Faithleaf

  • The significance of Lord’s Day/Sunday in Christian circle
    Dr. Sashinungla Pongen  OTS  Many people were caught by surprise the morning of January 10, 2019, when good citizens of Dimapur glanced at the newspapers that carried the news of the eventful
  • Storytelling as medium for inclusive worship
    From left to right: Rev. Dr Zhodi Angami, Rev. Dr Marlene Ch. and Rev. Dr L. M. Narola Imchen during the release of the book.      ‘As One: Telling Stories for Inclusive Worship’ book
  • Sabbath and Sunday
    Rev. Dr. Ezamo Murry Each of these two holy days is important to the two Judeo - Christian faiths – Judaism and Christianity. The command to observe Sabbath is one of the Decalogue. It was given as a day o
  • Sunday for the Health Professionals
    Dr. Viu Meru   “And on the seventh day God ended His work which He had done, and He rested on the seventh day from all His work which He had done. Then God blessed the seventh day and sanctified it
  • The Sanctity of Sunday and Monday Morning Worship
    Rev. Dr. Chekrovei Cho-o   Prologue: “Sunday Closure” in Dimapur has been a topic of debate as well as a matter of practical confusion among the Christians without any concrete conclusion thus fa
  • EASTER - THE POWER OF POWERLESS
    Rev. Dr. Wati Longchar   Easter is a day of great jubilation and it is the most important event in the Christian calendar. It is the day when God in Christ decisively revealed that in Jesus we have b
  • Sabbath-keeping: A life-giving practice
    Rev. Dr. Ellen K. Jamir Sabbath-keeping or observing Christian Sunday or “the day of the Lord,”is an important practice for those of us who profess to be believers or Christians. It is a practice that h
  • Coffee Shop on Sunday
    Lichan Humtsoe   My dad was a police his entire life and had to work on Sundays, Christmas, Mothers’ Day, Fathers’ Day, Good Friday, etc. Same goes with my sister who works in the hospital atten
  • Sabbath Conversation: The Early Naga Christians
    Dr. Joshua Lorin Oriental Theological Seminary   The transference of the concept of “biblical Sabbath” (the seventh day) to “Sunday” (the first day of the week) with all its allegiances,
  • Molly Of Denali And The Power Of Indigenous Representation
    This PBS cartoon is the first of its kind in the history of the United States    Kaitlin Curtice  Sojourners A few days ago, I gathered with my two Potawatomi sons on our couch to watch
  • Is the World's Next Missions Movement in Ethiopia?
    Ethiopian churches no longer want to be on the receiving end of the Great Commission     Jack Bryan Christianity Today    After Italy invaded Ethiopia in 1935, Western missio
  • The Promise to send 10,000 missionaries to world missions
    Sinai Ministry The Nagaland Baptist Churches Council (NBCC) during a conference held at Pfütsero, Phek district made a covenant to send 10,000 missionaries to the world missions. It was in the year 1977
  • The call of Moses as the deliverer
    Selie Visa   Exodus chapter 3 and 4 tell us about the meeting of Moses with God. It was probably the most important meeting of his life but he had no advanced warning about it. There, in the desert, Mos
  • The Divine Shepherd
    Selie Visa Psalm 23 1 The LORD is my shepherd, I shall not be in want. 2 He makes me lie down in green pastures, He leads me beside quiet waters, 3 He restores my soul. He guides me in paths of righteousne
  • The Scripture Doctrine of Divorce
    Selie Visa 1. Introduction: Marriage was instituted by God in Paradise before the Fall. The union of Adam and Eve was the first marriage. Here we have its original charter, which was confirmed by our Lord, a
  • Grace met LOVE
    A friend was narrating about how a couple that we know does so much without any media attention or publicity with and through their church. He went on to say about how he was in tears while appreciating them fo
  • Our God of all comfort
     (2 Corinthians 1:3-7)   Selie Visa  “The central neurosis of our time is emptiness.”   1. Defeated by the vanity of life: Bertrand Russell was born into a Christian hom
  • The greatest discovery of the century
    (The Dead Sea Scrolls)   1.    Qumran: Qumran is best known as the place where the Dead Sea Scrolls were discovered not so long ago. The discoveries were made in caves located in the clif
  • THE HEART OF WORSHIP
    WORSHIP with an awareness of what’s happening in HEAVEN…   Zedino Seyie   GOD is the heart of worship. And any act that we think is worship IS NOT worship as long as it involves&nbs
  • Rev. Lano Longchar: The Man of God
    …and his extraordinary legacy lives on   Akangjungla [ All my heart to Him I give, Ever to Him I’ll cling, In His blessed presence live, Ever His praises sing, Love so mighty and so true