Articles in Category: 2013 Messages

Blessed Be Our God

on Wednesday, 23 July 2014. Posted in Messages, 2013 Messages

Sunday 1, December 2013
Bible Passage(s): Psalm 124

Memory Verse: '' Blessed be the LORD, Who has not given us as prey to their teeth. Our soul has escaped as a bird from the snare of the fowlers; The snare is broken, and we have escaped.'' Ps 124:6-7

December is the month that marks the end the calendar year. As it takes us to the end of one year, it also leads us to the beginning of another one. It therefore refreshes us and gives us hope for a new beginning.

Going Down To Egypt?

Written by Bola Olowe on Wednesday, 23 July 2014. Posted in Messages, 2013 Messages

Friday 1, November 2013

Bible Passage(s): Jeremiah 43: 1 - 13
Memory Verse: '' O remnant of Judah, the LORD has told you, 'Do not go to Egypt.' Be sure of this: I warn you today that you made a fatal mistake when you sent me to the LORD your God and said, 'Pray to the LORD our God for us; tell us everything he says and we will do it.'' Jeremiah 42:19-20

Going down to Egypt connotes different things to different people, particularly Israel and their progenitors - Abraham, Isaac and Jacob. In the days of Israel's forebears, Egypt was

A LEAP OF FAITH

on Wednesday, 22 October 2014. Posted in Messages, 2013 Messages

Bible Passage(s): Mark 5: 21 - 34

Memory Verse: '' Then the woman, knowing what had happened to her, came and fell at his feet and, trembling with fear, told him the whole truth. He said to her, "Daughter, your faith has healed you. Go in peace and be freed from your suffering." Mark 5:33-34

OUR DEBT OF LOVE!

on Wednesday, 22 October 2014. Posted in Messages, 2013 Messages

Bible Passage(s): 1 Corinthians 13

Memory Verse: ''Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It is not rude, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs. Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres. 1 Corinthians 13:4-7

BLESS THE LORD!

on Wednesday, 22 October 2014. Posted in Messages, 2013 Messages

Thursday 1, August 2013

Bible Passage(s): Psalm 103
Memory Verse: ''But the mercy of the LORD is from everlasting to everlasting On those who fear Him, And His righteousness to children's children,'' NKJV Ps 103:17

Psalm 103 is a psalm of praise to the almighty God, written by King David. It was written to demonstrate and acknowledge the wisdom of God and praise His holy name for the wonderful benefits He has bestowed on us

IF IT IS OF GOD

on Wednesday, 22 October 2014. Posted in Messages, 2013 Messages

Monday 1, July 2013

Bible Passage(s): Acts 5: 22 - 39
Memory Verse: '' Therefore, in the present case I advise you: Leave these men alone! Let them go! For if their purpose or activity is of human origin, it will fail. But if it is from God, you will not be able to stop these men; you will only find yourselves fighting against God.\" NIV' Acts 5: 38 - 39

Many a times we face oppositions to our faith, our way of life and even our very person.

INTEGRITY AS A LEGACY

on Wednesday, 22 October 2014. Posted in Messages, 2013 Messages

Saturday 1, June 2013

Bible Passage(s): Psalm 15
Memory Verse: ''A good man leaves an inheritance for his children's children, but a sinner's wealth is stored up for the righteous.'' Proverbs 13:22

Legacy is something handed down to ones descendants, for example a will, property or money. It can also be anything that is left behind by ones predecessor as an inheritance. It may be a tradition, an achievement or problem caused by something someone did in the past.

FINDING GOD'S FAVOUR

on Wednesday, 22 October 2014. Posted in Messages, 2013 Messages

Wednesday 1, May 2013

Bible Passage(s): Luke 1:26 - 33

Memory Verse: “The angel went to her and said, \"Greetings, you who are highly favoured! The Lord is with you. Mary was greatly troubled at his words and wondered what kind of greeting this might be. But the angel said to her, \"Do not be afraid, Mary, you have found favour with God.'' Luke 1:28-31

The Macmillan English Dictionary defined favour as 'behaviour that helps someone and gives them advantage in an 'unfair' way.

REPENTANCE

on Wednesday, 22 October 2014. Posted in Messages, 2013 Messages

Monday 1, April 2013

Bible Passage(s): II Samuel 11:1 - 12:13
Memory Verse: “Then David said to Nathan, \"I have sinned against the LORD.'' 2 Sam 12:13

Repentance simply defined means, a complete reversal of one's attitude and values and turning towards God. It is a show of remorse for our sins and wicked ways and coming to God for release and reprieve.

THE PLAN AND PURPOSE OF GOD

on Wednesday, 22 October 2014. Posted in Messages, 2013 Messages

Friday 1, March 2013

Bible Passage(s): 1 Timothy 6:6 - 19

Memory Verse: “For all have sinned and fallen short of the glory of God. But God laid upon him the iniquity of us all”. – Romans 3:23

The plan of God for man is that he be saved from his sins. His purpose is for man to be reconciled to Him, so that he can have eternal life. In fulfilling His plan and purpose for humanity, God raised His Son, Jesus Christ for us as an atonement for our sins, so that we can be reconciled to Him, and not be eternally lost on account of our sins.