Words Of Encouragement for the Body of Christ.
|Posted on September 18, 2016 at 8:25 PM||comments (1)|
To be steadfast in prayer, as a spiritual leader it is vital that the ones we lead see us in a continuous prayer mode, we must lead by example, if we are preaching pray always with prayer and supplication we as leaders must be seen praying always. Watching therein with thanksgiving, means to me that even when my prayers are not answered right away to be grateful unto God with thanksgiving for all that he has blessed us with. The statement Dr. Early made, that prayer saves time “I...Read Full Post »
|Posted on August 9, 2016 at 1:20 PM||comments (0)|
3 applications you can put into your own prayer life?
1. Establish a daily prayer time. Jesus prayed first thing in the morning (Mark 1:35), he also prayed late at night (Mark 6:46; Luke 6:12, 13; Matt. 26:36-44).
2. Pray several times a day. Early states, the great leader King David mentioned that for at least one season of his life he cried out to God in prayer three times during the day, morning, noon, and e...Read Full Post »
|Posted on May 14, 2016 at 6:25 PM||comments (0)|
Hermeneutics, defined is the art and science of interpretation of scripture.” To understand the word of God we must be able to put it out in truth to Gods people. We must properly interpret the word of God. Fee mentions that preachers tend to dig first and look later. I can see this form of preaching that tend to cover up a lot of biblical truths just to please the crowd. A lack of true interpretation c...Read Full Post »
|Posted on March 6, 2016 at 9:20 PM||comments (0)|
Understanding Apologetics is based on the understanding of the ancient fathers of Christianity. First of all a description of apologetics is “to stand up for or to speak up for what you believe in”. The early apologist stood up against the accusations spread about the Christians by the pagan leaders. The meaning of Apologetics is the same but more detailed, “Apologetics is, in the simplest terms, the attempt to defend a particular...Read Full Post »
|Posted on January 30, 2016 at 9:45 PM||comments (0)|
He refreshes my soul. He guides me along the right paths, for his name’s sake. The peace of God refreshes me deep down in my soul, deeper than any relationship could ever do, unlike man God will surly guide down the right path as I trust in him I become closer to God and all of my decision will be godly ones, with a closer relationship with God he will claim me as his own as his namesake, which means son ship. Jesus had a remarkably tender heart, he is the s...Read Full Post »
|Posted on January 1, 2016 at 2:35 PM||comments (0)|
Happy New Year to all!!!
According to Psalms 113 "Praise the name of the lord, all the servants of the lord praise his name". God is calling for us to give him praise form the begining of the New year from this time and for ever more, when you pray, you ask to enter into his presence, but when you Praise He enters into your presence, " he inhabits the praises of his people", so this year give God all the praise so he can dwell with you. Amen
|Posted on November 2, 2015 at 6:00 PM||comments (0)|
My spiritual disciplines are, Prayer, Worship, and Evangelism, and how I practice these disciplines, to me is an intense workout to keep them balanced and consistent. As leader in my church, one of my responsibilities is teaching the New Members Discipleship class, and my icebreaker is to introduce prayer into the lives of the new member. I would ask the students if they have a problem with praying in a public setting, then I would charge them to start a prayer relati...Read Full Post »
|Posted on August 9, 2015 at 1:00 AM||comments (0)|
Discuss the occasion and purpose for the writing of Ephesians. There was no known occasion for Paul writing to Ephesus, what is known is that Paul wrote the prison Epistles while in Rome, these Epistles presented a composite picture of Christ, the Church, the Christian life, and the inter-relationship and functioning of all. Paul penned the letter while in prison (Eph 3:1 4:1 6:20), Paul most likely wrote Colossians, Philemon, and Philippians while imprisoned. Who were the o...Read Full Post »
|Posted on June 28, 2015 at 2:20 AM||comments (0)|
In Judaism, the expected king of the line of David who will deliver the Jews from foreign bondage and restore Israel's golden age. The term used for the messiah in the Greek New Testament is (Christos), was applied to Jesus, who is accepted by Christians as the promised redeemer. “Anointed”, derived from Greek "to anoint", this was a name applied to Jesus by early Greek-speaking Christians. It is a translation of the Hebrew word (Mashiyach), commonly spel...Read Full Post »
|Posted on May 4, 2015 at 9:40 AM||comments (0)|