CHRISTIANS TO BEWARE OF PRIDE AND AVOID PITFALL

CHRISTIANS TO BEWARE OF PRIDE AND AVOID PITFALL

Everyone (including Christians) is prone to temptation of pride. Children of God must take extra caution not to fall into the pitfall. Every child of God must cautiously make efforts not to fall for Satan’s trick of self-pride! No doubt that Satan – the enemy of righteousness – would first attempt pride as an attack tool to make a successful Christian stumble into sin. The enemy would tempt a Christian to be self-focus and/or be self-gratifying without the consciousness of glorifying God. (A...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
Holiness Preaching of Jesus Christ

Holiness Preaching of Jesus Christ

Holiness – The Fundamental Teaching of Jesus Christ Jesus Christ, unlike other teachers of his time, taught fundamental truth and God’s principles that could provoke any audience into a protest. He analyzed different controversial topics and simplified God’s words for people to have better understanding of God’s requirement of holiness. For example, Jesus taught people and said: Bless those who curse you (Luke 6:28) Give to everyone who asks you something (Luke 6:30) Do as you want other...Read more
Christians to Walk in Dignity before God Always

Christians to Walk in Dignity before God Always

Christians are required to have dignity and walk uprightly in a manner that glorifies God always. Believers must ensure that our activities honor God at all times! The scripture emphasized, “So whether you eat or drink or whatever you do, do it all for the glory of God” (1 Corinthians 10:31 NIV).  Christians Must Understand that Dignity Matters to God Believers must understand the importance of dignity, and how it matters to God. We must not misunderstand the concept of liberty that...Read more
IMPLICATION OF KEEPING BAD ASSOCIATION

IMPLICATION OF KEEPING BAD ASSOCIATION

King Rehoboam succeeded his father Solomon as a king of Israel, but he quickly followed wrong counsels and lost credibility with his citizens. Therefore, he lost more than 70% of his kingdom to someone who had no royal blood. The scripture reported, “…And Jeroboam and all Israel came and spoke to Rehoboam, saying, ‘Your father made our yoke heavy; now therefore, lighten the burdensome service of your father and his heavy yoke which he put on us, and we will serve you.’” (2 Chronicles...Read more