DIVINE MANDATE

Now all things are of God, who has reconciled us to Himself through Jesus Christ and has given us the ministry of reconciliation. (2 Corinthians 5:18) Understanding mandate would be best related to a relay race when athletes pass down batons to their team members to run along and complete the race. To better understand this would be to relate it to […]

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IMPACT AND INFLUENCE

And you yourself must be an example to them by doing good works of every kind. Let everything you do reflect the integrity and seriousness of your teaching. Teach the truth so that your teaching can’t be criticized. Then those who oppose us will be ashamed and have nothing bad to say about us.  (Titus 2: 7-8) The greatest lesson […]

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LIGHT BEARERS

“You are the light of the world. A city that is set on a hill cannot be hidden. Matthew 5: 14   In understanding the topic of discussion today, it is important to know that this scripture is not suggestive in nature, it does not say “you might be the light of the world” nor was it written in the future […]

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CHOSEN GENERATION

For those God foreknew he also predestined to be conformed to the image of his Son, that he might be the firstborn among many brothers and sisters. And those he predestined, he also called: those he called, he also justified; those he justified, he also glorified. Romans 8:29-30  There is an excitement that floods my heart anytime I read this […]

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VESSELS UNTO HONOUR

But in a great house there are not only vessels of gold and silver, but also of wood and clay, some for honour and some for dishonour. Therefore, if anyone cleanses himself from the latter, he will be a vessel for honour, sanctified and useful for the Master, prepared for every good work. 2 Timothy 2:20-21  A vessel unto honour […]

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FREE IN CHRIST

Gal.3.28-29- There is neither Jew nor Greek, there is neither slave nor free, there is neither male nor female; for you are all one in Christ Jesus. – And if you are Christ’s, then you are Abraham’s seed, and heirs according to the promise. Gal.3.28-29 This is true independence yet a Dependence on the saving Grace of Jesus. The angels […]

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CHRIST-LIKE ATTITUDES

“Let this mind be in you which was also in Christ Jesus,” ‭Philippians‬ ‭2:5‬ ‭NKJV‬‬ All of us have an attitude. Sometimes our attitude is positive and brings about a good outlookand sometimes it is negative and projects a bad image for the rest of the day. A positive attitudewill put a smile on our face whereas a bad attitude […]

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DEALING WITH MALICE

“Therefore, laying aside all malice, all deceit, hypocrisy, envy, and all evil speaking,” ‭I Peter‬2:1 Anger is a strong feeling of displeasure or hostility towards another person. It can happen whenour will is crossed by people or circumstances, and we choose to respond by being annoyed andmalicious towards them. Ultimately, self-life is at the root of these sins. Malice is […]

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LOVE WALK

While t-shirts and mugs have co-opted the phrase ‘walk in love’, it is more than a quaint sloganor church-friendly motto. The apostle Paul penned the phrase while writing Ephesians 5:2 “Andwalk in love, as Christ also has loved us and given Himself for us, an offering and a sacrifice toGod for a sweet-smelling aroma.” The word walk in the Greek […]

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WARRING WITH THE WORD

Thy word is a lamp unto my feet, and a light unto my path.  Psalms 119:105 The word of God is powerful, the word of God is light, and the word of God is direction. So, we must have a good understanding of what the word of God is about.  2 Timothy 2:15 There is a way to rightly divide […]

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