Deuteronomy 29:29 (AMP) “The secret things belong unto the Lord our God, but the things which are revealed belong to us and to our children forever, that we may do all of the words of this law. ” Often people say, “Life is so complicated.” This statement is expressed depending on the situation or during conversationContinue reading “Where do we draw the line?”
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In a Specific place at a Specific time
‘But Jonah rose up to flee to Tarshish from being in the presence of the Lord [as His prophet] and went down to Joppa and found a ship going to Tarshish [the most remote of the Phoenician trading places then known]. So he paid the appointed fare and went down into the ship to goContinue reading “In a Specific place at a Specific time”
Come and I will show you who I am
‘Show no pity: life for life, eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand, foot for foot.’ Deuteronomy 19:21 (NIV) My city is one of the places where it’s been said several times that those driving there should go back to driving school to learn how to drive properly. Is it those that areContinue reading “Come and I will show you who I am”
How to be God’s Bestsellers…
‘To make it your ambition and definitely endeavour to live quietly and peacefully, to mind your own affairs, and to work with your hands, as we charged you,’ 1 Thessalonians 4:11 (AMP Bible) Throughout my entire life I have noticed that the best way to avoid trouble is to live in quietness andContinue reading “How to be God’s Bestsellers…”
What Happen when God is missing?
‘Gentleness (meekness, humility), self-control (self-restraint, continence). Against such things there is no law [that can bring a charge]’ Galatians 5:23 (AMP Bible) Why do we have the law? Why do we have the police patrolling the street? Why do we have curfew? Why do we have justice? All these are simply because we have crimes,Continue reading “What Happen when God is missing?”
Too much of everything
‘For man’s anger does not promote the righteousness God [wishes and requires].’ James 1:20 (AMP Bible) We just welcomed in a six-month old kitten and our seven-year old cat found it difficult to accept the new one. For days, it ran outside and only comes in to eat. This is a cat that is used toContinue reading “Too much of everything”
Are you better off?
“As for the rich in this world, charge them not to be proud and arrogant and contemptuous of others, nor to set their hopes on uncertain riches, but on God, Who richly and ceaselessly provides us with everything for [our] enjoyment.” 1 Timothy 6:17 (AMP Bible) A popular African proverb states that, ‘The world only knows aContinue reading “Are you better off?”
Where is God?
“When a man’s ways please the Lord, He makes even his enemies to be at peace with him.” Proverbs 16:7 (Amplified Bible) King David was one great example of a man after God’s own heart. He was a fighter. He was resilient. He was outstandingly handsome and robust. He was everything; I meanContinue reading “Where is God?”
WHERE THE GRACE COMES IN
“ I do not understand what I do. For what I want to do I do not do, but what I hate I do.” (Romans 7:15 NIV) There is no perfect person. When referring to perfection, it requires severe training to achieve that. For a man to get to that point in hisContinue reading “WHERE THE GRACE COMES IN”
THROW IT AT ME!
So when they continued asking him, he lifted up himself, and said unto them, “He that is without sin among you, let him first cast a stone at her.” (St John 8:7) One important thing I’ve noticed among people is that they are very fast in condemning others. When they hear the news ofContinue reading “THROW IT AT ME!”
Simple but COMPULSORY principles for long life
“Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love.” Ephesians 4:2 Pride comes before destruction. It does not come so suddenly or in a hurry. It slips in gradually without any invitation. And a man who permits pride to rule his life should be very careful. There is no profit inContinue reading “Simple but COMPULSORY principles for long life”
The Distance between You and God
“The man who thinks he knows something does not yet know as he ought to know. But the man who loves God is known by God.” 1 Corinthians 8:2-3 You may think this is crazy but I am going to tell you many times without stopping that without God in your life, then you areContinue reading “The Distance between You and God”
A Day with God
“The Lord says; “These people come near to me with their mouth and honour me with their lips, but their hearts are far from me. Their worship of me is made up only of rules taught by men.” Isaiah 29:13 You change your life positively when you ‘sincerely’ worship God. I mean ‘sincerely’ when youContinue reading “A Day with God”
Why not fend for yourself?
“And because he was a tentmaker as they were, he stayed and worked with them.” Acts 18:3 That one is a man of God does not mean that one is free from working to fend for oneself. God commands us to work and earn our living. By depending on someone else totally to feed us,Continue reading “Why not fend for yourself?”
The Simplest Thing You Ignored
“Saul died because he was unfaithful to the Lord; he did not keep the word of the Lord, and even consulted a medium for guidance, and did not enquire of the Lord. So the Lord put him to death and turned the kingdom over to David son of Jesse.” 1 Chronicles 10:13-14 Saul did notContinue reading “The Simplest Thing You Ignored”
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