Ibru Ecumenical Centre
We too so often ask like Martha did: “Lord, why weren’t you here to help? If only you had come when we needed you!” As human beings we think that when Jesus doesn’t show up on our schedule, that He is late.
The pathway to heaven
There are but two ways in which mankind can travel: the one narrow, that leads to life and salvation and the other broad and wide, which leads to hell and destruction. But because of the difficulties on the way to salvation, and the easiness of the way to hell and destruction, only few walk in the one...
What do you know about God? - Part 1
We need to know God and understand how He works, what He does and how He does it. It is necessary to know about His character in order to live a life pleasing unto Him, worship Him acceptably, relate with Him, pray to Him and expect an answer from Him.
The names of Jesus in the book of Revelation - Part 29
The sacrificial significance of the term is much more important than the mere comparison of the character of our Lord with meekness and gentleness, as some have suggested.While uses of the word "lamb" are fairly sparse in the rest of the NT, in the book of Revelation the references to the Lamb take centre stage.
God is the only healer
In the Church of Christ, Scientist, when it comes to the healing of sickness, sin, sorrow or any untoward human situation, it is taught and accepted that God alone heals. This is based firmly on the teaching of Christ Jesus and his disciples, as contained in the Bible.
The armour for the christian: Meditation for the 8th sunday after trinity
“Armour,” according to Wikipedia (On line Encyclopaedia), “is protective covering used to prevent damage from being inflicted to an object, individual or a vehicle...” The Christian life is fraught with the raging war of the Enemy and the challenge of really being a disciple of Jesus Christ in this earth.
The last word on forgiveness
We had already said in our series that our Lord Jesus taught us how to forgive others by the examples that he set for us. According to Peter, “When he was reviled, he did not revile in return; when he suffered, he did not threaten, but continued entrusting himself to him who judges justly” (1 Pet.2:23).
Church leadership and administration: Beyond academic certifications - Part 4
Whilst academic certification, enhances the quality of any leadership, including spiritual leadership, it could also be detrimental to spiritualism, if it controls the mind of the holders. Aside the qualities of Christian leadership, as mentioned by Apostle Paul, which gives equality to all, and irrespective of the background..
Are christians endangered species?
There is something peculiar about the Christian religion. It is one built on a deep foundation of love for humanity. That foundation is Christ Himself Who readily gave His life, so that all who believe may be saved.
Discover the champion in you - Part 2
We have talked about faith, confidence and positive confession. You must understand that every promise of God is for His faithful children. So, if you are a child of God, I congratulate you. Hebrews 6:14 and 1 Peter 2:9; “saying, surely blessing I will bless thee, and multiplying I will multiply thee.”