Making a turbulent marriage work
The marriage between Abraham and Sarah had many reasons for it not to work. For example, they had no children for years. Not Abraham’s marriage. Their marriage remained intact despite many decades of childlessness.
Remembering Prophet Ibrahim (A.S)
And strive in His path with the striving due to Him. He has chosen you and has not placed upon you in the religion any difficulty. (It is) the religion of your father, Abraham.
The purpose, goal and benefits of the bible - Part 4
The Nature and Character of God cont’ His Slavic grace is revealed only through special revelation. Special revelation is necessary to instruct people how to worship God rightly. God in His general revelation reveals Himself, but, because of our sinfulness, humans pervert the reception of His general revelation, a revelation so plain it leaves all…
Hold on to promise, it will not fail
God is a God of purpose and everything He does is for a purpose. There is nothing like accident or mistake with God. For whom he did foreknow, he also did predestinate to be conformed to the image of his Son, that he might be the firstborn among many brethren. Moreover whom he did predestinate,…
How to handle family crisis
Text: Genesis 13:1-18. There are crises at different stages in life, and as children of God, we have to know how to handle them to maintain peace, because we have been called to be peacemakers. Let us look at the story of Abraham and Lot in Genesis 13, after the incident in Egypt and Abraham and…
Confession rules your life - Part 1
There is power behind every confession whether negative or positive. The scripture declares that you are created in the image of God. The power of creation is being passed to you, Psalm 83:5-7. Note that God created everything out of nothing. The Almighty came out and said let there be light and there was light.…
Introducing Toyin Abraham
In the words of Kendrick Lamar, “If I'm gonna tell a real story, I'm gonna start with my name.” What's in a name that makes it so significant in the stories of our life? A lot of people identify with their names through the traditional meanings and all the better when you need a name…
Worship is a total experience- Part 5
Abraham’s experience teaches us that worship is hardly complete without our sacrifice. His experience also shows us that miracles happen; when we worship God and that there is supernatural provision at the place of worship.
‘Keeping hope alive’ - Part 2
Scriptural examples like the author of the book of Lamentation, from Abraham and Job encourage us to have hope at a time like this.