And when the blood of thy martyr Stephen was shed, I also was standing by, and consenting unto his death, and kept the raiment of them that slew him (Acts 22:20). This text introduces us to a man–Stephen — who died a matyr’s death. He was first introduced to us in Acts 6:5 as a “man … More No Sinner Beyond The Reach Of Grace
In a world fixated with eros, where our cues for love is drawn from music, soap operas, and novels, God’s perfect love can easily be lost on us. This is an age of sentiments and we can easily confuse God’s love with how good or bad we feel. In the process, we end up defining God’s love by our feelings. … More God’s Love Is So Wonderful
Discipleship is simply the process of making a disciple. A disciple is defined as a learner; a follower of Christ who learns the doctrines of Scripture and the lifestyle they require; someone catechized with proper instruction from the Bible with its necessary follow-through (life-applications). Discipleship therefore requires we follow Christ’s teachings as revealed in Scripture, obey it and teach others to do … More Discipleship: A Call To Follow Christ.
I have been seeing a dietician for sometime now for a varying number of reasons. According to my BMI, my expected weight should be 74kg. At the first visit, I weighed 79kg. As is to be expected, I was prescribed a list of “eats and eat nots” to adhere to. Simply, I am undergoing a … More The Old Nature Verses The New Nature
By Olamide Falase For Christ did not send me to baptize but to preach the gospel, and not with words of eloquent wisdom, lest the cross of Christ be emptied of its power (1 Corinthians 1:17 ESV). One of the most important things needed to understand the Scriptures (especially the didactic texts) is to understand … More Not With Words Of Eloquent Wisdom
About a year ago, I left the Charismatic church I fellowship with because of my exposure to Reformed Theology. I have been church shopping for a while now looking for a Reformed congregation to fellowship with. Finally, by divine providence, I found one I have attended for about 6months or more. I now hope to … More Could This Be Pride?
“I will sprinkle clean water on you, and you shall be clean from all your uncleannesses, and from all your idols I will cleanse you . And I will give you a new heart, and a new spirit I will put within you. And I will remove the heart of stone from your flesh and … More Saved By Grace
[The Bible] is a supernatural book. The words of this book–the Bible–are not merely human words. Instead, these are God’s own words, His own personal revelation of Himself to us. Here in the Bible we encounter God and come to know His amazing love for us. It is no wonder that the Bible is as … More Why Read The Bible
Lord, you have been our dwelling place in all generations. Before the mountains were brought forth, or ever you had formed the earth and the world, from everlasting to everlasting you are God. You return man to dust and say, “Return, O children of man!” For a thousand years in your sight are but as … More A Prayer Of Moses,The Man Of God