Lowly in Spirit

Did you know that in God’s Kingdom, the way up, is actually down? Did you know that God resists the proud, but gives more grace to the humble?

The entrance of thy Word

With God’s Word comes light. Light illuminates. Light brings understanding. What will be your response when God’s Word comes.

But I have pleaded in prayer for you

“Simon, Simon, Satan has asked to sift each of you like wheat. But I have pleaded in prayer for you, Simon, that your faith should not fail. So when you have repented and turned to me again, strengthen your brothers” [Luke 22:31-32 NLT]. One of the things that the aforementioned verses make very clear is…

The narrow gate

Country or exclusive clubs are usually restricted to a certain caliber of people. Such people must meet a certain criteria outlined by the club they wish to join and not everyone can be a part of it. Those who don’t meet the requirements are usually turned away when they wish to take part of the…

Fixing my eyes…

There was a time past when we could look up to and emulate political leaders, sportsmen, celebrities etc, but recently media reports have been riddled with news of one role model after another indulging in disappointing activities.  I will go on a limb and speculate that in Apostle Paul’s days things were no different; the Roman and Jewish leaders…

Heaven on my mind…

“But the truth is that they were yearning for and aspiring to a better and more desirable country, that is, a heavenly [one]. For that reason God is not ashamed to be called their God [even to be surnamed their God—the God of Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob], for He has prepared a city for them.” [Hebrews 11:16, AMP] There is…