September 8th, 201937
We arrive with the intent to worship Jesus with focus.
But the burdens of our week, the tensions of our morning, the children by our side, the anxiety of our upcoming schedule all conspire to distract us. here are four ways you can avoid Distraction in Church
1. Choose your seat wisely.
For me, I have found that sitting in the...
August 24th, 201984
Being born again, not of corruptible seed, but of incorruptible, by the word of God, which liveth and abideth for ever (1 Peter 1:23).
Christianity is an exciting life—a life of victory through the Word.
In true Christianity, you don’t need to struggle to please God, because the Holy Spirit helps you live the faith life that pleases...
August 24th, 201979
Many Christians have faulty prayer patterns.
God know you need a car and every good thing that life offers but when you begin to pray for His kingdom, all those material things shall be added to you.
Matthew 6:33 – But seek ye first the kingdom of God, and his righteousness; and all these things shall be added unto you.
Prayer is for...
August 21st, 201969
“Then Samuel took the horn of oil, and anointed him in the midst of his brethren: and the Spirit of the LORD came upon David from that day forward.” – 1 Samuel 16:13 KJV
David was the successor to Saul; the son of Kish and the first king of Israel. Saul had disobeyed God.
Each time God instructed him to do something, he would...
August 21st, 201966
First of all, then, I urge that petitions (specific requests), prayers, intercessions (prayers for others) and thanksgivings be offered on behalf of all people. — 1 Timothy 2:1 (AMP)
In Exodus 32, Moses interceded for the children of Israel so that the wrath of God would not destroy them.
It’s a stirring example that depicts how...
August 19th, 201962
Daniel 4: 25-32 says “that they shall drive thee from men, and thy dwelling shall be with the beasts of the field…..Verse 31, “while the word was in the king’s mouth, there fell a voice from heaven, saying, O king Nebuchadnezzar, to thee it is spoken; the kingdom shall depart from thee”.
The first rule about dealing with...
August 19th, 201951
Once upon a time, a daughter complained to her father that her life was miserable and that she didn’t know how she was going to make it. She was tired of fighting and struggling all the time. It seemed just as one problem was solved, another one soon followed.
Her father, a chef, took her to the kitchen. He filled three pots with...
August 16th, 201934
In Gen 1:3 when He said “let there be light”, I believe He had you and I in mind. He created somethings but He didn’t create everything because He knew you were still coming and you were going to shine bright in the earth. Shining is a process. Today’s message is for everyone.
You will shine through obedience. About five years...
August 16th, 201927
Our definition of success is fulfilling God’s goals for our lives and to achieve this then, building our self-esteem is a foundational issue. Our text is an apt example from scriptures of how we see ourselves can have a phenomenal impact on our effectiveness in life. Self-esteem is how you feel about yourself.
Your self-esteem is a...
August 15th, 201969
The “Seven spirits of God” are mentioned several times in the book of Revelation: in verses 1:4; 3:1; 4:5 and 5:6.
This does not mean that there are seven different spirits of God.
The seven ‘spirit of the Lord’ are specifically identified in Isaiah 11:2 and Revelation 1:4 states that they are always before God’s throne.
August 15th, 201966
Association fuels assimilation, and who surrounds you determines what you can survive.
Association here refers to the fact of being involved with or connected to someone or something.
Who you are involved with or connected to is very critical to your life and destiny. Association fuels assimilation, and who surrounds you determines what...