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

My Top 10 Apps for Improving Your Christian Lifestyle

Who says Christians can’t make good use of technology to further our growth and effectiveness? We don’t have to use plain old techniques and grandma’s bible all the time. Check out the top 10 apps I personally use that have helped me maintain and growth in my Christian walk. Continue reading My Top 10 Apps for Improving Your Christian Lifestyle

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What is the will of God

But if you remain in me and my words remain in you, you may ask for anything you want, and it will be granted! – John 15:7 (NLT)

Many times as Christians, we get hung up on whether something is God’s will for us or not; you hear people saying I want this but I don’t know whether its God’s will for me or Let’s say I pray for something and I didn’t get it, i immediately assume that maybe its not God’s will for me. the will of GodMany times in making more serious decisions such as picking a spouse, choosing a job or deciding what career to go into we are held up at knowing whether something is the will of God or not. Continue reading “What is the will of God”

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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?”