Dangers of Spiritual Sleep

A servant of God taught that the way to tell that we are not spiritually alert is “When we notice that we are more interested in the thing of the world (1 John 2:15). When we notice that we manifest more of the works of flesh (Gal. 5:19-21). When we are not hungry for spiritual ...

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 ...

Wholeness in Christ

Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ wants us to be whole and balanced in our relationship with Him. In Matt. 5:48 Jesus would say, “Therefore you shall be perfect, just as your Father in heaven is perfect.” I then claim that, for this type of relationship that Jesus wants us to have with Him to be ...

“…Our Transgressions are with us …”

The book of Isa. 59:12 says, “For our transgressions before you are many,and our sins testify against us. Our transgressions indeed are with us, and we know our iniquities:” Scripture: Judges 16:1-end Using the account in Judges 16 as a case study, we realize that when we live with sin as Samson lived with Delilah, ...

How to Get Instant Answers to Prayers

Using king Hezekiah as a case study, I’d like to state that that your lifestyle is a catalyst to receiving instant answers to prayers. Hezekiah became sick unto death and he only prayed a prayer that lasted 10 seconds and God heard him (Isa. 38: 1-6). This is a classical breakthrough prayer that God responded to immediately. ...

Proper Garment for The party

I would like to bring to your attention that the parable of the wedding feast as read in Matthew 22:1-14 implies that there is a wedding feast / party awaiting all those who accept Jesus Christ as their lord and savior and there is a strict dress code for the feast, otherwise the master of ...

Foxes in the field

Songs of Solomon 2:15 says, “Catch the foxes for us, the little foxes that spoil the vineyards, for our vineyards are in blossom” (ESV). At a conference in Italy, Pastor Gani Obasan of Christ Apostolic Church WOSEM, Austria was teaching on a topic titled “Foxes in the field”. Using the text above, he affirmed that foxes are ...

Regeneration

Do not marvel that I said to you, “You must be born again.” – John 3:7 The reading John 3:1-8 reveals a man who had been living in secret, wanting to have all of Jesus and at the same time all of the world. Verse 1-2 show that: He was a learned man who understood ...

Possessing the Gate of the Enemy

God spoke to His friend Abraham, saying, “That in blessing I will bless thee, and in multiplying I will multiply thy seed as the stars of the heaven, and as the sand which is upon the sea shore; and thy seed shall possess the gate of his enemies;” (Gen. 22:17 KJB) “I will certainly bless ...