Our Father in Heaven • Luke 11:2

Our Father in Heaven • Luke 11:2

When we pray, we address God as “our Father in heaven”. We don’t approach God’s throne without reverence, we must come to Him with high esteem, great respect, total adoration and utmost honor because Jesus is the Almighty God. Our earthly parents are limited in their capabilities and abilities to provide and meet both our […]

Life and the Pursuit of God • Judges 8:4

Life and the Pursuit of God • Judges 8:4

In Judges 8:4, Gideon came to the Jordan, he and the three hundred men who were with him, and crossed over, exhausted but still in pursuit. Obedience to the Lord combats exhaustion. Have you ever been in a place where you wanted to quit because of exhaustion or frustration? Exhaustion or frustration has robbed many […]

Be Holy • Leviticus 11:44

Be Holy • Leviticus 11:44

“For I am the Lord your God. Consecrate yourselves therefore, and be holy for I am holy.” (Leviticus 11:44) What is the purpose for our lives? The Lord wants us to devote ourselves to His purposes, and one of His purposes for our lives is to be holy. So often I can make the relationship […]

Unworthy of it All • Genesis 32:10

Unworthy of it All • Genesis 32:10

“I am unworthy of all the lovingkindness and of all the faithfulness which You have shown to Your servant.” (Genesis 32:10) What did you do to ensure that you would wake up this morning? The answer is nothing, absolutely nothing, it is important to take time to sit back and realize all that God has […]

The Boy Ministered • 1 Samuel 3:1

The Boy Ministered • 1 Samuel 3:1

Have you ever felt too small or insignificant to be of any practical use to God? 1 Samuel 3, introduces a young boy called Samuel. When we first find him, all we know about him is that he was ministering to the Lord. That word ministering means to attend to, to contribute to, to serve, […]

Be Joyful • John 15:11

Be Joyful • John 15:11

When we combine a decision to invite Jesus in our hearts with a heart of gratitude, we will rejoice with a joy that is complete in Christ. Jesus and God’s Word is the source of joy for every believer when we continue growing in the love of Christ and obeying His commands. Jesus says: “I […]

The Best Gift • 1 Corinthians 2:9

The Best Gift • 1 Corinthians 2:9

As we approach the season of gift exchanges, many people are tempted by greed and covetousness. The covetous will not inherit the kingdom of heaven (1 Corinthians 6:10). Also see (Luke 12:15; Ephesians 5:3; Colossians 3:5). Camping out for a new phone isn’t a big deal anymore, but we hesitate to spend time and money […]

Be Joyful • Hebrews 12:2

Be Joyful • Hebrews 12:2

We have a deep longing to be happy in this life. At times happiness seems fleeting and temporary. It is dictated by how we feel depending on our pleasurable external circumstances whereas joy in Jesus is a gift from God which brings an internal unshakable gladness of heart regardless of the external circumstances. Because of […]