GOD WILL RESTORE A BACKSLIDDEN CHRISTIAN

GOD WILL RESTORE A BACKSLIDDEN CHRISTIAN

A Christian who has backslided from faith can be restored by God. This lesson can be illustrated with God’s behavior to the people of Judah (in the bible). People of Judah were God’s children, but they sold themselves to sinful lifestyle. They became corrupted to the extent that God turned his back against them. However, despite the sinful behavior of people of Judah, God promised to restore them into his true love. The Creator would buy them back from their sinful entrapment. Jehovah promised...Read more
LEARN GOOD PARENTING FROM MARY

LEARN GOOD PARENTING FROM MARY

Christians to learn good parenting ability from Mary the mother of Jesus Christ. Mary the mother of Jesus was sensitive to understand the appropriate time to help her Son showcase his talent. Mary persuaded Jesus to perform his first miracle. Jesus resisted the courage, but Mary insisted until her Son could perform the miracle. The dramatic event in discussion happened at Cana of Galilee during a wedding ceremony as the scripture reported, “And when they ran out of wine, the mother of Jesus...Read more
CHRISTIANS TO DEMONSTRATE UNWAVERING FAITH IN GOD

CHRISTIANS TO DEMONSTRATE UNWAVERING FAITH IN GOD

  Christians are expected to demonstrate unwavering faith in God, since it will earn us victory at all times. Believers to learn from Apostle Paul in the bible, who demonstrated remarkable faith during a difficult time. A man slumbered to death when Paul was preaching; the situation was horrific, but Paul was confident in God and put the situation under control. Paul realized that Satan intended to distract him; therefore he paid him no attention, but focused on finishing his sermon....Read more
GOD HAS PERMANENT SOLUTION FOR THE WORLD CRISIS

GOD HAS PERMANENT SOLUTION FOR THE WORLD CRISIS

Jesus Christ – the Son of God – will bring an end to any world crisis. He has the permanent solution to the various crises that our present world is facing. People were confused during bible time, but God spoke through Prophet Isaiah that he would send his begotten Son to save the world. Isaiah prophesied, “Therefore the Lord Himself will give you a sign: Behold, the virgin shall conceive and bear a Son, and shall call His name Immanuel” (Isaiah 7:14 NJKV).   Lesson to Learn about the...Read more
PROS AND CONS OF DAUGHTERS OF ZION

PROS AND CONS OF DAUGHTERS OF ZION

The term Daughters of Zion was used in multiple places in the bible; it symbolizes the beauty and pride of Israel. The term is used whenever God wanted to honor his children. However due to the sin of Israelites, God downplayed the importance of “Daughters of Zion.” He turned it to an entity that was worthy of his severe punishment. One of the negative connotation attached to Daughter of Zion is as stated, “Moreover the Lord says: “Because the daughters of Zion are haughty, And...Read more
PERSECUTION AND TRIALS IN CHRISTIANITY

PERSECUTION AND TRIALS IN CHRISTIANITY

Christianity is God’s ordained religion that gives hope and salvation to people. The religion promotes every good thing that can benefit humanity. However, the religion also attracts the attention of some enemies. Satan and his hosts often raise their ugly heads to harass and persecute people who practice Christianity – The Christians. Christianity can expose its observers to some tough circumstances – Meanwhile the circumstances will ultimately work for believers’ benefits. Paul shared his...Read more
GOD’S ADMONITION ON REPENTANCE

GOD’S ADMONITION ON REPENTANCE

God asked Israelites (his people) to repent from their sins to qualify for his blessings. God emphasized that holiness is important to him, and it will automatically attract his blessing. (People who repent from their sins and serve God in holiness will enjoy his benefits). God said, “Wash yourselves, make yourselves clean; Put away the evil of your doings from before my eyes. Cease to do evil, Learn to do good; Seek justice, Rebuke the oppressor; Defend the fatherless, Plead for the...Read more
WARNING AGAINST FALSE TEACHERS AND WRONG TEACHINGS

WARNING AGAINST FALSE TEACHERS AND WRONG TEACHINGS

False teachers are out there. As it applies to all Christians, Apostle Paul warned Christians at Corinth to be careful of heresy (The teachings that lack bases in the word of God). Paul explained, “But I fear, lest somehow, as the serpent deceived Eve by his craftiness, so your minds may be corrupted from the simplicity that is in Christ. For if he who comes preaches another Jesus whom we have not preached, or if you receive a different spirit which you have not received, or a...Read more
CHRISTIANS SHOULD POSSESS LOVE AND HUMILITY

CHRISTIANS SHOULD POSSESS LOVE AND HUMILITY

Love and humility are excellent virtues that God’s children must practice. Jehovah requires all his children to live uprightly before him. A good child of God would not seek for an excuse to hate others, or entertain pride. Christians should learn from King Uzziah in the bible who practiced both sides of the coin and reaped the consequences. Uzziah lived in humility at the beginning of his tenure, but switched to entertain pride at the end.   Explore the Life of King Uzziah from 2...Read more
CHRISTIANS OVERCOME THROUGH FAITH IN JESUS

CHRISTIANS OVERCOME THROUGH FAITH IN JESUS

  Christians are not ordinary people. We are spiritual people endowed with God’s grace to do remarkable things for his glory. Believers have special anointing to uproot the stronghold of the enemies and triumph in victory of the Lord. It is proclaimed in the scripture, “For though we live in the world, we do not wage war as the world does. The weapons we fight with are not the weapons of the world. On the contrary, they have divine power to demolish strongholds. 5 We demolish...Read more