Don’t Assume Division is Caused by Someone Else

Chapter 4 in Until Unity reminds us to not assume the divisions were caused by someone else. The revivals actually began with repentance Psalm 139: 23-24. Sometimes we except things from people because they except us as we are, and we think that’s love. We my have a professor who genuinely cares about us and…

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Fake Love

After spending a couple of days on the introduction of this book “Until Unity”, I am finally finished with chapter 1. There’s really some time required to spend in God‘s presence as you’re going through this book. Or you’re going to miss the purpose of it. Proverbs 6:16-19 Just a reminder of the scripture passage…

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Until Unity

Salvation basics are: Recognition of sin. Admit that you are a sinner. … The wages of sin is death. … Believe God and receive Him by grace through faith. Repent. … Confession of sin and forgiveness. … And receive Jesus with a prayer…I know that I am a sinner, ask for forgiveness, believe Jesus died…

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The Problem with Pride

At the heart of Pride Month and Pride celebrations throughout the year is pride. Pride comes from a rebellious heart that rejects the benevolent authority of the Creator. A proud person ultimately claims to know better than God and his Word and believes that inventing our own rules and celebrating our own choices, achievements, and…

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Strengthening

Eliphaz starts by acknowledging Job as an encourager. He recognises Job as one who has given wise guidance, who has offered timely support and who has strengthened others. This is so significant. The first thing that Job’s friends say about him is that he is an Encourager.  Job 4:3-4 His instructions have strengthened feeble hands: when people didn’t know what…

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The Importance of Encouragement

Hezekiah was one of the Old Testament’s last good kings. He lived in a difficult time 2 Chronicles 32. In the first part of our chapter Hezekiah is busy fixing walls, securing water supplies and stocking up the armory. Like us today, busy with life. But over and above all these practical arrangements, Hezekiah does…

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