Category: Christian Life

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Love Your Church—Jesus Does! (8)

It took seven years to build Solomon’s temple. In Scripture the number seven represents completion. So when it comes to your ‘position’ in Christ, you’re as saved right now as you’ll be when you stand in heaven. When Jesus cried,...

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Love Your Church—Jesus Does! (7)

Jesus lives in each of those who make up His church. ‘You are…members of God’s household, built on the foundation of the apostles and prophets, with Christ Jesus Himself as the chief cornerstone. In Him the whole building is joined...

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Love Your Church—Jesus Does! (6)

Notice what Solomon prayed for at the dedication of the temple. ‘If there is famine in the land…if Your people’s enemies are in the land…whatever disaster or disease there is…hear from heaven…Then they will fear You and walk in Your...

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Love Your Church—Jesus Does! (5)

Can you imagine God’s presence being so real on a Sunday morning service that the pastor doesn’t get to preach, the choir and special singers don’t get to perform, and the deacons can’t attend to their duties? It happened in...

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Love Your Church—Jesus Does! (4)

The Bible says, ‘The human body has many parts, but the many parts make up one whole body.’ Let’s use what may seem like a ridiculous illustration: Imagine your foot no longer wanting to be part of your body and...

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Love Your Church—Jesus Does! (3)

Only when the Ark of the Covenant was brought into the temple and set in its rightful position did God’s glory fill the temple. Where was that? In the central place! ‘Then the priests brought in the ark of the...

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Love Your Church—Jesus Does! (2)

We don’t go to church, we are the church! Imagine this: if we met for worship in the parking lot, we’d still be the church! Consider Solomon’s temple. It was planned by David the father, built by Solomon the son,...

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Love Your Church—Jesus Does! (1)

The church isn’t made up of people who are better than everybody else. It’s made up of people who want to be better than they are, and who know that by the grace of God they can be. Have church...

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Believe in Yourself—God Does!

Owning your dream means having your belief in yourself outweigh your fears. Acclaimed author Marianne Williamson wrote in her book ‘A return to love’ the inspiring verse: ‘Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is...

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Living for the Right Reasons

It is said that in 1923, seven of the world’s most successful men met at a Chicago hotel: the president of the largest independent steel company, the president of the largest utility company, the greatest wheat speculator, the president of...