When God creates something, He creates it with purpose and design. The Genesis account of creation makes it clear that God’s creation is “good” (Genesis 1:31).
What’s the difference you ask? Webster’s Dictionary defines religion as “The service and worship of God or the supernatural; commitment or devotion to religious faith or observance.
I wish I could prove to my peers that God is real. But I can’t. The question of is there or isn’t there a God is one that will always revolve around the minds of many until that day, as I believe, when He comes. I’ve had countless conversations that came with endless questions, only for nothing to be resolved.
We go to church and we see the zeal of churchgoers. They roll on the floor, they speak in spiritual tongues they jump higher, reaching and touching the feet of Jesus it seems. We look at this and then look at ourselves and ask, “Where is God in my life?” Am I not deep enough with God?
My pastor, Pastor always says that transparency brings about deliverance. Through my writing I seek the Holy Spirit for guidance with every word I write.
Danielle Lewis is full of joy! Her spirit is bubbly, her heart is happy, and her voice is oh so pure! So Divine caught up with Ms. Lewis while she was planning and gearing up for her Atlanta album release.
Its time to accessorize! What’s a good outfit without a few glam accessories to spice it up? Enter Pink Velvet Designs, a timeless, elegant, and fashion forward clothing and accessories company, created by Adrianne “AC” Smith.
Say hello to John McClure Jr. As the 5th runner up on Season 2 of BET’s “Sunday Best”, John is simply living out his destiny. Staying true to the title of his debut album, its evident that John McClure Jr. was “Born to Worship”. I took some time out to talk with John, we invite you to listen.
Have you ever thought about what it means when you say to someone “God Bless”?
I consider myself to live a pretty normal life. I wake up every morning and go to work; that dreadful 9 to 5. Saturday is me time, and of course, Sunday is church. I’m not rich, but make just enough money to get by.
What’s all the fuss about? Why can’t the body of Christ be on one accord?
Can I be honest with you for a minute? People never cease to amaze me. I’ve noticed that when people find out that you’re saved they expect you to act a certain way and exhibit a certain type of behavior; and they should.
As a little girl growing up watching Disney’s Cinderella and Snow White, I always dreamed of one day meeting my very own prince charming. I wanted to grow up, fall in love and give myself totally to my prince who would be my first and only love. font>
How many times have you found yourself in an uncomfortable situation wondering how will you get through yet another rough patch? You prayed and gave the situation to God only to pick it back up because God was not moving fast enough? Well, if this sounds like you, the answer is – you have wavering faith.
I’ve been to parties. Quite a few (haven’t you?). But I’m saved (please, hear me out). I didn’t go to “wild out” or to “have fun.” Truthfully speaking, I went to celebrate whatever event at that time called for a celebration (it’s not an excuse, it just honest).
Everybody loves a good story; one that takes us through a whirlwind of emotion and keeps us on the edge of our seat. As humans, we enjoy being entertained whether it’s real life or not. The more emotions felt throughout the story, the more real it becomes.
Often times we feel that as a Christian, we are obligated to be perfect. That some how, once we utter the “sinners prayer” in whatever version our respective places of Worship gives us, we are this magically perfect being with halo and wings to match.
There is a familiar saying that goes “Many are called but few are chosen.” In fact, it’s biblical (Matthew 22:14). Whenever I think of this artist, that very quote comes to mind. I’d like to introduce to you gospel phenomenon Camille Newman. Take a moment to get to know her. Her story might just change the way you view life.
We all know that Christian women are naturally expected to dress modest. But the truth is we want to be fashionable too! Who says you can’t be fashionable and modest at the same time? Whether you’re going to church or a gospel event, here are some pointers to help you achieve a tasteful, & fashionable, yet modest look.