The Wisdom And Courage To Say “No”

Grace and peace unto you. The story is told that when the enemies of the Israelites heard that they were building a temple for the Lord, they offered to help. They claimed that they sought the Lord and offered sacrifice to him since the King of Assyria brought them there. Nonetheless, the Israelites saw throughContinue reading “The Wisdom And Courage To Say “No””

A Broken And Contrite Heart

Grace and peace be unto you. The story is told that Nahesh, king of the Ammonites besieged Jabesh-Gilead. The men of Jabesh-Gilead begged him to make a treaty with them but he refused. Hence, they asked him for seven days to request help from Israel and promised to surrender if none was received. He agreedContinue reading “A Broken And Contrite Heart”

11 Bible Verses That Encourage You To Trust in God Instead of Man

Grace and peace be unto you. 1. Don’t put your confidence in powerful people; there is no help for you there (Psalm 146:3). 2. But Jesus didn’t trust them, because he knew all about people (John 2:24). 3. This is what the Lord says: Cursed are those who put their trust in mere humans, whoContinue reading “11 Bible Verses That Encourage You To Trust in God Instead of Man”

11 Bible Verses About Hope

Grace and peace be unto you. 1. “We put our hope in the Lord. He is our help and our shield” (Psalm 33:20). 2. “My soul, wait thou only upon God; for my expectation is from him” (Psalm 62:5). 3. “When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; and when you passContinue reading 11 Bible Verses About Hope

You Are The Light of The World; Show Love To Everyone

Grace and peace be unto you. A Word of Encouragement… “You are the light of the world. A city set on a hill cannot be hidden” (Matthew 5:14). Is the world seeing your light? It is recorded that Peter and John were going to the house of the Lord to pray, when they met aContinue reading “You Are The Light of The World; Show Love To Everyone”

Spiritual Discernment Is A Key Factor In Completing Your Divine Assignments

Grace and peace be unto you. The journey continues. God presents regular opportunities for us to help people or testify about his goodness. The question therefore arises, how do we make use of these opportunities? Spiritual discernment is knowing what God wants us to do in any given situation. Our powers of discernment are developedContinue reading Spiritual Discernment Is A Key Factor In Completing Your Divine Assignments

God is Greater Than Your Fears

Grace and peace be unto you. A Word of Encouragement… What is your greatest fear? Is it more powerful than God? Fear is an unpleasant emotion expressed in response to something or someone perceived to be harmful. Scripture says, “Fear not, for I am with you; be not dismayed, for I am your God; IContinue reading “God is Greater Than Your Fears”

20 Bible Verses To Help You Cope With Grief

Grace and peace be unto you. A Word of Encouragement… Although we know that life culminates in death, the passing of a loved one is oftentimes received with pain and sorrow. There are regrets about missed opportunities and sadness regarding special moments that will not occur again in this life. Still yet, there is aContinue reading “20 Bible Verses To Help You Cope With Grief”

Your Pain Has A Divine Purpose

Grace and peace be unto you. The journey continues… The word “pain” has a negative connotation for many of us and if we had a choice we would live in a world without pain. We have all experienced excruciating pain at some point in our lives, whether it resulted from the death of a lovedContinue reading “Your Pain Has A Divine Purpose”

Mysteries of God # 3

Grace and peace be unto you. Jesus Was Fully God and Fully Man “For in him all the fullness of God was pleased to dwell” (Colossians 1:19). “I and the Father are one. The Jews picked up stones again to stone him. Jesus answered them, I have shown you many good works from the Father;Continue reading “Mysteries of God # 3”