In this section we publish articles that can be a encouragement to you as a Christian and as a minister of the Gospel.
I Am Gifted Abundantly And The Gifts Are From God I love the Psalm. I am especially fond of Psalms 139:15-19 These verses bring me much comfort. With that being said, I am puzzled with its message. This is how the Word of God operates. The word of God brings much comfort and a feeling that everything is right when everything is right between me and God. Those are very good feeling.
I have a personal relationship with Jesus. This relationship depended on my realizing my need for Him. I had to admit that I was a sinner. I repented from sin and finally I asked Him to come into my life and be THE authority in his reality.
Whether you are sick or you know somebody that are sick, this article can help you receive healing for you and your family.
As a christian we are called to follow Jesus. Sometimes this will bring us in to storms and high waters. Why not help us by always keep the wether nice and the waters calm? Why does God do this with us? We should not only be followers of Christ, but we are his body here on earth. We are his representative if you will. To be able to do the work of The Father for us, we must have the same quality in us as Jesus. The Holy Spirit is makeing the Christ life in us, makeing us to be like Christ. Difficult and sometime hard situations are transformeing us to get the Christ charakter, if we will let it. The way we allow the Holy Spirit to work in us, will determen the result in our life: Blessings from God or a bitter heart. Published at EzineArticles.com
Can God use me, in spite of all my mistakes? I know that I have done a lot of things over the years, that not always have been wise to do. But I have always had a heart to serve God. The problem for me have been that there were nobody that guided me, or nobody I could ask ALL the questions that came to my mind.
Born in 1859 into poverty, Smith Wigglesworth was converted by the Methodists at eight years of age. Even then, he was hungry for God and hungry for souls. Smith Wigglesworth was without doubt one of the most anointed men of God that has lived in recent times. He was known as the Apostle of Faith, and if anyone deserved to be described as "full of faith and of the Holy Ghost", it was him. He lived and walked continually in the presence of God. And the miracles that accompanied his ministry were of the sort that have seldom been seen since the days of the apostles. People born blind and deaf, cripples - twisted and deformed by disease, others on death's door with cancer or sickness of every kind,- all were healed by the mighty power of God. Even the dead were raised. Bible Reading Acts 6 In the days when the number of disciples began to be multiplied there developed a situation which caused the twelve to make a definite decision not to occupy themselves with serving tables, but to give themselves continually to prayer and to the ministry of the Word. How important it is for all God's…
WRITTEN IN PRISON, 1662. PUBLISHED, 1663.Prayer is a command of God, and is to be practiced both in public and in private; yes, such a command brings those that have the spirit of prayer, into great intimacy with God; and the prevailing prayer, will receive great things from God.
DEAR DR. GRAHAM: I have friends who say I need Jesus in order to be happy, but I'm happy the way I am. Why should I bother with God? He'd probably just make me stop some of the things I enjoy doing. -- M.T. DEAR M.T: Although you may not have thought of it this way, I hope you'll be grateful you have friends who care about you this much. They see a side of life you don't see, and they want you to share in it. Let me suggest three reasons why you need God. First, only Christ can give true meaning to your life. From what you say, you are living for one thing right now: to have a good time. For a while, that may seem to satisfy; the Bible says we sometimes may "enjoy the pleasures of sin for a short time" (Hebrews 11:25). But don't be deceived. Eventually, you will get bored, or unable to enjoy them -- and what then? God put you here for a reason, and life's greatest joy comes from knowing His plan for our lives. You also need Christ to help you every day. How else will you meet life's…