DON’T HURT YOURSELF

“And always, night and day, he was in the mountains, and in the tombs, crying, and cutting himself with stones.” (Mark 5: 5) That is the Focal Scripture of Streams of Joy Devotional. While the man with the unclean spirits was in the mountains and in the tombs, he kept cutting himself with stones, and … Continue reading DON’T HURT YOURSELF

RIGHTEOUS AND BLAMELESS, YET BARREN

Luke 1:5-14 KJV [5] There was in the days of Herod, the king of Judaea, a certain priest named Zacharias, of the course of Abia: and his wife was of the daughters of Aaron, and her name was Elisabeth. [6] And they were both righteous before God, walking in all the commandments and ordinances of … Continue reading RIGHTEOUS AND BLAMELESS, YET BARREN

QUESTION OF DAY: Will God really deal with my enemies for me?

People speak against you for no reason, betray you, or try to keep you from success. Enemies are something each of us must deal with in this life, and they can try us in every possible way. Our natural response to enemies is often to fight back, get even, put them in their place or … Continue reading QUESTION OF DAY: Will God really deal with my enemies for me?

A TALE OF DWINDLING POWERS AND BLUNTING SWORDS

Joshua 13:13 KJV [13] Nevertheless the children of Israel expelled not the Geshurites, nor the Maachathites: but the Geshurites and the Maachathites dwell among the Israelites until this day. Once upon a time, Samson, the anointed appointed Judge of Israel was traversing the entire land of Israel, a strong man who could not be killed … Continue reading A TALE OF DWINDLING POWERS AND BLUNTING SWORDS

Living in the Balance of Grace and Faith

At our Gospel Truth Seminars, I always take time before meetings to talk with friends and partners. One of the most common questions I’m asked is “What do I need to do to receive the blessings of God?” It is usually followed by this explanation: “I have been praying, reading my Bible, going to church, … Continue reading Living in the Balance of Grace and Faith

Living in the Balance of Grace and Faith

At our Gospel Truth Seminars, I always take time before meetings to talk with friends and partners. One of the most common questions I’m asked is “What do I need to do to receive the blessings of God?” It is usually followed by this explanation: “I have been praying, reading my Bible, going to church, … Continue reading Living in the Balance of Grace and Faith

Seven reasons why I believe in God’s Word!

Next, we found that Jesus gives a seven-mile Bible study to those on the road to Emmaus. Note what He said THEY (the entire Old Testament) SPEAK (every book, every chapter, even every detail) OF ME (the Bible is Christ-centered)! Luke 24:25-27 Then He said to them, “O foolish ones, and slow of heart to … Continue reading Seven reasons why I believe in God’s Word!

DONT DROP YOUR CALLING AND PURPOSE FOR WHATEVER REASONS!

Philippians 4:11-13 KJV [11] Not that I speak in respect of want: for I have learned, in what-soever state I am, therewith to be content. [12] I know both how to be abased, and I know how to abound: every where and in all things I am instructed both to be full and to be … Continue reading DONT DROP YOUR CALLING AND PURPOSE FOR WHATEVER REASONS!

THE WONDERS OF HEAVEN REVEALED

1-MY CREATOR: Carried us from birth (Isa. 46:3-4) 2-MY GUARDIAN: Never sleeps (Rom. 8:28) 3-MY DESIGNER: Inventor of DNA (Ps. 139:13-14) 4-MY FRIEND: Lifelong Guide (Ps. 16:11) Your Best Friend Designed the life in one… DROP OF WATER God has demonstrated an unbelievable ability to cause life here on this planet to multiply and flourish … Continue reading THE WONDERS OF HEAVEN REVEALED

DON’T BE ASHAMED OF YOUR CALLING!!!

- Pastor Bimbo Animashaun Dear minister, never become ashamed of your calling. Every calling in Christ is A HIGH CALLING - Phil.3:14. Dimensions and operational dynamics notwithstanding, you carry A HIGH CALLING from the Lord. Don't embellish the specifications of your calling on the altar of social acceptance. You will be liberated in your mind … Continue reading DON’T BE ASHAMED OF YOUR CALLING!!!

It Begins with a Sure Foundation

A true revelation of God’s Word is the single most important element of a victorious Christian life. The Word of God often refers to itself as a seed. There are a total of forty-four verses in the New Testament where the Greek word sperma was translated “seed.” This is the same word from which we … Continue reading It Begins with a Sure Foundation

HOW SATAN SCHEMES TO TEMPT US: EVEN AS NEW CREATIONS IN CHRIST

We are looking at the sixth and final piece of our spiritual armor in Ephesians 6. But before we start examining the sword of the Spirit, do you remember the wider context of the book of Ephesians? Ephesians describes our new identity in Christ, the new us, or what we may call our new “operating … Continue reading HOW SATAN SCHEMES TO TEMPT US: EVEN AS NEW CREATIONS IN CHRIST

YOUNG MINISTERS, BEWARE OF JEALOUSY!!!

(Frank Talk) By Pastor Bimbo Animashaun There's this mindset that is pervasive in this generation whereby a young minister believes that some other young ministers belong to "THE HAPPENING CREW" but he doesn't. Now that's a dangerous mindset. Whatever name or label we call it, it is extremely dangerous. That is called "Exceptionism" and it … Continue reading YOUNG MINISTERS, BEWARE OF JEALOUSY!!!

God Waits: Time to Repent: Unlike us, God is patient.

Before the judgment actually starts in Revelation 8:7, He waits a long time. Because we are a people of action, waiting is something that is hard for most of us. But God says that the greatest action that we can perform is being still before Him and praying. The half-hour of total silence before the … Continue reading God Waits: Time to Repent: Unlike us, God is patient.

OFFER YOURSELF, BEFORE ALL OTHER THINGS

The Kingdom of GOD is not One without demands, hence the Living-reality of being an object of Divine pleasure requires alignment with the Kingdom's demands. Yes, we have been "accepted in the Beloved"; a reality which establishes the legal side of our being objects of Divine pleasure. However, there is also a living(organic) side, which … Continue reading OFFER YOURSELF, BEFORE ALL OTHER THINGS