Loving oneself is an essential aspect of leading a fulfilling life. It involves having a positive self-image, being kind to oneself, and nurturing oneself physically, mentally, and emotionally. However, for many individuals, the concept of self-love can be challenging, especially when it comes to making sacrifices for God. In this article, we will explore how to love oneself while sacrificing for God.Continue reading HOW TO LOVE YOURSELF WHILE SACRIFICING FOR GOD.
The parables of Jesus are some of the most well-known and beloved stories in the world. These short, simple tales were used by Jesus to teach important spiritual lessons to his followers. They are found throughout the Gospels and are still widely studied and discussed today.
A parable is a story that is used to illustrate a moral or spiritual lesson. Jesus often used parables to teach his followers about the kingdom of God. His parables were simple and easy to understand, but they contained profound truths about the nature of God, the human condition, and the path to salvation.Continue reading THE PARABLES OF JESUS CHRIST.
Faith is the foundation of many people’s lives. It provides a sense of purpose, hope, and peace in the midst of life’s challenges. However, faith is not always easy to maintain, especially in times of adversity. Strengthening your faith requires effort and intentional actions. Here are some tips and advice for believers looking to strengthen their faith.Continue reading STRENGTHENING YOUR FAITH: TIPS AND ADVICE FOR BELIEVERS
In Ezekiel’s vision, he saw six men from the north arrive in Jerusalem. They probably represented the Babylonian army, whom God had appointed as His instrument of judgement against His people because of their sin and idolatry.Continue reading BIBLE CUSTOMS AND CURIOSITIES (A MAN WITH AN INKHORN)
Not in itself Wealth can be the source of great blessing when used properly. But money is indeed the world’s preeminent symbol of success and, as such, a constant threat to the soul’s primary loyalty. As evidence of this, we no longer question these “givens” about modern life.Continue reading IS WEALTH IMMORAL?
In our eclectic, pluralistic era, it may sound arrogant to claim that God forgives sins by one way only, and that one person only-Jesus-speaks the truth about God. How can Christians be so exclusive?Continue reading IS JESUS THE ONLY WAY TO GOD?
Guilt is bad, many counselors and therapists tell us. Guilt is therapeutic, we learn from the counsel of the Bible. Which is right? to feel guilt is to:Continue reading WHAT IS THE POINT OF FEELING GUILT?
Flogging was a form of punishment that employed a variety of devices to lash the exposed flesh of the victim. The biblical authors describe this grisly business with a variety of Greek and Hebrew terms, each of which has been translated in our English versions in more than one way. That makes this phenomenon a bit more difficult to trace through the pages of our Bible. But we will get the basics by tracing the terms flogging, whipping, and scourging.Continue reading EVERYDAY LIFE IN BIBLE TIMES (FLOG,WHIP,SCOURAGE)
Walking was the most common way for people living in Bible times to get from one place to another on a daily basis. Given the fatigue that discourages sustained running, those who ran were either special people with unique vocations or ordinary people who were responding to unique situations. Those expected to run included athletes, couriers, and royal guards. The Greeks introduced the world to athletic contests that were the precursor to our Olympic games. The ancient games included running events of various distances in which athletes couldContinue reading EVERYDAY LIFE IN THE BIBLE TIMES (RUN PT1)