God Confirms Faith Through Tests

It is affirmed in Hebrew 11:6 that without faith we cannot please God. Therefore we see throughout the scriptures, God had always tested people in order to confirm that indeed they have faith in Him. Usually those who passed the tests learnt endurance (James 1:3), moved closer to God in relationship and were rewarded. What ...

“Surely the arm of the Lord is not too short to save …”

This teaching is based on my understanding of Isaiah 59:1 Depending on the translation you use, the word ‘Surely’ may mean: Certainly; Listen; Behold; See; Look; etc. Speaking of the arm of the Lord, it is the power of God. We hear God saying to Moses in Num. 11:23 that His power / arm was ...

The Lord

Based on my recent devotional study of Genesis chapter 13, the Holy Spirit helped me to see the LORD in the following light, as far as Abram was concerned: Song: His name shall be called WONDERFUL / 3x, Wonderful The LORD is the one: 1 ) Who helps one to make HIM (God) a priority ...

Best Strategy For Answered Prayers

Praise the Lord! I hope you have been committing things to prayer because all things are possible with God. Your request might be considered small or big, but as long as it is a request, you can talk about it with Jesus. If you haven’t been praying you need to begin. If you have been ...

Knowing Your Value

The word “know” means, “to perceive or understand as fact or truth; to apprehend clearly and with certainty” or “to have established or fixed in the mind or memory.” – (Dictionary.com) The word “value” means, magnitude, merit or importance. Therefore, this topic examines your understanding of your importance / magnitude / worth as a fact. ...

When the Power of Resurrection shows up

In the gospel according to St. John chapter 11, a family very close to our Lord Jesus Christ had lost their beloved brother – Lazarus – to death. By the time Christ arrived at the scene, it was already four days that the man had died. As expected, Lazarus’ relatives had already lost all hope ...

He Loves Them Both

The love of our Father, God is shown in the parable of the Prodigal Son as recorded in Luke 15:11-32, bringing you hope. Here we see a father having two sons with different attitudes: One is considered a sinner and waster while the other is good and dependable. The church must operate within the confines ...

You are about to be blessed

Today, the Lord grants me grace to prophesy into your life that you are about to be blessed. Look at the story of the feeding of the five thousand in the scriptures and see a Jesus who cares always for the needy, hungry and empty (Luke 9:10-17). Just when the multitude were about to be sent ...

Background, Environment and Self

One Evangelist Adeola Adesomi of Christ Apostolic Church WOSEM, Manchester recently maintained in her exhortation to a group of conference delegates in Bergamo, Italy that background, environment and self often act as objects of hindrance to people’s success and achievements. In her conclusion however, she offered affirmatively that Jesus Christ is able to remove those ...

Nothing is too hard for God

I begin by saying God is who you say He is to you and responds the way you trust Him to; so it is as you say it is. Jeremiah knows that nothing is too hard for God to handle: he verbalizes it in Jer 32:17, “Ah, Lord God! Behold, You have made the heavens and the ...