Word for Today

Understanding Prayer: The Practice of Prayer

1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 (ESV) 16 Rejoice always, 17 pray without ceasing, 18 give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you. It is said that early African converts to Christianity were earnest and...

Do not be Anxious

I came across this and I thought it was very interesting and an eye opening. According to the National Bureau of Standards, a dense fog covering seven city blocks to a depth of 100 feet is composed of something less...

Fruit of the Spirit: Faithfulness

Galatians 5:22-23 (NKJV) "But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control. Against such there is no law." It is good to believe in God, but to remain faithful to him is where...

THE PIT

Lessons from Joseph Genesis 37:23-24 23 Now when Joseph reached his brothers, they stripped him of his tunic, the multi-coloured tunic which he was wearing; 24 then they took him and threw him into the pit. Now the pit was...

Faith that keeps Vows

1 Samuel 26-28 26 And she said, “O my lord! As your soul lives, my lord, I am the woman who stood by you here, praying to the LORD. 27 For this child I prayed, and the LORD has granted...

Fruit of the Spirit: Self-Control

Galatians 5:22-23 (AMP) 22 But the fruit of the Spirit is love , joy, peace, patience , kindness, goodness, faithfulness, 23 gentleness, self-control. Against such things there is no law. An athlete who is not disciplined and one who...

Look to The Lord!

Watching the news and following interactions on social media over the last few days, one thing is clear, the world is anxious and in fear. The corona virus outbreak is bringing a shutdown in many countries and many are...

Dull of Hearing

The story is told of Franklin Roosevelt, who often endured long receiving lines at the White House. He complained that no one really paid any attention to what was said. One day, during a reception, he decided to try...

Fruit of the Spirit: Joy

Galatians 5:22 (Amplified version) But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy (gladness), peace, patience (an even temper, forbearance), kindness, goodness (benevolence), faithfulness, The word that is used for Joy is in this verse means a cheerfulness that...

Conditions for hearing from God

Romans 8: 14‭-‬15 NKJV For as many as are led by the Spirit of God, these are sons of God. For you did not receive the spirit of bondage again to fear, but you received the Spirit of adoption by...