It Is A Simple Thing For The Lord

Grace and peace be unto you. The story is told that king Mesha of Moab stopped paying annual tribute to king Joram of Israel. Joram was displeased and joined forces with Jehoshaphat, king of Judah and the king of Edom to fight against him. Hence, the three kings started out on the journey to Moab.Continue reading “It Is A Simple Thing For The Lord”

Love One Another: 10 Bible Verses

Grace and peace be unto you.   1. If anyone says, “I love God,” and hates his brother, he is a liar; for he who does not love his brother whom he has seen cannot love God whom he has not seen. (1 John 4:20). 2. Be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another,Continue reading “Love One Another: 10 Bible Verses”

Are Your Advisers Hearing From God?

Grace and peace be unto you. Have your friends ever tried to persuade you to use an opportunity that was not from God? What did you do? Scripture says, “For am I now seeking the approval of man, or of God? Or am I trying to please man? If I were still trying to pleaseContinue reading “Are Your Advisers Hearing From God?”

Some Things Are Not As They Seem

Grace and peace be unto you. Have you ever accepted an offer and realized that it was not what you expected? What did you do? Scripture says, “Many are the plans in a person’s heart, but it is the Lord’s purpose that prevails” (Proverbs 19:21). The story is told that God’s Spirit left Saul but wasContinue reading “Some Things Are Not As They Seem”

God Allows Us To Make Decisions

Grace and peace be unto you. The story is told that the Israelites wanted a king like the other nations. Hence, they expressed their desire to Samuel who was displeased. Nonetheless, he consulted with God who assured him that the Israelites had rejected him and not Samuel. God shared with Samuel the disadvantages of havingContinue reading “God Allows Us To Make Decisions”

10 Bible Verses About Lying

Grace and peace be unto you. 1. Lying lips are an abomination to the Lord, but those who act faithfully are his delight. (Proverbs 12:22). 2. No one who practices deceit shall dwell in my house; no one who utters lies shall continue before my eyes. (Psalm 101:7). 3. Do not lie to one another,Continue reading “10 Bible Verses About Lying”

A Heart After God

Grace and peace be unto you. You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind. (Matthew 22:37). When God looks at our heart, what does he see? A consistent desire to please him, or a desire to please our carnal nature? The truthContinue reading “A Heart After God”

Are You Upset About God’s Decision?

Grace and peace be unto you. When was the last time you were upset about a decision that God made? How did you respond? Sometimes God’s decision does not align with our desire. In such instance, he expects us to adapt our perspective to his. His decision is made from a place of love andContinue reading “Are You Upset About God’s Decision?”

The Power of Faith

Grace and peace be unto you. “…Sun, stand still over Gibeon, and you, moon, over the Valley of Aijalon. So the sun stood still,    and the moon stopped, till the nation avenged itself on its enemies” (Joshua 10:12-13). When we focus on the unpleasant happenings in the world, we lose sight of the powerful God whoContinue reading “The Power of Faith”

Help Someone Achieve Their Goal

Grace and peace be unto you. Who helped you realize your dreams? The English poet John Donne wrote, “No man is an island.” God created us to live in communities and not in isolation because we need each other to develop into healthy functioning citizens. Scripture says, “Don’t look out only for your own interests,Continue reading “Help Someone Achieve Their Goal”