Seek First Part – 7

1 Corinthians 10:31——Whether therefore ye eat, or drink, or whatsoever ye do, do all to the glory of God.

There are so many things that clamour for our attention and devotion: our jobs, our kids, our spouses, our hobbies—the demands and distractions of life. And we have to be careful

Seek First Part – 4

James 4:8 —– Draw near to God, and He will draw near to you. Cleanse your hands, you sinners, and purify your hearts, you double-minded.

How should we respond if we realise we’ve been living according to worldly wisdom, driven by envy and selfish ambition to get what we want?

Love Flows

As a Christian the development of your love walk must be your primary focus. How does a person get Agape love? The day you receive Jesus, the love of God is poured into you.

Romans 5:5
and hope does not disappointus, because God’s love has been poured into our hearts

Power in Patience Part – 5

James 1:2—– My brothers and sisters, whenever you face trials of any kind, consider it nothing but joy.

Are you surprised to hear me say that our mind speaks to us even when our lips are closed?  In the midst of our trials, the commentary in our head goes on

Stronger in the Lord Part – 3

The scripture states “I am the LORD who heals you” (Exodus 15: 26).                   
We read in the Book of Psalms, “the LORD who heals all your diseases“(Psalms 103:2 – 3).
God is your physician. The medicine He prescribes is his Holy Word(Psalm 107:20).                 

God’s Word has the directions

The Nature Of God Part – 2

Romans 6: 14 ——– For sin shall not have dominion over you, for you are not under law but under grace.

When God created Adam, he was perfect as he had the nature of God in him. The moment he disobeyed, he became a sinner and through him we are

Cultivating Gods Garden Part – 1

Hebrews 6:7-8 ——-  For the earth which drinks in the rain that often comes upon it, and bears herbs useful for those by whom it is cultivated, receives blessing from God;  but if it bears thorns and briers, it is rejected and near to being cursed, whose end is to

This is the Testimony of a lady named Mary Pratibha, who through persistence in her prayer, faith and continually confessing the scriptures experienced the Word of God become alive and active in her life.

The Lord has done amazing things in my life. There are so many to count, it’s a collection of miracles as it includes testimonies of my entire family. I can say from rags to riches in terms of financial status.

But this one is really interesting as it is is

God of Peace Part – 4

Philippians 4:7 —— And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus.
 
The world defines peace as an absence of trouble.

The biblical concept of peace does not focus on the absence of trouble. Biblical peace is unrelated to circumstances; it

God of Peace Part – 3

Philippians 4:4-5 —–  Rejoice in the Lord always. Again I will say, rejoice!  Let your gentleness be known to all men. The Lord is at hand.

It is sometimes a disconcerting truth for many of us that even though we belong to God through faith in Christ; we still seem

God of Peace Part – 2

Psalms 8:2——Out of the mouth of babes and nursing infants, You have ordained strength, Because of Your enemies, That You may silence the enemy and the avenger.

When we see the enemy come against us, in faith we must open our mouth and speak praises to God that this enemy

God of Peace Part – 1

Romans12:18 —–If it is possible, as much as depends on you, live peaceably with all men.

People all over the world, across all ages desire Peace. From the corporate CEO to the simple man in the village – everyone longs for this.

In the midst of all we do, in

Let Go of Worry Part – 3

Matthew 6:34 —- Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about its own things. Sufficient for the day is its own trouble.
 
We often tend to worry about our future – worries such as how I am going to live from now on, what should I do,

Repentance Part – 6

There are so many things that happen spiritually but the devil wants us to be blind so we do not see. The two disciples of Jesus were spiritually blind but after the Eucharist their minds were opened and were ready to overcome the devil.

When Jesus said the Son of

Repentance Part – 5

Psalms 23:5 ——- You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies. You anoint my head with oil; my cup overflows.

The word “table” here is synonymous with “feast;” and the meaning is, “You provide for my wants.” During a particular period of the life of the

Repentance Part – 4

Psalms 23:5 —— You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies; You anoint my head with oil; My cup runs over.

When the mass is celebrated, Satan is also present. He encourages us to keep our sin secret and exhorts us to blame our wrong doings

Repentance Part – 2

2Peter3:9 —— The Lord is not slack concerning His promise, as some count slackness, but is longsuffering toward us, not willing that any should perish but that all should come to repentance.

The Israelites had committed blunders but immediately repented and were then forgiven. We too make mistakes every day.

Repentance Part – 1

John 3:14-15 – And as Moses lifted up the serpent in the wilderness, even so must the Son of Man be lifted up,  that whoever believes in Him should not perish but have eternal life.
 
Numbers 21:4-5 – Then they journeyed from Mount Hor by the Way of the Red

The Resurrection Part – 5

Luke 24:27-29 — And beginning at Moses and all the Prophets, He expounded to them in all the Scriptures the things concerning Himself.

 Then they drew near to the village where they were going, and He indicated that He would have gone farther.  But they constrained Him, saying, “Abide with

The Resurrection Part – 2

Luke 24:14-15 – And they talked together of all these things which had happened.  So it was, while they conversed and reasoned that Jesus Himself drew near and went with them.

These two persons (presumably men) have no idea who Jesus was when he approached them. He must have had

The Resurrection Part – 1

Luke 24:13-21 – Now behold, two of them were traveling that same day to a village called Emmaus, which was seven miles from Jerusalem.  And they talked together of all these things which had happened.  So it was, while they conversed and reasoned that Jesus Himself drew near and went

Worship Part – 10

Genesis 22: 7-8 – But Isaac spoke to Abraham his father and said, “My father!” And he said, “Here I am, my son.” Then he said, “Look, the fire and the wood, but where is the lamb for a burnt offering?”  And Abraham said, “My son, God will provide for

Worship Part – 9

Genesis 22:6—– So Abraham took the wood of the burnt offering and laid it on Isaac his son; and he took the fire in his hand, and a knife, and the two of them went together.

To understand the above scripture we need to read 2 Chronicles 3:1.

2 Chronicles

Worship Part – 8

Genesis 22:5 – And Abraham said to his young men, “Stay here with the donkey; the lad and I will go yonder and worship, and we will come back to you.”

Abraham took the servants along for three days but when they reached the place for the sacrifice he asks

Worship Part – 4

Genesis 22:4-6 – Then on the third day Abraham lifted his eyes and saw the place afar off.  And Abraham said to his young men, “Stay here with the donkey; the lad and I will go yonder and worship, and we will come back to you.”  So Abraham took the

Worship Part – 2

Genesis 22:2 – Then He said, “Take now your son, your only son Isaac, whom you love, and go to the land of Moriah, and offer him there as a burnt offering on one of the mountains of which I shall tell you.”

Abraham was always faithful to God, he

Worship Part – 1

Genesis 22:2 —– Then He said, “Take now your son, your only son Isaac, whom you love, and go to the land of Moriah, and offer him there as a burnt offering on one of the mountains of which I shall tell you.”

Genesis 22 is where worship was initially

Just Love Them

John 3:16 —– For God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son, that whoever believes in Him should not perish but have everlasting life.

The disciples were undoubtedly shocked and amazed when Jesus took up the basin and the towel and began to wash their feet. 

Never Grow Weary Part – 11

1Peter 1: 6 – 7 – In all this you greatly rejoice, though now for a little while you may have had to suffer grief in all kinds of trials.  These have come so that the proven genuineness of your faith—of greater worth than gold, which perishes even though refined

Forgiving by Faith – Part 1

Today and for the next couple of days we will learn how to overcome unforgiveness in our lives.

Unforgiveness is a powerful blessing blocker and keeps you away from God; this will lead you straight to hell. Let’s see how to forgive a person through faith which is how it’s

The Origin of Trials

We have spent the last two weeks learning about turning our trial into triumph. Now, the big question is does God send us trials?

James 1:13
Let no man say when he is tempted, I am tempted of God: for God cannot be tempted with evil, neither tempteth he any

Avoid Unbelief like Jairus Part – 2

Mark 5:23 —–He pleaded earnestly with him, “My little daughter is dying. Please come and put your hands on her so that she will be healed and live.”

Like Jairus, the more information we get about Jesus, the more we understand Jesus’ nature and truths. This will help us to

Hardened Hearts Part – 5

Hebrews 3:17——Now with whom was He angry forty years? Was it not with those who sinned, whose corpses fell in the wilderness?

The Israelites were not only rebellious but were living a sinful life. Habitual sinning, careless living and violating God’s Word led them away from God – a

Hardened Hearts Part – 2

Hebrews 3:9—–Where your fathers tested Me, tried Me, tried Me, And saw My works forty years.

Most of us think that this is just a story about the deliverance of the Israelites from Egyptian slavery.  But It symbolically describes God delivering each one of us from sin (symbolized by the

A New Commandment Part – 7

Philippians 2:3 – Let nothing be done through selfish ambition or conceit, but in lowliness of mind let each esteem others better than himself.

Whenever you’re in conflict with someone, there is one factor that can make the difference between damaging your relationship and deepening it. That factor isattitude.

Agitation Part – 12

Proverbs 3:6 – In all your ways acknowledge Him, And He shall direct your paths.

Agitation dilutes our trust in God; when we are disturbed and agitated, we become fearful and fear opens the door for Satan to operate in our lives. Even though we are confessing the Word of

Agitation Part – 11

Psalm 37:5 – Commit your way to the Lord, Trust also in Him, And He shall bring it to pass.

In Part-10 I have been talking about our commitment to God. It has to be emphasised, that a committed Life is one of Trust in Him. A real committed

Agitation Part – 10

Psalm 37:5-6 – Commit your way to the Lord, Trust also in Him, And He shall bring it to pass. He shall bring forth your righteousness as the light,
And your justice as the noonday.

This is a simple command to commit our way unto the LORD. It tells us

Agitation Part – 9

Isaiah 26:3—You will keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on You, because he trusts in You.

TRUST is a firm belief in the reliability, truth, or ability of someone or something according to the Oxford Dictionary. “Trust in God” is simply believing that He loves us, He’s