DEALING WITH STRONGHOLDS IN AFRICA

“For the weapons of our warfare are not of the flesh but have divine power to destroy strongholds.” (2 Cor. 10:4)Continued...Recognizing Strongholds:1. Strongholds are stubborn -- They seem impossible to break. They cannot be broken down through religious activity or…
CONTINUE READING

Saturday, 12th September 2020. The parable of the prodigal son

Text: Luke 15: 11-32 In the earlier parable, we saw sheep and coin which could not retrace their steps once lost, but in this case we see the lost son coming back home to a waiting father (v.18). Jesus Christ…
CONTINUE READING

Friday, 11th September 2020. The parable of the lost sheep and coin

Text: Luke 15:1-10 At that time, the Rabbis taught that God would forgive a sinner who earnestly sought Him. Now here, Jesus is teaching the people that it is God seeking for sinners. A shepherd was responsible for the welfare…
CONTINUE READING

Thursday, 10th September 2020. The cost of discipleship

Text: Luke 14:25-35 The cost of discipleship involves hating your father, mother, wife, children, brothers and sisters (v.26). Hatred here means lesser love. To be a disciple of Jesus Christ you love Jesus Christ more than anything else. You must…
CONTINUE READING

Wednesday, 9th September 2020. Jesus Christ heals on Sabbath

Text: Luke 14:1-24 Jesus Christ had healed several people on Sabbath; the healing of Simon Peter’s mother in-law (4:38); healing of a man with a withered hand (6:6); healing of a woman bent over for eighteen years (13:14); healing of…
CONTINUE READING

Tuesday, 8th September 2020. God shelters Jonah

Text: Jonah 4:6-11 God arranged for a leafy plant to cover Jonah’s head from the sun (v.6). The plant is not identified but most likely it was castor oil shrub, which grows rapidly especially in hot climates. The same God…
CONTINUE READING