Have a different perspective in this lockdown era. God is still in control.
Introduction In recent months, the spread of COVID-19 has led to a lockdown in many countries. In these countries and some others that are yet to go on lockdown, ban has been placed on social gatherings. People are encouraged to work from homes, schools have been closed and lectures are done online, church services (includingContinue reading “The impact of the COVID-19 on the church.”
We all go through one challenge or the other. The decision to make it through your challenge as a winner is a tough one, but still a critical one to make. Faced with the uncertainties of the future, settling for the situation seems comfortable. However, there is still a lot more ahead.
“”I would like to gain something from our relationship”, Akua told me. She added, “After so many years of our friendship, I do not want to walk out of this relationship having been cheated. Set out the terms and conditions and clearly define the benefits before I can commit to this lasting relationship””. A friendContinue reading “SELFLESS DEVOTION”
There are various ways we respond to situations. This stems from the way we process the information we have and the knowledge we have gained from various sources. We may experience the same challenges, but we will all respond differently. The greatest asset of westernisation is education. Science and arts have been the bargaining commodityContinue reading “It is well.”
Text Then your light will break forth like the dawn, and your healing will quickly appear; then your righteousness will go before you, and the glory of the Lord will be your rear guard. Isaiah 58:8 (NIV) MESSAGE Our decisions of the past may be the hindrance to the extent of our impact today. Repentance is, therefore, the keyContinue reading “Breaking Forth”
They said to each other, “Come, let’s make bricks and bake them thoroughly.” (Genesis 11:2) We must admit we don’t live in a secluded world. In God’s creation, He had made things interdependent. The proof of this is in the order of His creation. In building the future, we will need to connect with other people.Continue reading “Building the future -Connect with others”
“Suppose one of you wants to build a tower. Won’t you first sit down and estimate the cost to see if you have enough money to complete it? (Luke 14:18, NIV) Everyone is building, whether knowingly or unknowingly. Every decision we make are the ingredients that go into making the building either strong or weak.Continue reading “Building the future – Count the Cost”
Text: 1 Samuel 16:11 So he asked Jesse, “Are these all the sons you have?” “There is still the youngest,” Jesse answered. “He is tending the sheep.” Samuel said, “Send for him; we will not sit down until he arrives.” MESSAGE David probably thought of one day becoming a king when he was in the forest.Continue reading “Where would you be?”
Text: Acts 13: 2-3 While they were worshipping the Lord and fasting, the Holy Spirit said, “Set apart for me Barnabas and Saul for the work to which I have called them.” 3 So after they had fasted and prayed, they placed their hands on them and sent them off. MESSAGE We have been chosen to do something and notContinue reading “Chosen for a special assignment”