God must have really had it out for me when he gave me the family that he did. They are beyond dysfunctional. I don’t get along with my sisters, we’re all indifferent to each other.
I grew up Pentecostal where it’s a no holds bar experience in the presence of God. I’ve pretty much seen it all with worship, and the different expressions of it.
It’s our anniversary!!!!!!! Thanks to you, our devoted readers, we have been spreading the Good News for two years strong!
I used to wonder what the deal was with so called Christians. The behavior some of them displayed would be contrary to the standards they professed to believe.
Do you ever notice that no matter how blessed you are, there are always those moments when you look at someone else’s life and think…
Last month I talked about the three fold blessing we inherit as children of God. Let’s get started from the beginning, with Abraham.
“I want to do what is good, but I don’t. I don’t want to do what is wrong, but I do it anyway. I have discovered this principle of life—that when I want to do what is right, I inevitably do what is wrong. I love God’s law with all my heart. But there is another power within me that is at war with my mind.
“I know I have to do it one day, but I’m trying to work out some of my issues within myself.” That was the response he gave me, an old friend who I was catching up with regarding his salvation.
The God of Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob. I said “I am the God of Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob!!! I’m sure you’ve heard this cliché phrase before.
The words of Christ found in Matthew 22:37 says, “Thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy mind.” Jesus is recorded as saying “this is the first commandment” in another portion of scripture.
So you called the physician, made your appointment, and now you’re ready to go to the doctor’s office to get a solution for whatever ailment, is bothering you. You expect to leave with a solution that will help your current situation.
No pants (for women), no make-up, no earrings, no red fingernail polish, no secular music, no proms or school dances, this was how the old church preached holiness.
“For I know the plans I have for you, declares the LORD, plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.”
By: Feyisola Ogunfemi ” Therefore, there is now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus, because through Christ Jesus the law of the…
It’s almost here again: Valentine’s Day. Hearts, Candy, Flowers, Dates,… and for some of us a lot of “ugh!” It’s all good for your friends who have a love, but you girlfriend, are sitting there looking like a lost lonely puppy
Like a lot of children who come from Christian families, growing up I spent every Sunday morning in church. My grandmother belonged to a Baptist church and therefore– so did my sister and I.
Salvation as defined in the Holman Bible Dictionary is, “the acutely dynamic act of snatching others by force from serious peril.”
Out with the old and in with the new. Mark 2:22 “And no one pours new wine into old wineskins. If he does, the wine will burst the skins, and both the wine and the wineskins will be ruined. No, he pours new wine into new wineskins.”
It’s show time. Just a few more minutes and they will be calling my name. I was asked to sing at church and I reluctantly accepted. Now, I have to get up out of my seat where no one even notices me and sing in front of all these people. I feel it coming on.
or some reason, when the New Year hits, all of a sudden there is this great epiphany for most people (myself included), and we see things clearer than we did before.