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Caring For The Body Of Christ

“The disciples, as each one was able, decided to provide for the brothers and sisters…”  Acts 11:29 Part of our ministry as Christians is to care for the body of Christ.  That is to care for each other.  This care can range from prayers, to a word of encouragement, to words of accountability, to studying…

How Is God’s Message Communicated To Us?

“Your prayers and gifts to the poor have been received by God as an offering” Acts 10:4 God’s message is communicated to us in many different ways.  Visions, messengers from God,  and even traveling evangelists. All are used for God’s purpose to preach the gospel.  God will use you as well.  Ka Lamaku.

What Is Our Witness?

“Peter traveled about the country, he went to visit the saints”  Acts 9:32 Our witness is shown to others by the service we do.  They know we are Christians by our love.  How do we express that love to others?  With mercy and grace.  Ka Lamaku.

Walking in the fear of the Lord

“walking in the fear of the Lord and encouraged by the Holy Spirit”  Acts 9:31b The church is built up when we are walking in the fear of the Lord; when we are strenghtened by his presence; encouraged by the Holy Spirit which He gives to us; then we can be Ka Lamaku.

Have You Ever Gone Against The Will Of God?

“Saul, Saul, why do you persecute me?”  Acts 9:4b Have we ever found ourselves going against the will of God?  This is a minor form of persecution against God because we are discounting His guidance.  We may not think of this in these terms but we are thus in rebellion and being disobedient.  When we…

Looking For Identity In Life

What can hinder me from being Baptized?  Acts 8:36 All of us are looking for our identity in life.  When we find ourselves in Christ,  we rejoice for we are accepted into the Kindom of God.  Our identity is now sons and daughters of the Father.  Leading others to Christ gives them a new identity…

Where Jesus Is Central To Life

So there was great joy in that city.  Acts 8:8 Joy can be found in those communities where Jesus is central to life.  The blessings that God brings upon His children spills over into the lives of those who surround them.  As God gives grace you give grace to others.  Undeserved?  Yes, even undeserved.  In…

Unity in the Body of Christ

Ephesians 4 English Standard Version (ESV) Unity in the Body of Christ 4 I therefore, a prisoner for the Lord, urge you to walk in a manner worthy of the calling to which you have been called, 2 with all humility and gentleness, with patience, bearing with one another in love, 3 eager to maintain the unity of…