The Cross

HOW DOES THE CHRISTIANS INFLUENCE THE WORLD?

1. How Does the Christian Influence This World? Key Verse: Matt 5:16 ___________________________ I. The World Can Be Divided into Two Kinds of People A. First, there are the believers who in the Beatitudes are called blessed (makárioi), indwelt by God because of Christ (Matt 5:3-12). They are the people...

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PEER INFLUENCE AND PEER PRESSURE

PEER INFLUENCE AND PEER PRESSURE Peer influence is when you choose to do something you wouldn’t otherwise do, because you want to feel accepted and valued by your friends. It isn’t just or always about doing something against your will. You might hear the term ‘peer pressure’ used a lot....

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What COVENANTS WITH GOD mean

  WHAT COVENANTS MEAN by Venerable Dr. Ifechukwu U. Ibeme   “To BELIEVE in God in accordance with the Scriptures is to enter into COVENANT with Him.”   The word COVENANT (from ancient French covenir) implies COMING TOGETHER of two or more parties to share in offered, granted or demanded...

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Distinguishing God’s WILL, PURPOSE and LEADING

*Distinguishing God’s WILL, PURPOSE and LEADING* *GOD’S WILL vs GOD’S PURPOSE* When people think or theologize that God’s pleasing demands or WILL means the same thing as His predetermined decrees or PURPOSE, they run into problems with many Scriptures. This also leads to strange problematic concept that The Perfect God...

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Putting Christ First

Putting Christ First TEXT: Matt 16:24   True Disciples Are Devoted to Christ There are three characteristics of man: self, family, possessions. Anyone who places these before the Lord Jesus, cannot be His disciple. This is clearly delineated in the words of Christ.   “If any man will come after...

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PEER INFLUENCE AND PEER PRESSURE

Peer Influence and Peer Pressure Peer influence is when you choose to do something you wouldn’t otherwise do, because you want to feel accepted and valued by your friends. It isn’t just or always about doing something against your will. You might hear the term ‘peer pressure’ used a lot....

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My Journey to the Future

It was high time I traveled to Future, I thought to myself one fateful day. I commenced preparation for the journey just after I got my mind made up. Not long enough, I met decision, the recommended person I was told is strong enough to travel me to Future and...

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Plan of Salvation

Plan of Salvation: Rebirth is the Answer to Life’s Most Important Question Plan of Salvation — We think life’s most important question is “Are you going to heaven when you die?” It is not a question of how good you are, whether you go to church, or how much money...

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FULL SALVATION IN CHRIST

FULL SALVATION IN CHRIST All Scripture consistently show that the uttermost salvation or sufficient redemption which God has purposed and provided for all humanity in Christ has THREE ASPECTS, (gift of GRACE, race of GROWTH and prize of GLORY) all of which we must all embrace to enter eternal inheritance...

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