God our Creator brought man into the world complete and perfect. He formed him in His own image, and breathed into him His own breath: His own life (Genesis 2:7). So, when man sinned against God, he lost God’s life in him and became a soul without the life of God (Genesis 2:15-17). Which means … Continue reading THE NEW BIRTH IN CHRIST (Guest post)

The foundation of Christian living

Earlier this week, I had to write a short sermon on what exactly does it mean to have and live a transformed life in Christ. Basically, I was sharing with my audience three simple truths about being a Christian. The first truth was explaining what it meant to be made a new creation in Christ … Continue reading The foundation of Christian living

Lower your nets!

There is something wonderful that happens when we allow Jesus to guide our hearts and our actions. In the fifth chapter of Luke, we find that Jesus asked Simon (Peter) to draw near to the shore in his boat so that He could minister to the crowds of people that were there to hear him. … Continue reading Lower your nets!

Do not be a viper!

At the beginning of the ministry of John the Baptist, the people quickly acknowledged him as a prophet. He was the voice in the wilderness that the prophet Isaiah informed the people about in Isaiah 40:3. John challenged the people to bring forth fruit as an indication of their beliefs. His preaching may have been … Continue reading Do not be a viper!

Speaking life over our children

Today’s message is about speaking life over our children. In Luke 1:76-80, Zachariah, the father of John the Baptist was prophesying (speaking life into) his child. The Lord gave Zachariah a special message about the future of his son, and now he was standing watching God’s word come to life. Zachariah knew not only from … Continue reading Speaking life over our children

Who is our neighbor?

It is written, “After careful consideration, Jesus replied, “A man was going down from Jerusalem to Jericho when he fell into the hands of bandits. They stripped him, beat him, and went away, leaving him half dead. By chance, a priest was traveling along that road. When he saw the man, he went by on … Continue reading Who is our neighbor?

Paving the way

Luke 1:13-17 But the angel told him, “Stop being afraid, Zechariah, because your prayer has been heard. Your wife Elizabeth will bear you a son, and you are to name him John. You will have great joy, and many people will rejoice at his birth, because he will be great in the Lord’s presence. He … Continue reading Paving the way