personal development

Short Inspiring Sermons: Sermon #90: Raise the Bar – Christian Article

I remember it well; I can visualise it clearly enough.  But back then, I thought it was just a game that children played. There was this game that we used to play while herding cattle and goats down in Njanja, Zimbabwe. I was about nine years old then and had two friends, both roughly my age. We would agree to play a game to entertain ourselves, because watching cattle and goats grazing was to us never an attractive undertaking. Our options…

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The Image and Roles of the Holy Spirit Important things to learn. – Christian Article

If the Holy Spirit does not lead you, sorry you are a dead person alive! [oops I didn’t mean to punch you hard] There was a lot of discussions and debates for centuries, where churches and scholars attempted to fully comprehend the image of the Holy Spirit and describing its role. The early church came to an ultimate understanding of the person of the Holy Spirit and His work; we then inherited these traditions. The early church understood that the…

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Short Inspirational Sermons. Powerful Christian Stories & Articles. For Teens, Women & Men.: Sermon #99: ‘Little’ Habits Do Matter! – Christian Article

Bad behavior remains bad behavior, however much one might try to put some gloss over it.  On a number of occasions, I have heard people say, “It doesn’t matter. It’s too minor a thing to worry about.” Really? I believe that each of one’s actions or omissions has far-reaching impact on their character or reputation. Everything you do either has a positive or negative effect on your person. The same applies to each of your omissions – the actions that you…

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Embrace and Renew Your Fragility – Christian Article

//pagead2.googlesyndication.com/pagead/js/adsbygoogle.js (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push(); We are jars of clay who carry a treasure, the greatest treasure, God Himself. God doesn’t need us to complete or fulfill His Word. He willingly chooses us, as broken as we are, to demonstrate His surpassing power. That He may be manifested in our brokenness. He renew’s us. “But we have this treasure in jars of clay, to show that the surpassing power belongs to God and not to us. We are afflicted…

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How To Read Bible Scriptures In Three Simple Steps – Christian Article

Many of us struggle to read the Bible because the contents in the Bible aren’t always easy to understand literally. A standard Bible translation comprises 3, 566, 480 letters. Those letters are then condensed into 783, 137 words and the words are filled into 31,101 verses, and the verses are packaged into what we describe as chapters. There are 1,189 chapters found in 66  books of the Bible and 66 books are divided into two divisions known as ‘Old Testament’…

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