Thanksgiving [Bible study]

Thanksgiving means the act of expressing thankfulness. It’s the act of giving thanks for what we are grateful for. (Dictionary.com) I love that it says expressing, meaning it’s not just a feeling, its saying and acting in a way that says we are grateful. We cannot conjure thanksgiving where we don’t feel grateful, it is … Continue reading Thanksgiving [Bible study]

Philippians 2:12-13 Study

[Working Out Our Salvation] Therefore, my beloved, as you have always obeyed, so now, not only as in my presence but much more in my absence, work out your own salvation with fear and trembling, for it is God who works in you, both to will and to work for his good pleasure. Philippians 2:12-13 … Continue reading Philippians 2:12-13 Study

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]

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]

Good success [Bible Study]

The dictionary defines success as the achievement of desired results. ( Cambridge dictionary) Success and prosperity are used interchangeably in the Bible. Prosperity can be said to be the condition of being successful or thriving especially: economically. ( Miriam Webster) How do we become successful? Through Meditating on the word This book of the Law … Continue reading Good success [Bible Study]

The Knowledge of God [Bible Study]

What is knowledge? Knowledge can be said to be understanding or skill gained by experience. Acquaintance with or understanding of a matter. (Miriam Webster). Therefore, we can say the knowledge of God is gaining an understanding of God through experience. Why is it important for us to know God? To access everything we need for … Continue reading The Knowledge of God [Bible Study]

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]

Proverbs 25:28 Bible Study [Self Control]

A man without self control is like a city broken into and left without walls. Proverbs 25:28 ESV We are likened to a city. A city that has walls is protected from outside attacks, it cannot be easily accessed. But when a city lacks walls; it's vulnerable to anything and everything. Therefore, self control becomes … Continue reading Proverbs 25:28 Bible Study [Self Control]

Hebrews 13:21[Bible Study]

STRENGTHENED & EQUIPPED Now may the God of peace [who is the author and the Giver of peace], Who brought again from among the dead our Lord Jesus, that great shepherd of the sheep, by the blood [that sealed and ratified]the everlasting (covenant, Testament). Strengthen ( complete, perfect) and make you what you ought to … Continue reading Hebrews 13:21[Bible Study]