Ruth 4:18-22 Now this is the genealogy of Perez: Perez begot Hezron; Hezron begot Ram, and Ram begot Amminadab; Amminadab begot Nahshon, and Nahshon begot Salmon; Salmon begot Boaz, and Boaz begot Obed; Obed begot Jesse, and Jesse begot David. NKJV For as long as I have been in school, I have written essay after … More The Redemption of Ruth and Elimelech
Let me introduce myself. I am a 26 year old African who has never visited any country outside the country of my birth. I have not experienced the level of racism that black men and women in foreign countries have, and as long as I am here and here alone (which I do not intend … More Black Lives Matter Protests – A Black Outsider’s Christian Perspective
How do we perceive our identities when the devil condenms us for mistakes? We can learn from Paul. … More You Are What You Are
Dr. Martin Lloyd-Jones was one of the most influential protestant ministers on the twentieth century. He once wrote, “The true preaching of the gospel of salvation by grace alone always leads to the possibility of this charge being brought against it. There is no better test as to whether a man is really preaching the … More The Test of True Gospel Preaching
We all love music. Everyone does. In one form or another, from one genre to another, we all love music for the way it entertains us and the emotions and atmosphere a song can create. There is a dynamic of music called a crescendo. This is where music builds up in loudness and rhythm and … More Crescendo
A huge part of my Christian upbringing has been in the pentecostal, charismatic and word of faith circles. We are big on praise. We are bigger in prayer. But we should actually be ‘biggest’ on both. We’re encouraged to pray at all times. Rightly so. The Bible says to “pray without ceasing”. One of our … More Praise – Dwell In His Presence
I have twice listened to a sermon by Timothy Keller titled ‘Pray Your Tears’ and it did not have as much impact on me then as it has now and that is because I have recently dealt with and still dealing with a loss. Inspired by that sermon and my own experience, I have decided … More Pray Your Pain
The fact that most of the world preachers and teachers of the Bible are men is probably why this verse is not that known. Revealing how important and how valuable women are is something that even many of our preachers do not want to do. We are quick to remind women to submit with a … More The Man as Her Head. The Woman as His Glory.
A good friend of mine recently broke up with his long time girlfriend after being together for almost four years. As we talk, he tells me he still loves her deeply but it felt like love wasn’t enough and then for various reasons, they mutually decided to end the relationship. As he narrates his time … More Is Love Really Not Enough?
In a world where freedom is demanded, expected and seen as a constitutional right, how can we differentiate between constitutional freedom and Christ’s freedom and find out why we can only be free by relinquishing freedom. … More Reigning In Freedom by Reining Freedom In