How To Overcome Temptations

How To Overcome Temptations

Have you been facing temptations lately? Children of God are encouraged to resist temptations and put devil to shame. Truly, some temptations may not be easy to overcome. Depending on circumstances, they may be subtle or harsh forcing someone to compromise his or her stand with God. However under whatever circumstance, and irrespective of the version that a temptation may present, believers are still required to overcome it. We must prayerfully resist a temptation and take proactive steps...Read more
Trust God and Wait For His Salvation

Trust God and Wait For His Salvation

Believers must trust God and have full assurance that he is in control of our lives. Jehovah is ever present with his people; he will remain close to us and remain faithful to his promises in our lives. The heavenly Father will ever remain present to cater for us (his children) in whatever circumstances of life we may be undergoing. God will help us overcome problems. God will move mountains and level valleys for as many that can completely trust him. It is important that Christians...Read more
Compassion of Jesus Christ Lead To Miracles

Compassion of Jesus Christ Lead To Miracles

Compassion Drove Jesus Into Performing Miracles Jesus Christ raised a dead man back to life, and he handed him over to his mother who thought her only life hope was dashed. The scripture reported the incident, “And when He (Jesus) came near the gate of the city, behold, a dead man was being carried out, the only son of his mother; and she was a widow. And a large crowd from the city was with her. When the Lord saw her, He had compassion on her and said to her, “Do not weep.” Then He came and...Read more
God Is Faithful: He Fulfills Promises

God Is Faithful: He Fulfills Promises

God never fails. He fulfills his promises for his people. His wonders could be easily accounted for in the life of King David, who hailed from a common family in a small town, and he held no significant position among his siblings; yet God had a special plan for his life. He promised to make him the king of Israel. (1 Samuel 16). The Creator raised David from a very lowly position to a high ranking one. He made him prevail over his life battles and crowned him as the rightful king of...Read more
Faith That Works Than Charms! (Part 1)

Faith That Works Than Charms! (Part 1)

Trumpet Media Editorial Faith That Works Than Charms! (Part 1) Some bible patriarchs made unpopular decisions through faith, and God stood by them to honor himself in their situations. The Creator was ensured to honor them since they put their faith into practice to glorify his name. We have read in the scriptures about how God turned difficult situations around for people who exercised faith. We’ve read about Daniel in lions den, Three Hebrew boys in furnace fire, Esther and...Read more
Prayer: Effective Communication with God

Prayer: Effective Communication with God

Effective communication with God is the key to overcoming any life problem. Absalom overthrew his father King David, and attempted to kill him. The despondent wandered in the wilderness with no clear-cut of what to do. The situation caused the most honorable man in Israel to cry like baby. During the distressful time, David lamented in prayers to God. He communicated with his Maker during distress as the scripture reported, “David went up by the Ascent of the Mount of Olives, and...Read more
Purity Is Important To God

Purity Is Important To God

Paul encouraged Corinthian Christians to maintain purity, and abstain from activities that can trap them into sexual immorality. The apostle also encouraged people who are ripe for marriage to do so, in order to avoid sexual sins. Any adult who chooses to remain single must maintain body purity and abstain from sexuality. Paul admonished, “I suppose therefore that this is good because of the present distress—that it is good for a man to remain as he is: Are you bound...Read more
Resolute Faith in God Leads to Success

Resolute Faith in God Leads to Success

An act of exercising faith in God will always lead to breakthrough. Anyone who devotes his or her trust in God will not regret his action. We can clearly understand this lesson by studying the life of David in the bible. Terrible and overwhelming circumstances befell him, but he still managed to express his confidence in God. David was very sure that his God was strong enough to deliver him from all his tribulations. The man composed a psalm and said, “Truly my soul...Read more
Humility in Service to God and Man

Humility in Service to God and Man

Humility is the key. Jesus Christ washed the feet of his disciples to demonstrate humility, and he challenged them to do likewise. Jesus Christ said, “You call me ‘Teacher’ and ‘Lord,’ and rightly so, for that is what I am. Now that I, your Lord and Teacher, have washed your feet, you also should wash one another’s feet. I have set you an example that you should do as I have done for you” (John 13:13-15 NIV). Lesson of Humility Believers in Jesus Christ are required to be humble and serve...Read more
Affliction Will Turn To Blessing For Christians

Affliction Will Turn To Blessing For Christians

Life is full of lessons to learn, and it sometimes consists of affliction and some tough situations to battle with. Children of God must understand that our heavenly Father is ever standing besides us to help us overcome whatever situation that we might be going through. The fact about God remains that he will keep his sincere friendship with us – Even when any earthly friend has deserted us.   Learn from David in the Bible Crisis forced him to recognize his true friends. David who had...Read more