God and the Nation – Ven. Ifechukwu U. Ibeme

GOD AND THE NATIONS Psa 22:28 (28) For the kingdom is the LORD’S: and he is the governor among the nations. Dan 4:17b (17) …. that the living may know that the most High rules in the kingdom of men, and gives it to whomever he will, and sets up...

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CHRISTIANS RELATE AS MEMBERS IN THE CHURCH AND CITIZENS IN THE STATE

HOW SHOULD CHRISTIANS RELATE AS MEMBERS IN THE CHURCH AND CITIZENS IN THE STATE? The issues about divine purpose for ministers or pastors in the Church, and magistrates or princes/politicians in the State have been thoroughly examined by the 16th century Reformers. It is pertinent to notice the difference and...

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GOD IS EVER TRUE AND NEVER CHANGES

GOD IS EVER TRUE AND NEVER CHANGES Here is the place of TEMPORAL JUDICIARY AND CIVIL JUSTICE, as taught by Christ in the Sermon on the Mount. Mat 5:25-26 25 Agree with your adversary quickly, while you are in the way with him; lest at any time the adversary deliver...

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SAINTS VALENTINES DAY is for MARTYRS not for LOVERS

SAINTS VALENTINES DAY is for MARTYRS not for LOVERS. Valentines are saintly martyrs not romantic lovers. THE ANCIENT SAINTS VALENTINES’ DAY OF MARTYRS was instituted by the Church to hold on February 14 as a day to remember three celibate Christian clergymen who swore not to marry but lived and...

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WHERE DOES A CHILD’S DELINQUENCY COME FROM?

WHERE DOES A CHILD’S DELINQUENCY COME FROM? 1- Give your child everything he asks for. He will grow up believing that he has the right to get everything he wants. 2- Laugh when your child says insulting words. He will grow up thinking that disrespect is entertainment. 3- Never scold...

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Problem of Modern Proprietary Ecclesiology

Problem of Modern Proprietary Ecclesiology The key problem of today’s modern entrepreneural or personally-owned church pattern is their faulty unbiblically innovated propriatory ecclesiology. This was not how the Apostles, the Church Fathers and the Reformers operated in the Church. From Scriptures, the Church is meant to be a spiritual congress...

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On LAW and GRACE

Gentiles are so pagan that they always misunderstand and misappropriate divine truth. The problem of the Law is not because people can’t keep the Law as Gentiles think. The problem of the Law is that it CAN’T EMPOWER you to sin no more, nor does it offer eternal life. The...

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DIVINE Glory in the Scriptures is a complex spiritual concept

DIVINE GLORY GLORY in the Scriptures (Heb= KABOD or TIPHARAH and Grk= DOXA) is a complex spiritual concept about the magnificent nature and character God and wondrous workings of His Kingdom (Psa 145:11; Mat 6:13; 1Thes 2:12). The Scriptures use God’s Glory in referring to the magnificently exhilarating splendour of...

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Sermon: It is THE AGE OF FLUX!

When divine truth is disregarded so that subjective impressions and personal imaginations are mistaken to be better legitimate position than objective interpretation, you end up with confusion – Flux! Today’s world has been destroyed by the demons of individualist lawlessness, anomy, anarchy, amorality, and perversity, where “whatever I want has...

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MISSIOLOGICAL and STATESMANSHIP matters of Christ’s Kingdom.

Many are fixed on the ECCLESIASTICAL and EVANGELISTIC and PHILANTHROPIC matters of Christ’s Gospel but neglect or even negate the MISSIOLOGICAL and STATESMANSHIP matters of Christ’s Kingdom. There seems to be either ignorance or negligence of Missiological or Kingdom Christianity (Act 22-26) that sees every Christian as a Kingdom diplomat...

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