Ibru Ecumenical Centre
First Baptist Church, Festac Holds 15th Appreciation Service
THE 15th appreciation service of the First Baptist Church, Festac, Lagos, comes up today. The service, which is in honour of the church’s Senior Pastor, Rev. (Dr.) Victor Bamidele Akerele will also witness the commissioning of the multi-purpose building of the church by the President of the Nigerian Baptist Convention, Dr. Supo Ayokunle. Dr. Akerele…
Sin: God Has Not Changed
Jer.7: 7-8 says, “The morning is come unto thee, O thou that dwellest in the land: the time is come, the day of trouble is near, and not the sounding again of the mountains. 8 Now will I shortly pour out my fury upon thee, and accomplish mine anger upon thee: and I will judge…
Jesus Predicts The Future
“As Jesus was leaving the Temple grounds, His disciples pointed out to Him the various Temple buildings. But He told them, “Do you see all these buildings? I assure you, they will be so completely demolished that not one stone will be left on top of another! “Later, Jesus sat on the slopes of the…
Be A Blessing To Someone Daily
Proverbs 11: 24-25 “There is that SCATTERETH AND YET INCREASETH; and there is that WITHHOLDETH more than is meet but it TENDETH TO POVERTY. The liberal soul shall BE MADE FAT and HE THAT WATERETH shall be WATERED ALSO HIMSELF” ONE of the irreversible laws of life is the law of “DIRECT RECIPROCITY”. Whatsoever a…
Victory In Christ (1)
Memory Verse: “For if ye live after the flesh, ye shall die: but if ye through the Spirit do mortify the deeds of the body, ye shall live” Romans 8:13. Bible Passage: Romans 8:1-13 Introduction Here the word “flesh” is referring to the natural human tendency towards rebellion and sin, the strong desire for immediate,…
Handshake: How Religious Leaders Perceive It
‘Those Who Impose Such Restrictions On Themselves Have A Reason’ In the African context, especially in Nigeria, the different ethnic groups convey social feelings such as greeting, affection, unity and brotherly love in diverse ways. For instance, in some tribes, a younger person dares not greet an elder with one hand; the two hands must…
The Power Of Your Consecration
DESPITE the endemic pollution and contamination in our world today, GREAT DAYS are ahead for those who belong to the KING of all kings. Joshua was very sensitive to what God was about to do in his generation; so, he admonished the people to set themselves apart unto God.
Holy Communion (2)
Memory Verse: “Behold, I stand at the door, and knock: …if any man opens the door, I will come in… and sup with him, and he with me.” Revelation 3:20.
Living Waters:Christians But Strangers In The Covenant Of Promise
Eph 1:3 says, “Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, Who hath blessed us with all spiritual blessings in heavenly places in Christ.”
Thinking Aloud On Prophets And Prophecies (3)
God’s dealing with His people in terms of those to represent Him is irrespective of their gender. You have men and women as prophets and prophetess, who conveyed God’s mind to His people or represented Him even in battles.