True love is good for everyone. It is good for God and it is good for humans. Christians (out of all people on earth) must understand the importance of true love and practice it. Christians must understand that God requires genuine love from us. We must consider the practice as our basic essential requirement for inheriting God’s kingdom. Each believer must appreciate the love of God and express it. God expects his children to demonstrate true love notable as Agape Love – Which is void of an imperfection. No Christians should find basis in hatred. The scripture stated, “Anyone who claims to be in the light but hates a brother or sister is still in the darkness” (1 John 2:9 NIV). God fulfilled his portion of love mandate by sending his beloved Son Jesus Christ to die for the world. “For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that...Read more
God demands obedience from his children. We must satisfy God with holiness to receive his blessings. Believers can learn from a bible scenario that God used to chastise his children for their disobedient acts. God put people of Judah to task by asking them some provocative questions. In a metaphorical statement, Jehovah challenged Judah inhabitants to consider what the consequences of their sinful actions would be should they persist in sin and shun repentance. God said, “Now let me sing to my Well-beloved a song of my beloved regarding His vineyard: My Well-beloved has a vineyard on a very fruitful hill. He dug it up and cleared out its stones, and planted it with the choicest vine. He built a tower in its midst, and also made a winepress in it; so He expected it to bring forth good grapes, But it brought forth wild grapes. “And now, O...Read more
Humility is an excellent virtue that God’s children must possess. Jehovah requires all his children to live humbly and uprightly before him at all times. A good child of God would not seek for an excuse to entertain pride. Christians should learn from King Uzziah in the bible who practiced both sides of the coin and reaped the consequences. Uzziah lived in humility at the beginning of his tenure, but switched to entertain pride at the end. Explore the Life of King Uzziah from 2 Chronicles 26 King Uzziah succeeded many wayward kings in the land of Judah. His predecessors disobeyed God but he chose to act differently. King Uzziah satisfied God. Against the common practices of his time, Uzziah prioritize serving God and ruled his people with Godly fear. God compensated King Uzziah for his faithfulness by helping him to become prosperous. Uzziah was more famous than his...Read more
The church is important to God. The church is also known as the body of Christ, which he purchased with his blood. Jesus Christ expects believers to carefully handle the affairs of his church, and ensure it fulfills the purpose for which it was founded. God’s warnings to some early churches are highlighted in multiple places in the bible. (Read Revelation 2 and Revelation 3). God’s warnings given in the bible still apply to today’s churches. Paul also admonished the church to maintain a godly position and remain relevant for God’s kingdom. During his farewell speech to the elders at Ephesus, Paul declared a warning that was full of prophecies of the integrity battle that the end time churches would have to fight. Paul said, “Therefore I testify to you this day that I am innocent of the blood of all men. For I have not shunned to declare to you the whole...Read more
Children of God must praise God at all times, and in all situations. Christians are divinely packaged to be God’s bundle of praises. We must praise his name. The scripture stated, “In Him also we have obtained an inheritance, being predestined according to the purpose of Him who works all things according to the counsel of His will, that we who first trusted in Christ should be to the praise of His glory. In Him you also trusted, after you heard the word of truth, the gospel of your salvation; in whom also, having believed, you were sealed with the Holy Spirit of promise, who is the guarantee of our inheritance until the redemption of the purchased possession, to the praise of His glory” (Ephesians 1:11-14). Lesson on Praises to God God created humans for the benefit of receiving our praises. If no one gets the purpose of his/her creation, Christians...Read more
Christians are children of God, and we are the partakers of God’s blessings proclaimed in the bible. Any individual Christian (or a Christian group) can claim bible blessings without restriction. The blessings of the bible apply to all Christians throughout the world For example, the blessings in Paul’s prayer rendered for the Ephesians Christian several years ago still apply to us – Today’s Christians. Paul’s prayers apply to today’s Christians to benefits. Paul prayed and said, “For this reason I bow my knees to the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, from whom the whole family in heaven and earth is named, that He would grant you, according to the riches of His glory, to be strengthened with might through His Spirit in the inner man, that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith; That you, being rooted and grounded in love, may be...Read more
Every Christian has an obligation to daily monitor his or her life and ensure not to get involved in some erratic practices that have perpetrated our society. The scripture stated, “But exhort one another daily, while it is called “Today,” lest any of you be hardened through the deceitfulness of sin. For we have become […]
It is a good thing to faithfully serve God. No one has ever regretted his or her faithful services to God. It is certain that God will tremendously bless every individual or collective people that prioritize holiness and faithfully services to him.