Five Steps To Making The Right Decision

Grace and peace be unto you. The story is told that after Judas’ death and Jesus’ ascension, the believers decided to replace Judas. One major criterion was a man who was with them during Jesus’ earthly ministry. Hence, Joseph and Matthias were nominated. The believers then prayed and cast lots. The lot fell on MatthiasContinue reading “Five Steps To Making The Right Decision”

Obedience Is Never Futile

Grace and peace be unto you. The story is told that Naaman had leprosy and visited the prophet Elisha for healing. When he arrived at the door of Elisha’s house, Elisha sent a messenger who instructed him to wash himself seven times in the Jordan River, and he would be cleansed. Naaman left Elisha’s houseContinue reading “Obedience Is Never Futile”

God Will Work Things Out;10 Bible Verses

Grace and peace be unto you. 1. No weapon that is fashioned against you shall succeed, and you shall refute every tongue that rises against you in judgment. (Isaiah 54:17). 2. And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to hisContinue reading “God Will Work Things Out;10 Bible Verses”

The Truth Can Be Frightening

Grace and peace be unto you.   The story is told that Shimei cursed David while he was running from his son, Absalom. After David’s army defeated Absaloms,’ David was returning to Jerusalem and Shimei met him, bowed before him, and apologized. Abishai, David’s nephew suggested that Shimei be killed, but David rejected the ideaContinue reading “The Truth Can Be Frightening”

Avoid The Road To Betrayal  

Grace and peace be unto you. The story is told that the leaders of the tribes of Israel pledged not to give their daughters to the Benjamites for marriage after the atrocity that they committed. As a result, there was a shortage of wives for the Benjamites. The leaders did not want Israel to beContinue reading “Avoid The Road To Betrayal  “

Who Can Stop God’s Hand?

Grace and peace be unto you. The story is told that Jeremiah prophesied that the Jews would spend 70 years in captivity in Babylon before returning to Jerusalem (Jeremiah 29:10). Hence, in the seventieth year, God spoke to Cyrus, King of Persia who had captured Babylon. He appointed him to build a temple in JerusalemContinue reading “Who Can Stop God’s Hand?”

God Will Work It Out In Your Favor

Grace and peace be unto you.   The story is told that Absalom conspired to kill David and establish himself as king. Hence, after David fled Jerusalem, Absalom consulted with his advisor, Ahithophel on the way forward. He suggested that Absalom mobilize twelve thousand men and immediately pursue David and his men. This strategy wouldContinue reading “God Will Work It Out In Your Favor”

Face Your Enemies Courageously  

Grace and peace be unto you. How do you respond when your enemy attacks? Do you cower, run and hide, or courageously stand your ground? Scripture says, “No weapon turned against you will succeed. You will silence every voice raised up to accuse you” (Isaiah 54:17).    The story is told that the Ammonites humiliatedContinue reading “Face Your Enemies Courageously  “

Finding Refuge In My Enemies’ Environment

Grace and peace be unto you. “You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies…” (Psalm 23:5). Do you know that you can feel safe and secure while living in the midst of your enemies? Scripture says, “As the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than yourContinue reading “Finding Refuge In My Enemies’ Environment”

The Trap That Awaits Us

Grace and peace be unto you. Are you confident that God is with you? How often do you initiate tasks without consulting him? God promised to be with us always. But he did not promise to give us success in every activity. Sometimes we are overzealous and take on “good activities” without his approval. ScriptureContinue reading “The Trap That Awaits Us”