Today, let us look at the story of a man whose life experienced transformation, his name is Zacchaeus. Luke 19:7 “All the people saw this and began to mutter, “He has gone to be the guest of a `sinner’.” People publicly referred to Zacchaeus as a sinner, thus we can safely conclude that Zacchaeus must have really been a notorious sinner. Verse 9 Jesus said, “Today salvation has come to this house, because this man, too, is a son of Abraham.”
The Battle of Jericho occurred thousands of years ago. What does this battle have to do with us? What truths can we learn from it and how is it relevant to us? I discovered that there are at least three eternal truths, let us learn from them.
A survey came out recently from the United States that 46% of Americans feel that they are happy, 37% of Indians feel they are happy, and 36% of the English feel they are happy but only 9% of Chinese feel they are happy. In other words, out of 10 people, 9 Chinese feel that they are unhappy. Are Chinese really becoming more and more unhappy?
When Jesus first appeared to the disciples after His resurrection, they did not realize it was the Lord until much later. The disciples moved from not knowing to knowing. What happened in between?