Do we have to tell anyone about our secret sins? It may be a secret sin on earth, but it is open scandal in heaven – Lewis Sperry Chafer It is often said that character is what you do when nobody is watching. This means that who you really are is demonstrated in how you … Read moreDo we have to tell anyone about our secret sins?
Great Christian Quotes to Encourage You to Do Something. It is so very easy to become discouraged as we walk through life. One of the easiest ways to do this is when we are doing nothing. When we have no real goals in life we lack direction and this is when we get lost and … Read moreGreat Christian Quotes to Encourage You to Do Something
Why does God choose to heal some people and not others? His Ways When Job began to question God because of his suffering (Job 38-39), God humbled him by His answer (Job 40). The Apostle Paul, although not in the same context as suffering, wrote “Has the potter no right over the clay, to make … Read moreWhy Doesn’t God Heal Everyone?
Embracing a Work-Hard, Rest-Well Life. Around our house, hustle isn’t a scary word. It’s just what I do. When we look at the dictionary definition of hustle, all it means is to “work rapidly or energetically.” Doesn’t it remind you of Colossians 3:23? “Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working … Read moreHoly Hustle: Embracing a Work-Hard, Rest-Well Life (1)
[nextpage title=”1″ ] Do Christians really still have idols in their life? If so, what are they? Idolatry An idol is anything that gets between us and God, and it is whatever we worship more than God or instead of God. It could be money, family, shopping, sports, fame, education, or just fill in the … Read moreWhat Are Modern Day Idols Christians Can Worship?
“So do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you and help you; I will uphold you with my righteous right hand. All who rage against you will surely be ashamed and disgraced; those who oppose you will be as nothing and perish. … Read moreI Am With You
No matter where you live in the world you can see poverty. Poverty has been evident for a very long time and even in Jesus’ day He reminded them that “the poor always ye have with you” (John 12:8a). That being said, what else does the Bible say about poverty and the poor? Here are … Read moreEye Opening KJV Bible Verses About Poverty
What Wisdom is. Wisdom is a capacity of the mind that allows us to understand life from God’s perspective. Throughout the book of Proverbs, Solomon encourages us to “get wisdom” (Proverbs 4:5). He says those who get wisdom love life (see 19:8); that it’s better to get wisdom than gold (see 16:16); and that those … Read more4 Ways to Get Wisdom
CAN speaks on the terrible fuel scarcity in Nigeria. The Christian Association of Nigeria has expressed worry over the resurfacing of long queues at filling stations across the country during the Christmas holiday. The Director, Legal and Public Affairs, CAN, Evang. Kwamkur Samuel, in a statement on Saturday, urged President Muhammadu Buhari to restore normalcy … Read moreFuel scarcity during Christmas is a deliberate attack – CAN
‘Tis the season many reread the Christmas story. Certainly, Jesus’ birth narrative is a cozy beginning to both Matthew’s and Luke’s Gospels. Reflecting upon its details of a meager couple, a little town of Bethlehem and a primitive birth tended by shepherds offers a bit of simplicity to the rat race of today’s Christmas season. … Read moreWhy Was Jesus Born in Bethlehem? – See Prophetic Reasons
‘Tis the season for those Christmas carols and hymns that we all know and love. Every year we are blessed with the opportunity to remember our Lord Jesus Christ and to sing carols that warm our hearts and glorify Him. Many carols have been written over time, but there are few that can be considered … Read moreTop 20 Christian Christmas Carols and Hymns of All Time
The man we know as Santa Claus has a history all his own. Today, he is thought of mainly as the jolly man in red, but his story stretches all the way back to the 3rd century. Find out more about the history of Santa Claus from his earliest origins to the shopping mall favorite … Read moreWhat You Never Knew About Santa Claus
The Iraqi military says it has “fully liberated” the territories that had been under the control of “ISIS terrorist gangs.” “Our heroic armed forces have now secured the entire length of the Iraq-Syria border,” Prime Minister Haider Al-Abadi said on his Twitter account. “We defeated Daesh (ISIS) through our unity and sacrifice for the nation. … Read moreNews: Iraq completely free from ISIS terrorist group
As the world continued to react to Donald Trump’s fiercely controversial decision+ to move the US embassy to Israel’s Holy City, I received my most recent Prayergram post. It is, quite aptly, on the topic of the day: the “Jerusalem Prayer”. One passage reads: “God bless Donald J Trump! He understands the real principles behind … Read moreThis is the real reason Trump declared Jerusalem the capital of Israel
Faith Oyedepo testifies about her challenges with Bishop Oyedepo in their early days in ministry. Marriage is never a bed of roses. I have always wondered how the wife of very occupied man of God like David Oyedepo manages. Would there ever be anytime for romance? Well, fill the list… Read Pastor Faith Oyedepo experiences … Read more#Shiloh2017 : Faith Oyedepo addresses Marital Challenges with Bishop Oyedepo
More photos from 2017 The Experience Musical Concert. › The 12th edition of the annual gospel concert The Experience held last Friday in the centre of Excellency, Lagos. The event which took place at The Tafawa Balewa Square Lagos could has been tagged world’s biggest Christian music concert ever. The event was well … Read more#TE12: Photos from The Experience 2017
Evangelist Benny Hinn was visibly dazed on live TV recently as a Nigerian gave a million dollars to the Love world USA Network while Pastor Chris Oyakhilome of Christ Embassy in the same vein was reportedly gifted an aircraft by some members of his church this week as the recently held program concluded. The gift … Read moreUnnamed Nigeria donates $1M as sponsorship for LoveWorld USA + Pastor Chris Receives Private Jet gift
Struggling with alcohol? You can’t get over the addiction? We have this beautiful piece by Jack Wellman an author with What Christians Want To Know. What can you, a believer, do to help someone struggling with alcohol? What’s the Christian’s approach in such cases? Unconditional Love When Jesus came to die for sinners, He didn’t wait … Read moreHow Can Christians Help Alcoholics?
As a christian, you might be risking a lot more than you know by practically prioritizing experience for what the Bible says. I have decided to share this insightful file, PLACING EXPERIENCE OVER SCRIPTURE from one of the Christian websites I passionately follow. Is it wrong to op-tin for experience? Find answers below. Read and … Read moreExperience VS Scripture – Any Danger?
Tweet Suddenly, there’s a lot of attention about the Book of Enoch. Does it belong in the Bible? Is it genuine? The Book of Enoch Most people say that the Book of Enoch is an ancient Jewish book that was supposedly written by Enoch who was the … Read moreWhat Is The Book Of Enoch? Does It Belong In The Bible?
Rep Jesus crooner, Goke Elliot aka Gokel is here with another “independent” track HALLELUYAH. The fast rising Nigerian gospel singer, Gokel, after the wide success his hit single, Rep Jesus enjoyed, has come up with a second round hit track to appreciate his maker and commemorate his country (Nigeria) independence day. Halleluyah by GOKEL is … Read moreNew Music: Halleluyah by Gokel Elliot [ @CallmeGokel ]
Tweet Jesus told His own disciples to go and make disciples of all nations, so why don’t you find much on discipleship taught in churches today? The Great Commission For a long time in my walk with Christ, I was living out the “great omission,” which I … Read moreWhy Isn’t Discipleship Taught In Many Churches?
Joe Carter | Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission Carl and Angel Larsen who own Telescope Media Group, a small Christian film business which “aim[s] to make God look more like He really is through our lives, business, and actions,” believe that marriage is between one man and one woman and to shoot a gay wedding … Read more5 Things You Should Know about the Minnesota Religious Freedom Case
Tweet The Bible speaks of many Godly men who have gone down in history as some of the greatest leaders, judges and kings of all time. We even see many poets, prophets and other prominent men. But when we are speaking of the principal patriarchs in the … Read moreWho Are The Principal Patriarchs in the Bible?
Tweet What happens the next moment after you die? It depends upon whether you are a believer or an unbeliever, and the differences are great. An Appointment with Death Every one of us has an appointment we must keep, even after birth, we’re on our way to … Read moreWhat Happens Right After You Die?
Tweet Why can’t the Jews see that Jesus is clearly the Messiah they have been waiting for? Blinded by Satan The reason all people cannot believe in Jesus, including the Jews, is that until people are quickened by God’s Spirit, they are dead in their sins. In … Read moreWhy Don’t The Jews Believe In Jesus?
Tweet As parents one of the most important and sometimes difficult decisions that we make is what to do about school. My children are well beyond school age and in fact, some of them are raising their own children now. Even so, I wanted to share with … Read moreChristian Study: Why Homeschooling Might Be For You
Tweet How can believers fight against racial prejudice and hate groups? The Human Race When the Apostle Paul was witnessing to the Greeks about Christ, he told them that God “made from one man every nation of mankind to live on all the face of the earth, … Read moreHow Can Christians Fight Racial Prejudice?
Tweet Does it seem strange that you are persecuted, but many other believers are not? Why are some never persecuted for their faith? Not Surprised When some new believers come to saving faith in Christ, they’re sometimes a bit surprised by being persecuted, but it really shouldn’t … Read moreWhy Some Christians Are Never Persecuted
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Tweet Not long ago it was common for churches to offer tapes or CDs of sermons for people to listen to. Later, sermons could be downloaded from church websites. With the invention of social media, live broadcasts of church services are now possible. However, what is being … Read moreWhat Does God Say About Serving Others?
Tweet Many people accuse Christians of being homophobic, but is this accurate? Homophobic The word “homophobic” was not even used until 1969 and part of the word, “homo,” originally stood for the genus or human species (homo sapiens), while “phobia,” is basically an obsessive fear of something … Read moreAre Christians Really Homophobic?
“Pause a moment, Job, and listen; consider the wonderful things God does” Job 37:14 (GNT). Sometimes as adults we get spiritual wiggles. We cannot get still and be quiet. But you have to be quiet in order to hear God speak. If you want to hear God’s vision, then you’re going to have to turn … Read moreIf You Want to Hear God, Get Still and Listen
Tweet Were Adam and Eve doomed to hell since they sinned in the Garden or were Adam and Eve saved? The Fall When Adam and Eve were in the Garden, they had the opportunity for eternal life, but when they disobeyed God by taking of the tree … Read moreWere Adam and Eve Saved?
Tweet Most folks know what it means to be a servant. But do you know what it means to be a faithful servant? Let’s see what guidance the Bible can give us regarding at least 8 characteristics of a faithful Christian servant. Colossians 3:12–13 “Put on therefore, … Read more8 Characteristics of a Faithful Christian Servant
Tweet Don’t you think Christians should be the most joyful people on the planet? Why don’t the redeemed look more like the Redeemer? Biblical Joy The Hebrew word for joy is an interesting word. It comes from the Hebrew word “simchah” and can mean “joy, gladness, pleasure,” … Read moreWhy Don’t Christians Look More Joyful?
Veronica Neffinger | Editor, ChristianHeadlines.com Our world has suffered a number of natural disasters recently: two major hurricanes devastated areas of the U.S., and earthquake in Mexico claimed nearly 100 lives, just to name a few. As Christians, these kinds of events can threaten to shake our faith. How are we to interpret them? Is … Read more5 Christian Leaders’ Responses to Natural Disasters
Tweet Why are some Christians more judgmental than most? What can justify their judging others? Judge Not The Bible verse and actual quote of Jesus, “Judge not, that you be not judged” is taken out of context quite frequently, especially if someone’s caught doing something wrong. The … Read moreWhy Do Some Christians Seem So Judgmental?
Tweet By Waldean Wall How much should I save for retirement? Should I save for retirement or increase my giving? As someone who has worked with money for over 40 years, I have found these to be very trying and difficult questions – especially for the Christian. With the … Read moreSaving for Retirement
Joe Carter | Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission Pressured by an impending lawsuit, President Trump is considering ending the Obama administration’s protections for young undocumented immigrants known as “Dreamers” known as DACA. Both sides are ramping up their arguments, but before we take a side, it’s important to get some background and know the facts. … Read more10 Things You Should Know about DACA and Dreamers
Tweet What are the last days before His return going to be like? Jesus explains the days prior to His second coming. The Apostle Paul Jesus spoke a lot about the end times, as far as things leading up to the destruction of the Temple and Jerusalem … Read moreThe Last Days According To Jesus
Tweet Here’s how to make sure someone doesn’t try to “proof text” you or take a Bible verse out of context. Proof Texting How do so many Christians and atheists take texts out of context to make them a pretext? They proof text certain verses to support … Read moreHow People Take Bible Texts Out Of Context
Andreas Knapp | Christian Author The following is an interview with Christian author Andreas Knapp. A poet, priest, and popular author in Germany, Knapp left a secure position as head of Freiburg Seminary to live and work among the poor as a member of the Little Brothers of the Gospel, a religious order inspired by … Read more7 Things You Should Know about the Middle East Christian Genocide
Tweet We live in a time where people are quick to label others. However, too often the labels we give to others have nothing to do with whom they really are. Instead, we label them to judge them as being someone or something that is undesirable or … Read moreWhat Name Does God Give To The Wicked?
Tweet Jesus cleansed the temple twice, but why did He do it? Den of Thieves The Temple in the first century, at the time Jesus’ earthly ministry occurred, the Temple had truly become a “den of thieves,” meaning they were ripping off innocent people who were forced … Read moreWhy Did Jesus Have To Cleanse The Temple?
Tweet What does it mean to fear God or fear the Lord? What type of fear is it speaking about? Human Fear A little fear is a good thing because that makes us cautious when climbing ladders, using power tools, or driving a car. Fear is what … Read moreWhat Does It Mean To Fear The Lord?
Tweet More than 1/3 of the Book of Genesis tells of the life and times of Abram (later named Abraham). We read of his great faith in God and God’s promise to make him the Father of many nations. Abraham listened to God and when He said … Read moreWhen God Told Abraham to Go, Where Did He Travel?
Tweet Today, it seems politically incorrect to say that Jesus Christ is the only way to the Father, so what do you tell others who don’t’ believe this? The Way Jesus said, “I am the way, and the truth, and the life. No one comes to the … Read moreWhy Does Jesus Say He Is The Only Way To The Father?