Should We Give The FirstFruits Offering

Some weeks back, someone asked me a question – Should I give firstfruits?

I was raised in a Christian home and in a particular church that believed in giving of the First fruits offering and everyone who has told me about first fruits or asked about it as used this one scripture Proverbs 3:9 Honour the LORD with thy substance, and with the firstfruits of all thine increase (KJV). However, I haven’t heard anyone teach about the origin, basis and reason for this offering. I endeavour to do that today and with that answer the question above. Continue reading Should We Give The FirstFruits Offering

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Lessons from The Book of John

Last month, the study topic for the fellowship was The Book of John. We read and studied this gospel throughout the month and came together during TGIF to share our thoughts and lessons learnt. It was the longest TGIF yet and it was very interesting. I shared 8 key lessons from this gospel and read the article to see my notes and commentaries. Continue reading Lessons from The Book of John

What would make the difference in 2015? Download Bible Study Plan: Fasting

Happy New Year! (I am sorry it’s coming late, please forgive me)

How was the holidays and how has the year been so far? For me, it’s been busy, I have been doing a lot of planning and strategizing for the year.

Its 2015, what’s going to make this year different from last year? A question I keep asking myself. I was able to come up with some answers and I wrote out 10 goals to achieve by the end of 2015. Now, 11 days gone in 2015, I ask YOU this question:


What would make the difference in 2015?

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Bible Study 3…How can I study the Bible?

First of all make up your mind that you will put some time everyday into studying the Bible. Yes, I meant that, everyday! It is an easy resolution to make (just say it or write it) and despite what you say or believe about it being so hard to do; it isn’t as hard as you imagine if you put your mind into it. It can prove to be the most fruitful and important resolution to make as a Christian. Continue reading “Bible Study 3…How can I study the Bible?”

Bible Study Part 1

“But he answered and said, It is written, Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word that proceedeth out of the mouth of God” (Matt 4:4)

“Though I put my law in writing for him in ten thousand rules, they are to him as a strange thing.” (Hosea 8:12)

Just as natural food is important and crucial to our survival as humans on earth, so also is Bible Study crucial to us as Christians. Continue reading “Bible Study Part 1”