GIVING AND RECEIVING (Pt. 3)

Why and how should we give, what happens when we give? Let your giving be born out of love; because you want to be a blessing to someone and/or also meet a need, not because you want to receive ...

GIVING AND RECEIVING (Pt. 2)

The ‘what you sow is exactly what you reap principle’ This principle implies that you’ll reap exactly what you sow. For instance, when you sow shirts, you will reap shirts. Many have buttressed this principle by quoting Galatians 6:7 “Be ...

GIVING AND RECEIVING (Pt. 1)

The topic of sowing and reaping is one with different controversies backed by various beliefs. I studied some views under sowing and reaping that have led to this article. Two views I want to address are – The ‘watering principle’ –  The ‘What-you-sow-is-exactly-what-you-reap-principle’ ...

What’s your move?

I had this perspective that influenced me for some time before the Spirit of God checked me; I lived in fear because I heard that Jesus could come suddenly like a thief in the night (1Thess. 5:2,  2Pet. 3:10) and ...

2 factors for a godly life

“Great blessings belong to those who don’t listen to evil advice, who don’t live like sinners, and who don’t join those who make fun of God. Instead, they love the LORD’S teachings and think about them day and night. So they grow ...

Who killed Jesus?

Who killed Jesus? Isn’t that obvious you might say. But is it really obvious? Hold on, was it God the Father? But it sounds awkward to say God killed Jesus right? I think we should look into the bible for clues 🙂 ...

I’m fed up with church

Walking home a few weeks back, I got into a conversation with this young guy who expressed disappointment in his boss over a behavior that made him consider leaving his home church. To him, if his boss could still speak ...

Persecution on the Church

The Bible says that there’s nothing new under the sun, so for a Christian to be persecuted and face tribulations isn’t new either. From the days of the Apostles of Jesus Christ, there was persecution on the church, and this ...

The Bible on Conflict Resolution

Have you ever imagined the best way to resolve a conflict whenever it comes? Recall that there’s this imperfection in man’s nature, the reality of coming from different backgrounds, having different beliefs and culture, just to mention a few, which ...

DEVELOPING A LIFESTYLE OF PRAYER (II)

Hello Again. The preceding part of this article dealt with why prayer is necessary in the life of a Christian. I hope you did not just read and forget; rather, you applied what you had learnt and it spurred you to ...

3 MARKS OF IMMATURITY

  Calling one immature is synonymous to referring to such person as ‘not being fully developed’ or ‘being childish’ Two major factors that influence maturity is ‘age’ and ‘exposure’. With age, some level of maturity is expected from every individual. But let ...

Dissatisfied?

  ‘Economic condition’ is the state of the economy in a country or region. These conditions change over time in line with the economic and business cycle, as an economy goes through expansion and contraction. But, irrespective of the economic state of ...

Pray for Leaders

  Many of us take the affairs of our country with less concern. We hardly pray for those in authority, after all they are not our family ...