Discouragement is the greatest enemy (diluent) of strength. It crumbles a person completely insofar as it can lead him to total failure. It begins by killing his inner potency and then makes the outer man completely useless. The longer men spend in it the greater the loss incurred. It appears from situations that are
“This Ezra went up from Babylon, and he was a scribe skilled in the law of Moses, which the LORD God of Israel had given; and the king granted him all he requested because the hand of the LORD his God was upon him” (Ezra 7:6).
The best thing a believer of Christ can have is the acceptance and companionship of God Almighty
“Then I saw another beast coming up out of the earth; and he had two horns like a lamb and he spoke as a dragon” (Rev. 13:11).
The entire verse is figurative as is most of the book with an underlying meaning to it. At first sight the verse fulfills its role of projecting a grave situation on the earth and the believers
“Now Solomon decided to build a house for the name of the LORD and a royal palace for himself” (2 Chron. 2:1).
Men commonly say that each person must take decisions in life based on the demands of a situation regardless of what anyone thinks. They may have ramifications and still we are told to do ‘something’
There’s a way to avoid falling in sin. It is tough and painstaking, but is nevertheless with glorious results. It is not being saved in Christ; it is not receiving God’s grace, but it is living like Christ. The apostle said, “Therefore, since Christ has suffered in the flesh, arm yourselves also with the
“All this, said David, ‘the LORD made me understand in writing by His hand upon me, all the details of this pattern” (1 Chron. 28:19).
I am sure we have all at some point wondered as to how exactly God breathed Scripture to His servants. It is still amazing as to how He inspired the writers of the Bible to precision
“And David realized that the LORD had established him as king over Israel, and that his kingdom was highly exalted, for the sake of His people Israel” (1 Chron. 14:2).
The above verse shows we have a role as God’s choice people. As already known every believer has a purpose in God’s choice. God first seeks to establish
How often do we look at ourselves when things are going against us? It is the habit of people to look for someone or something to blame when times are not conducive to them. They quickly throw the blame on anyone or anything. In doing so, they assume relief or diversion, though they do not appear at all. So, how often
“For God has not destined us for wrath, but for obtaining salvation through our Lord Jesus Christ” (1 Thess. 5:9).
If you are saved by grace through faith and not according to any work you have done or kept, your destiny is written – you are safe forever. It is the message in
We have an obligation to fulfill. It is much more important than all the things we have, even the indispensable things as well as our family. For in fulfilling it everything we have, whether the material things or the greater ones will continually give us joy and comfort. Everything and everyone we have at the moment