I don’t think that anybody can change another person. I don’t even think that anybody can change themselves.
God doesn’t cut bad deals; and wise men don’t fight unprofitable battles.
Foundation for great fatherhood begins with a firm conviction in godly principles. A great father continually guides his children in the path of these principles.
Abraham was a great father. He successfully built the greatest family that ever was, on the principles, values and ways of God.
Jesus redefined family: “Pointing to His disciples, Jesus said, ‘Here are my mother and my brothers. For whoever does the will of my Father in heaven is my brother and sister and mother.”
Expect the finger of God this season. Expect to see results and manifestations that can only happen by the power of God working in your life. Believe God this season for great miracles.
My mum made me feel as though I was the only perfect child. In fact, she kept saying that if every child was like me, then she would have had twenty children!
No matter how old you are, the words of your parents to you in your childhood will continue to play back in your mind. They invariably contribute to forming your self-image.
As you look ahead this year, I want to encourage you to walk in the footsteps of Elijah. Think more in terms of lasting relevance, long-term impact, lasting influence and leave an enduring legacy as you fulfill your God-given mission.
As a leader, are you developing other leaders to continue your mission even after you’re gone from the scene?
While Elijah is better known for the fire that fell on Carmel, he transformed his nation and altered the course of their history due to a less known — but far more powerful and effective — aspect of his work.
For you to achieve your dream you need a team, you need to learn how to connect with other people, to empower other people. You need to build a network of strategic relationships.
Personal success happens when you ask the right questions. God responds to you when you ask the right questions.
Elijah didn’t just want to be admired and applauded for his supernatural feats. He wanted to create results that were real. He wanted to have results that were lasting. He wanted to go for tangible results
“What’s the point in all these supernatural manifestations in my life if I’m about to be killed by a woman.”
What’s the point in calling down fire from heaven if it won’t transform my nation?
Dare to pray. Dare to believe. Then dare to step out in faith. Yes, you too can!
Preachers today bring themselves under unwarranted pressure because of all the superfluous mandates that they have set for themselves.
The new mission frontier is no longer China, Africa or one unknown country in a forgotten part of the world. It is your family. Take the Gospel to your wife. Take the Gospel to your kids. Take the Gospel to your husband.
For the good shepherd, the sheep is not there to be fleeced, milked, or cooked; they are rather there to be fed, nurtured, bred, loved, and protected.