Preachers today bring themselves under unwarranted pressure because of all the superfluous mandates that they have set for themselves.
When your worship is devoid of your substance, it is worthless.
Men who build and oil their personal altars, never get deterred by, nor become victims of, the frictions of life.
If you must partake in God’s virtues and secrets, then your life and activities must be streamlined to suit God’s rare taste.
Essentially, it’s an abomination to give God anything short of our very best; to give him that which cost us nothing.
This week, in our home church, Pastor WD Favour’s teaching on ASTUTE LEADERSHIP steered the string of events. We started, as always, by getting our souls drenched in serene worship. Still in the air of solemnity, I stimulated our spirits with a brief teaching. It was about making sure God becomes the primary reason for […]
Never offer to God any offering that cost you nothing… Sacrifice is a very important element of the kind of giving that pleases God. A lot of people offer to God out of their own convenience, yet they expect to reap massive rewards. This is foolishness. If your giving costs you nothing, it will bring very little benefits and rewards to you.
As I taught my 8 year old daughter recently, if you sacrifice your own life to God, for the good of the greater portion of humanity, then and only then would you be truly blessed.
My favorite part of each Sunday service is usually the time for the offering – that time-segment in any religious service when we give our monies as acts of worship to God. Offerings, sacrifices, and all other forms of material and non-material giving have been an integral and essential aspect of religious life and worship […]