the great scholar Bishop Stephen Neill visit our school. During a question-and-answer time he suggested that we get into the habit of slowly reading serious books a little at a ...
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Faithfulness to the Truth Today

A Talk given (online) by Ajith Fernando at the John Stott 100th Anniversary Service held at All Souls, Langham Place, UK, organised by the Evangelical Fellowship in the Anglican Communion I discovered John Stott in the late 1960s in the ...
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A Word of Encouragement to Writers, Teachers, and other Communicators

Ajith Fernando I write this to encourage writers, teachers, and others who work to communicate God’s truth, especially in countries that cannot afford to set people apart to specialise in these kinds of ministry. Here are some things that will ...
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Can One Feel Good While Disobeying God?

Ajith Fernando Two people who were having an adulterous affair were confronted by a pastor friend of mine about the wrongness of what they were doing. Their response was, “How could something that feels so good, be so wrong?” My ...
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What Could Christians Be Doing Now?

Ajith Fernando While the Bible does not dwell much on the “whys” of things like epidemics, it clearly teaches that when there is a great need, Christians must seek to be involved. Our God is a god who acts, and ...
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The Scandal of Uncared for Leaders

~ Ajith Fernando Peter was a person whose public ministry had a huge and wide influence on the history of Christianity. This is immortalized in his speeches recorded in Acts and his two Epistles. He was the leader of the ...
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Christian Values in a Celebrity Culture

~ Ajith Fernando Some years ago, a survey was conducted among young people about what achievement they desired most. They were given various options to choose from. The most popular option emerged as “a few minutes of fame.” We live in ...
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Wise, Biblical and Spirit-Filled Servants of Christ

Ajith Fernando’s 2019 CTS Graduation Address I am grateful to the Principal, Council and Administration of Colombo Theological Seminary for giving me this great honour of speaking today. I wish to congratulate the graduates and pay tribute to their friends ...
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Beg God to Move Again – Seven Marks of True Revival

(Source: https://www.desiringgod.org/articles/beg-god-to-move-again) Revival means many things to many people. I mean it to describe a situation where large numbers of people are fired up to seek God fully, yearn for obedience, confess sin in their life, and experience the joy and ...
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His Name is Wonderful!

Ajith Fernando speaks from Isaiah Chapter 9 Verse 6, about Jesus and Isaiah's description of who the Messiah is and how that is good news to us today ...
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