Knowing The Lord 10

Philippians 3:13 (NET) Brothers and sisters, I do not consider myself to have attained this. Instead I am single-minded: Forgetting the things that are behind and reaching out for the things that are ahead Uche observed that his spiritual fervor and fire seemed to be waning. He no longer could pray as long as he […]

Grace: God Abounding Toward Man

Ephesians 1:8 (KJV) Wherein [in grace] he hath abounded toward us in all wisdom and prudence. I have heard and used the standard definitions such as “unmerited favor” and “God’s riches at Christ’s expense,” but this verse really reveals to us God’s definition of grace. Grace at its simplest is God abounding toward man. Man […]

Knowing the Love of God

1 John 5:3 (KJV) For this is the love of God, that we keep his commandments: and his commandments are not grievous. Securing university admission at a time was the best thing that can happen to any young person. Amanda was admitted to study law in one of the most prestigious universities in the country. […]

Abraham of God

Genesis 14:19 (KJV) And he blessed him, and said, Blessed be Abram of the most high God, possessor of heaven and earth Growing up Joe always felt he was getting the short end of the stick because of his position in the family, he was the last child. He was a boy with a big […]

Members Of One Body

1 Corinthians 12:15-16 (NKJV)If the foot should say, “Because I am not a hand, I am not of the body,” is it therefore not of the body? On social media, Ugochukwu was very fond of criticizing church leaders. Even though he was a believer, because he was not called into the ministry of teaching or […]

Knowing the Spirit 2 (Stirring Up the Spirit for Works)

2 Timothy 1:6-7 (KJV) Wherefore I put thee in remembrance that thou stir up the gift of God, which is in thee by the putting on of my hands. For God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, and of love, and of a sound mind. In yesterday’s meditation, we saw […]

Knowing the Spirit

Zechariah 4:6 (LITV) Then he answered and spoke to me, saying, This *is* the word of Jehovah to Zerubbabel, saying, not by might, nor by power, but by My Spirit, says Jehovah of hosts. The opening phrases of the Bible Have words like “beginning”, “created”, “void”, “formless”. It is at the center of all these […]

Chosen Before Time

Ephesians 1:4 (NET) For he chose us in Christ before the foundation of the world that we may be holy and unblemished in his sight in love. We were chosen before the foundation of the world. This shows us once again the immensity of God who has always existed, there never was a time nor […]

Knowing The Lord 9

Philippians 3:10 (KJV)  That I may know him, and the power of his resurrection, and the fellowship of his sufferings, being made conformable unto his death Sandra and Uche decided to go on a fast concerning their engagement. It had become clear to them that their engagement was under attack and they wanted the attacks […]

Are You Walking In Him?

Colossians 2:6 (KJV)“As ye have therefore received Christ Jesus the Lord, so walk ye in him” While Tom was explaining to Sam the reason he had not experienced the mighty power of God in his life, Caleb interrupted the conversation and told Tom that he had received Jesus in his life for more than 2 […]