The experience is the primary thing and must be there all the way. A man who aspires to become a minister of God must show concrete proof that he is born again. That he is a new creature
24 Oct 2021
Jesus was not denying His responsibility to His earthly family. On the contrary, He criticised the religious leaders for not following the Old Testament command to honour their parents (15:1-9).
3 Oct 2021
Samson, who was anointed by God to “begin to deliver Israel out of the hand of the Philistines” (Jdg 13:5), violated his vow and God’s laws on many occasions. God removed His Spirit from him (Judges 16:20) and he suffered severe consequences.
19 Sep 2021
On the day of Christ’s resurrection, He breathed on His disciples and said, “Receive ye the Holy Spirit” (John 20:22), indicating that regeneration and new life were being given to them.
12 Sep 2021
Is Regeneration The Same As Baptism In The Holy Spirit? Contd. Conclusion On Baptism In The Holy Spirit If Jesus had stayed on earth, His physical presence would have limited the spread of the gospel, because physically, He could be in only one place at a time. After Christ was taken up into heaven, He…
5 Sep 2021
Luke (in his Gospel and in Acts) emphasises that the Holy Spirit’s power included the authority to drive out evil spirits and anointing to heal the sick, as the two essential signs accompanying the proclamation of the Kingdom of God ....
22 Aug 2021
True sanctification requires that believers maintain intimate communion with Christ (see John 15:4), engage in fellowship with believers (Eph 4:15-16), devote themselves to prayer (Mat 6:5-13; Col 4:2)
15 Aug 2021
Although our souls may be getting along well, this will not automatically exempt us from difficulties in other areas of our lives that must be faced by prayer and trust in God.
8 Aug 2021
“These are the commands, decrees and laws the Lord your God directed me to teach you to observe in the land that you are crossing the Jordan to possess, 2so that you, your children and their children after....
1 Aug 2021
Being born makes you physically alive and places you in your parents’ family (1:13). Being born of God makes you spiritually alive and puts you in God’s family (1:12).
25 Jul 2021
In this age, the Holy Spirit is given to believers as a down payment of what we are going to have in greater fullness in the future. His presence and work in our lives is a pledge