From Struggle To Satisfaction

Exhortation:  Luke 5:1-10 What is struggle? Some have used each letter of the word to help define what it is: they say S = stressed (in struggle one is stressed out) T = temptation (during struggle lots of temptations come) R = retarded reasoning (at struggle one can’t think right) U = undermined (one is ...

Prayer as a sustaining pillar for a church

Our Lord Jesus Christ said in Luke 18:1 that “… men always ought to pray…” Further, it is recorded in Matthew 21:13,  “And said unto them, It is written, My house shall be called the house of prayer; but ye have made it a den of thieves.” The Methodist songwriter, Charles C. Converse wrote in his ...

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 ...

The Role of a leader to aide his / her community to be partakers of the wedding feast

Hello, God’s people. I do trust that this month’s article will be a blessing to you and all God’s children out there, especially church leaders. Here, I will share with you a lecture that God granted me grace to give at the April 2016 WOSEM International Conference. The central scripture from which the topic is ...

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 ...

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 ...

It’s A Reality

I title this message “It’s a reality” in order to bring hope to all parents who think their children are presently not who they are expected to be or doing what is expected of them in terms of how they live their lives as relating to God. Yes, HOPE. Hope in the Lord who is ...

To Take Over

Read: Joshua 6:1-20 The God of the bible is One who advances His own people to greatness in life. In the biblical story recorded in Joshua 6, we see the Commander of the army of the Lord (5:14) revealing some advancement (taking over) tactics to Joshua. I hereby begin by declaring to you that the ...

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 ...