Spiritual Pride

Photo by Leio McLaren The LORD was very angry with Solomon, for his heart had turned away from the LORD, the God of Israel, who had appeared to him twice. He had warned Solomon specifically about worshipping other gods, but Solomon did not listen to the LORD’s command. 1 Kings 11:9-10 Solomon was a man … Continue reading Spiritual Pride

The Blessing [Bible Study]

We can say that the blessing is God’s favor touching every aspect of a man’s life. When God looks favorably on a man, he becomes blessed. What activates the blessing? Serving God. You shall serve the LORD your God, and he will bless your bread and water, and I will take sickness away from you. … Continue reading The Blessing [Bible Study]

God of Promise

Photo by Liv Bruce The LORD graciously remembered and visited Sarah as He had said, and the LORD did for her as He had promised. So Sarah conceived and gave birth to a son for Abraham in his old age, at the appointed time which God had spoken to him. Genesis 21:1-2 AMP After waiting … Continue reading God of Promise

Romans 8:5-8 Study

Flesh vs. Spirit The flesh can be said to be the part of man that is not renewed in God. It is the human soul (mind, will, and emotions) that is corrupted by sin. Whenever we see the flesh mentioned in scripture, it always alludes to sin and the sinful nature in man. When we … Continue reading Romans 8:5-8 Study

Sonship [Bible Study]

There are different instances in scripture where we see us being referred to as children of God or sons of God. There is a difference between a child and a son. Whenever we see children, there is a connotation of "not being spiritually mature". But when we see 'sons' it's often referring to a mature … Continue reading Sonship [Bible Study]

7 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Marry an Unbeliever

        Photo by Shea Rouda Disclaimer! I wrote this post for the single woman who isn't married but is considering marriage in the future. If you are a believer and you are married to an unbeliever ( you have to work out your situation with God). This isn't a one shoe fits all kind of … Continue reading 7 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Marry an Unbeliever

From the Pit to the Palace

Photo by Clay Banks. Then Pharaoh sent and called Joseph, and they quickly brought him out of the pit. And when he had shaved himself and changed his clothes, he came before Pharaoh. Genesis 41: 14 Joseph had been in the prison for a while but because he had interpreted a dream for Pharaoh’s cupbearer, … Continue reading From the Pit to the Palace

Selfish Ambition [Bible Study]

What is selfish ambition? First, let us define ambition. Ambition can be defined as a strong desire to succeed. Selfish ambition, therefore, is a strong desire to succeed even at the expense of others. We are said to have selfish ambition when our desire to succeed elevates self-interests above the interests of others. The bible … Continue reading Selfish Ambition [Bible Study]

Empty Vessels

Photo by Amritanshu Sikdar Then go in and shut the door behind yourself and your sons and pour into all these vessels. And when one is full, set it aside.” 2 Kings 4:4 In 2 Kings 4, a widow comes to Elisha frantic because her husband had died and left her in debt. The prophet … Continue reading Empty Vessels

Spiritual Growth [Bible Study]

In order for us to be mature believers, there must be growth. In today’s Bible study, we are looking at the various areas the Word of God exhorts us to grow in. Like newborn infants, long for the pure spiritual milk, that by it you may grow up into salvation. 1 peter 2:2 To grow … Continue reading Spiritual Growth [Bible Study]