Lot Masiane

Lot Masiane is a member of the SDA Church. An accountant by profession, he is also a self-confessed bookworm and his interests include football. He supports Chelsea Football Club.


Can a Christian be an evolutionist?

By Lot MasianeReligion

“By the word of the Lord were the heavens made; and all the host of them by the breath of His mouth.” “For He spoke, and it was;” “He commanded, and it stood fast” (Psalm 33:6, 9). He “laid the … Read more


Divorce in the church

By Lot MasianeReligion

MARRIAGE is a divine institution established by God Himself before the fall, when everything, including marriage, was “very good” (Gen. 1:31). “Therefore shall a man leave his father and his mother, and shall cleave unto his wife: and they shall … Read more


The role of women in the Church

By Lot MasianeReligion

THE Church of England recently postponed a vote to allow women Bishops in the Church. Christianity as a whole is having to deal with this question, probably because of: (1) the awareness of the changing life-span and social roles of … Read more


United Europe a pipe dream

By Lot MasianePolitics, World

“Germany is strong, Germany is the economic engine and Germany is the anchor of stability in Europe. I say that Germany is putting this strength and this power to use for the well-being of people, not just in Germany but … Read more


The rebellious prince

By Lot MasianeReligion

ABSALOM was the most handsome, cunning, and ambitious of David’s sons. The Bible says, “But in all Israel there was none to be so much praised as Absalom for his beauty: from the sole of his foot even to the … Read more


Bible truth about Christ’s second coming

By Lot MasianeReligion

MILLIONS of people believe and teach that the time of the Lord’s return is at hand. Others say nothing at all on the subject, citing the fact that in times past, folks have set times for the Lord to come … Read more


Saving the boys

By Lot MasianeRelationships, Religion, World

I WATCHED with horror as a couple, a man and his wife, came up on ITV Day Break on January 30, 2012, saying they are bringing up their son gender neutrally as they did not want him ‘stereotyped by gender’. … Read more


Higher calling: the spirituality of Rick Husband

By Lot MasianeReligion

HE HAD always wanted to be an astronaut since the age of four. As the planes flew overhead, he would crane his little neck and squint his eyes into the sun wondering what it would be like to soar above … Read more


King Solomon and the pursuit of happiness

By Lot MasianeReligion

WE BEGIN the year pretty much were we left off last year. The economic situation is no better and in fact it would not be surprising if it gets even worse. Times will get even more difficult as the Second … Read more


Homosexuality: Sexual whirlwind of Darwin’s theory

By Lot MasianeReligion

YOU have probably heard of Java Man, Peking Man and Nebraska Man. All of them are reconstructed pre-human humans seen in museums, encyclopaedias and textbooks. When Java Man came to museums, the unsuspecting public was given the impression that the … Read more


Battle of theories: evolution versus creation

By Lot MasianeReligion

EVER been to a vehicle scrap yard? Ever seen the rows of wrecked and cannibalised vehicle staked all around? Then imagine a powerful explosion happening right in the middle of the yard, and when the dust settles, there stands a … Read more


Can the Bible be trusted?

By Lot MasianeReligion

GOD created the whole universe with its myriad of stars and keeps them in their trackless orbits across space without collision. Yet He is not too busy to consider the needs of any individual who comes to Him in prayer. … Read more


Keeping the Sabbath: secret to good health, long life

By Lot MasianeReligion

THE seven-day week, contrary to the day, the month and the year, is tied to no astronomical cycle. There is no historical or astronomical explanation for the existence of the seven-day week and no explanation how we got the week … Read more


Testing the prophets

By Lot MasianeReligion

“For false Christs and false prophets will rise and show great signs and wonders to deceive, if possible, even the elect. See, I have told you beforehand. Therefore if they say to you, ‘Look, He is in the desert!’ do … Read more


Titanic: Are we next?

By Lot MasianeReligion

I REMEMBER watching Titanic, the movie, directed by Steven Spielberg about that fateful voyage in 1912. It was an hour before midnight on a cloudless and starry night. There was no wind to speak of, and so the frigid, dark … Read more