Ibru Ecumenical Centre
Personal interest: The bane of leadership
It is the story of a people with great potential but whose collective power and influence have been contained by the rapaciousness or self-centredness of a few indifferent leaders.
The consequences of uncared for soul
Verse 24-26 says, “And he cried and said, Father Abraham, have mercy on me, and send Lazarus, that he may dip the tip of his finger in water, and cool my tongue; for I am tormented in this flame.
The pursuit of vision - part 4
These are your supporters and at the same time your fans. They may not be present at your field of play, but they sponsor your matches. They are mostly financiers. They give you counsel and act as Trustees.
Adam was destined to live in Eden and enjoy all round blessings forever but he fell into the temptation of those who stole his destiny and brought it to an end. He received the first curse in (Gen 3:17-19)
Twelve qualities in a church leader
Church leaders need to lead the way in giving their time, talents and treasures to the work of God. Followers of Christ aren’t likely to sacrifice any more than their spiritual leaders do.
God has made series of covenants with man in the scriptures, and the essential element at the heart of them is the promise: “I will be their God and they shall be my people” (Jeremiah 31:33, 2 Corinthians 6:16).
Speaking to your child like an enemy
Some of the white people began to wonder whether these blacks were really born again and began to question the quality of their Christianity. Even when I preached for him, instead of making it a combined service, he did not.
Our calling is to glory
Peter appropriately describes our calling as a call to glory (1 Pet.5:10). Paul, on the other hand, said we are called to his kingdom and glory (1 Thes.2:12). Some think that the call of God is a condemnation to perpetual poverty and wretched living.