Our view of blessings indicates who we are in Christ and what our view of God is in the light of Who God is. Our circumstances should never define who God is but who God is should help us overcome our circumstances.
Our culture is promoting the tolerance in all areas of our life. Things that once were considered taboo are being looked at through the lenses of tolerance; however, when it comes to the message of the gospel, the sense of tolerance is forgotten.
The marriage in our culture is not only viewed through the lenses of pleasure and degraded in the name of personal happiness. We must rely on the Word of God and how it defines the marriage from God’s perspective.
Even though the Bible has a great deal to say about the faithfulness in marriage, it is becoming more difficult today to live faithfully, in order for us to overcome this, we need to know and examine our culture. The culture itself is promoting happiness–individualized happiness–and we are seeking the happiness in another person rather than in God who is the source of all happiness.
The promises of God help us overcome adversity in our life as we face various circumstances. We must study the Word of God in order for us to come in contact with the promises of God and meditate on them. We will grow in our walk with God and help others rely on the same promises.
The promise of Redemption can be labeled us ‘MVP’–Most Valuable Promise. God promises to deliver man-kind and then provides His Son to die for our sins in order for us to be reconciled with God. If we place our faith and trust in Jesus, we then belong to God and have a personal relationship with Him.
The knowledge and the character of God enables us understand that we are in God’s protection and He is our refuge. He is in control of our lives and we must rely on Him and make Him known in the midst of our affliction.
The great number of believers–those who have accepted Jesus Christ as their personal savior–question their relationship with Jesus Christ. Even
It is a great encouragement for the follower of Jesus Christ, for, we have a personal relationship with God who never changes even though the world around us is changing rapidly. Our culture is changing and the worldview it carries is changing faster than we can imagine. At time, the circumstances of this world can frighten and leave the world hopeless; however, in Christ, we have a message of hope.
Sunday, September 15, 2019 we have started a new sermon series “Experiencing Joy in the time of Adversity“. We will
The Christian faith offers contentment for the life of the believers and those who are around them. However, as we live in the world full of adversity it pushes us in the realm of doubt. Where we find ourselves posing questions such as, if I am experiencing adversity, am I saved, do I belong to the kingdom of God, and how can I rejoice in the midst of adversity.
It is important for us to lay the ground work in order for us to understand who God is and
The doctrine of the Third person of the Trinity has been controversial throughout the Church history. We cannot ignore the subject of the Holy Spirit and it is important for us to take the time to study it and if lead by the grace of God, through Christ, teach others about Him.
The study of the miracles is important and much needed in the life of a Christian today than ever before. The miracles help us understand the magnificent of God and His grace toward His creation.
Recorded in the gospel of Matthew, Jesus heals many of their various diseases, pain, epilepsy, and paralysis. The work done in the body of these individual was super-natural and only God can perform such act.
We piece together the life of the apostle Paul by gleaning into the New Testament, starting with his background. Paul stands in the history of believers as the thinker and the doer of the Word of God; and the scriptures encourage us to imitate him, for he imitated Christ Jesus.
A Zealous Follower of Jewish Law The zealous tradition goes back to the Phinehas. The apostle Paul carries this tradition
The apostle Paul identified himself as a Pharisee in the book of Philippians 3. Paul was committed to the teachings and the traditions of the Pharisaical community; Paul even goes as far to make the statement that he is a descendant of a pharisee.
The life changing event for the apostle Paul was his encounter with Jesus Christ on the road to Damascus. His calling will set him on the path, which will not only bring glory to God but ultimately death of the apostle under the reign of Nero.
The credit of the majority of the New Testament theology goes to the apostle Paul. The structure of the theology is based on Paul’s personal convictions as the descendant of Abraham.