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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.

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.

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…

Speaking The Word Of Truth

“Those who had been scattered preached the word where ever they went” Acts 8:4 Our task is to be speaking the word of truth everywhere we go.  How often we forget this simple task.  We tell the story and God does the rest.  We shine his light into the darkness.  We are Ka Lamaku.

What Do You Have To Say For Yourself?

Then the Chief Priest said, “What do you have to say for yourself?”  Acts 7:1 When asked what we have to say for ourselves we often return a somewhat lame answer.  Stephen did not!  Stephen spoke of God’s workings throughout Jewish history and how God was there to aid and help His people, and how…

Growing In God’s Grace

“Be strong in the Grace that is in Christ Jesus”  2 Timothy 2:1 Growing in God’s grace is a lifelong process.  The reward is knowing our Lord and Savior more intimately.  Our education process has mile markers to reveal our progress.  Let’s celebrate these accomplishments as we complete them.  We all are growing from sinner…