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 ...

To Qualify For The Job

In Isaiah 6:8, God asked, “Whom shall I send, who shall go for us?” Isaiah took advantage of this job opening in the office of the King of Kings, even before knowing the job description. As soon as he heard of the opening, he quickly and immediately applied to fill the position because he had ...

Breaking of Bread

Breaking of Bread is what we call Holy Communion (1 Cor. 11:23-26) The Apostles took the breaking of bread as a command from our Lord Jesus Christ and continued in the ordinance. What is Holy Communion? It is an act of worship, shown in the coming together of those who are saved by the Lord ...

Unfading Beauty 1

A year 2013 Mother’s Day Message at CAC WOSEM, Queens, NY In the first Epistle of Peter, the Apostle began with greetings to us (the elects who are on pilgrimage from earth back to heaven) – 1 Peter 1:1-2. Then he proceeded to remind us that God is the One who gave birth to us naturally ...

Forbidden Compromise

John C. Maxwell, one of the well-known leadership instructors in America, comments on page 1034 of The Maxwell Leadership Bible saying, “1. Weigh out the options in front of you. 2. Ask if those choices force you to compromise personal values. 3. Seek wise counsel. 4. Count the cost. 5. Decide based on principles. 6. ...

The Blood of Jesus

The Bible says, “the life of flesh is in the blood …” – Lev.  17:11 This means there is no life without blood. This is easily understood in that, as we know it, if anyone is in a situation where there is too much loss of blood, the person may die – “because life is ...

I am different 1

The word “different” in the dictionary is defined as, 1. “not alike in character or quality …; 2. not identical; separate or distinct …; … 4. not ordinary; unusual.” Now when we read 1 Peter 2:9 with the understanding of the word “different,” we get a sense that the bible is saying we are not ...

Trapped

Delilah said to Samson, “Until now you have mocked me and told me lies. Tell me what you may be bound with.” And he said to her, “If you will weave the seven locks of my head into the web of the loom” – so she wove it tightly with the batten of the loom, ...

Full of Mildew

Here is another commandment that further reveals the love of God. Yes, the law, “Thou shall not steal”, is not meant to prevent surplus or provision, it is meant to protect your property and mine from being taken by someone else. God loves us so much that He prohibits anyone from taking what belongs to ...