Breaking Forth In A New Life As The Head of Household

Scripture: Luke 10:39-42 Text: “…Martha, Martha, you are anxious and troubled about many things, but one thing is necessary. Mary has chosen the good portion, which will not be taken away from her.” (Luke 10:42) This text depicts the original state of Martha’s Christianity, as it does our own today. Martha started out naturally anxious because ...

Tragedy of A Busy But Mis-spent Life And Time

Luke 10:38 – end; Psalm 39:4-5 The dictionary helps us to define some of the words in our topic, let’s take a look at them. Tragedy:          an event causing great suffering, destruction, and distress, such as a serious accident, crime, or natural catastrophe. Busy:               occupied with or concentrating on a particular activity or object of ...

“… Is There Not A Cause?”

“… Is There Not A Cause?” At ties, people may not know the cause of their predicament, but in all situations, God is always up to something good in the lives of His children. No wonder The Prophet Jeremiah records proclaimed the word of the Lord saying, “For I know the thoughts that I think ...

Ask Before You Act

Ask Before You Act Scripture: 1 Samuel 23:1-13 The scripture above depicts the story of David going to fight on behalf of the people of Keilah, against the oppression of the Philistines. Although David fought against the Philistines and helped to save the inhabitants of Keilah, these same people would have handed him over to ...

Your Clothe

Your Clothe Clothe is used for covering from nakedness, shame and adverse weather conditions. The type or design of clothe one wears can also be used to identify who one is in a society (Priests, Doctors, Judge, Construction persons, etc can easily be identified once they put on their uniform). For Joseph Jacob, a young ...

What Is Eternal Life?

Eternal life is God’s gift to mankind, through Jesus Christ. We find this truth in ROM. 6:23 which says “For the wages of sin is death, but the free gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.” God sees what we have around us is sin and knows that it is not good, in ...

The Carrier of His Glory

Luke 1:26-38 Mary was a carrier of the glory of God: She carried Jesus, the Emmanuel, in her womb. She did not even ask or pray for this honor, but God saw it fit to decorate her life with it. She was not the only lady or virgin in that place at that time. She ...

The Compassion of Jesus

(Matthew 9:35-38) Compassion: Matt. 9:36 says, “But when He saw the multitudes, He was moved with compassion for them, because they were weary and scattered, like sheep having no shepherd.” Compassion is something we know to drive Jesus into all the activities we see in vs. 35: teaching, preaching, and healing. Since we always pray ...

Arise from Your Sleep, Soul Winners

Apostle T. O. Obadare would say soul-winning is the act of “searching for lost souls and backsliders and bringing them home to Christ.”[1] We do this act of winning souls by bearing witness of Jesus Christ, i.e. telling others about the good news of Jesus’s salvation program. Any serious Christian, church or ministry must intentionally continue ...

The Calling

A teaching of Matthew 9:9-13 Jesus went from there …: From an evangelistic point of view, we see that Jesus was always active. It was in the process of going from one place to another that He saw Mathew and made a disciple of him. This shows that evangelism is intentional and we cannot always sit ...