Part of our asking God to protect us, delivering us from the evil one is tied to some choices. Choices to flee, choices to stay vigilant, and choices to put on the armor God has prepared, described, and commanded us to wear. We Must Wear the Armor of GodEdward Gibbon (1737-1794) who wrote the 18th … Continue reading OUR CHOICES TO WITHSTAND THE EVIL DAYS: by Standing In God’s Armor As Satan Attacks
“And the angel that talked with me came again, and waked me, as a man that is wakened out of his sleep,” (Zechariah 4: 1) Zechariah had experienced divine encounters prior to our Focal Scripture, when the angel of the Lord came again and woke him up like a man that is awakened out of … Continue reading A BETTER OFFER
“3. And ye shall compass the city, all ye men of war, and go round about the city once. Thus shalt thou do six days. 4. …and the seventh day ye shall compass the city seven times…” (Joshua 6: 3-4) In our Focal Scripture, God told Joshua to compass the city of Jericho once a … Continue reading SPEEDY RESULTS
Note what Paul records from God in: 2 Timothy 4:1-4 (NKJV) I charge you therefore before God and the Lord Jesus Christ, who will judge the living and the dead at His appearing and His kingdom: 2 Preach the word! Be ready in season and out of season. Convince, rebuke, exhort, with all longsuffering and … Continue reading Word-less Living Leads to World-like Living
Many times, we force the Lord to give us His permission to embark on our on journey...to fulfill our own desire...to accomplish our own purpose. Many times, we concieve a project or business, finalize the idea and bring it before Him to bless it, and after quoting series of scriptures and concreting the scriptures with … Continue reading WHEN THE AXE HEAD FALLS INTO THE RIVER..
Wouldn’t it be great if we could spend all our time in wonderful, spiritual meetings where the power of God shows up and we never have to think about anything else? Yes, it would be great. But it is not reality. The Word of God tells us that although we are not of the world, … Continue reading QUESTION OF THE DAY: Can I live in constant victory?
John 19:23-24 Then the soldiers, when they had crucified Jesus, took His garmentsand made four parts, to each soldier a part, and also the tunic.Now the tunic was without seam, woven from the top in one piece. 24. They said therefore among themselves, “Let us not tear it, but cast lots for it,whose it shall … Continue reading “STRIPING OFF OUR COATS OF MANY COLORS”
I was listening to my Bible the other day and something piqued my imagination. It was an instruction God gave to Isaiah Amoz. It made me realise modern pastors have it easy. Modern pastors use PowerPoint to illustrate their sermons. Sometimes they call people out of the audience to dramatise a sermon. It wasn't like … Continue reading God once told Isaiah to walk around in boxer shorts and no shoes
“Now Jericho was straitly shut up because of the children of Israel: none went out, and none came in.” (Joshua 6: 1) One distinction of the Joshua generation is that they completed what their fathers started. Their fathers got a promise but never lived to see the fulfillment of the promise. Their fathers knew that … Continue reading A GREATER GENERATION
“And it came to pass, when Joshua was by Jericho, that he lifted up his eyes and looked, and, behold, there stood a man over against him with his sword drawn in his hand: and Joshua went unto him...” (Joshua 5: 13) Our Focal Scripture speaks of that moment when Joshua was standing by Jericho. … Continue reading YOU WILL STEP IN
Last year, I taught on the book of Romans and addressed a variety of topics, including the fact that the old man is dead (Rom. 6:6). But the Lord told me to make a whole teaching specifically about the old man so that people could really understand it. There are a lot of people who … Continue reading The Old Man Is Dead
“And it came to pass, when Joshua was by Jericho, that he lifted up his eyes and looked, and, behold, there stood a man over against him with his sword drawn in his hand: and Joshua went unto him, and said unto him, Art thou for us, or for our adversaries?” (Joshua 5: 13) Our … Continue reading WEALTHY PLACE
The biblical teaching on prosperity is established on God’s totalitarian principle and not Unitarian principle.The totalitarian principle of God emphasizes that God wants you healthy and wealthy in your spirit, soul and body.The teaching that emphasizes that salvation of your spirit without the welfare of your entire life is not true.The scripture says the Lord … Continue reading BIBLICAL TEACHING ON PROSPERITY
“And shall put my spirit in you, and ye shall live, and I shall place you in your own land: then shall ye know that I the LORD have spoken it, and performed it, saith the LORD.” (Ezekiel 37: 14) That is the Focal Scripture of Streams of Joy Devotional today. In the milieu wherein … Continue reading RESTORATION
The Bible contains many amazing women whose stories teach us how to grow closer to God. While we all know the most famous Biblical women, like Esther, Mary, Rahab, and Ruth, there are other great, yet unpopular, women we have a lot to learn from.
“And caused me to pass by them round about: and, behold, there were very many in the open valley; and, lo, they were very dry.” (Ezekiel 37: 2) When the hand of the Lord came upon Ezekiel, it carried him in the Spirit of the Lord and set him down in the midst of the … Continue reading MULTITUDE OF NEGATIVITY
There are things God told you that are meant for you ONLY. I learnt that too late after falling into critical mistakes that prolong process. Thrones are preserved by Secrets. Kingdoms are secured by Mysteries. On some Occasions, Jesus told His Inner circle not to reveal some Secrets He showed them.He told Peter, James and … Continue reading THE MYSTERIES OF SECRETS
“The hand of the LORD was upon me, and carried me out in the spirit of the LORD, and set me down in the midst of the valley which was full of bones,” (Ezekiel 37: 1) When the hand of the LORD came upon Ezekiel, it carried him in the spirit of the Lord until … Continue reading RIGHTLY POSITIONED
Judges 11:1, 11 Now Jephthah the Gileadite was a mighty man of valor, but he was the son of a harlot; and Gilead begot Jephthah. Then Jephthah went with the elders of Gilead, and the people made him head and captain over them: and Jephthah uttered all his words before the Lord in Mizpeh. When … Continue reading “GOD OF JERUBBAL, JEPHTHAH, JABEZ AND GENERAL NAAMAN.”
As we see all the dangers of war, economic uncertainties, deadly viruses, and the climate around us decaying each day—Jesus explains how we should respond. He tells us, more than that—Jesus COMMANDS us HOW to hold on tightly to our Father in Heaven As you see the Last Days swirling around you make a choice … Continue reading HOW TO NEVER LOSE CONNECTION WITH GOD
“The hand of the LORD was upon me, and carried me out in the spirit of the LORD, and set me down in the midst of the valley which was full of bones,” (Ezekiel 37: 1) In our Focal Scripture, Ezekiel spoke of how the hand of the Lord was upon him and carried him … Continue reading FORWARD AND UPWARD
Matthew 25:14-16 KJV For the kingdom of heaven is as a man travelling into a far country, who called his own servants, and delivered unto them his goods.  And unto one he gave five talents, to another two, and to another one; to every man according to his several ability; and straightway took his … Continue reading YOUR GIFTS, YOUR SERVICE AND THE KINGDOM”
“The hand of the LORD was upon me, and carried me out in the spirit of the LORD, and set me down in the midst of the valley which was full of bones,” (Ezekiel 37: 1)That is the Focal Scripture of Streams of Joy Devotional today. Our Focal Scripture speaks of the valley which was … Continue reading WEAK MEN
Next notice that the first horse is White. “a white horse” (Rev. 6:2b).Just as 2 Corinthians 11:14 reminds us, Satan can transform himself to appear as an angel of light, rather than the angel of darkness that he really is. So white is not always a sign of God or of purity, it can also … Continue reading God Says that Global Deception Comes First.
1 John 3:2-3 NKJV Beloved, now we are children of God; and it has not yet been revealed what we shall be, but we know that when He is revealed, we shall be like Him, for we shall see Him as He is.  And everyone who has this hope in Him purifies himself, just … Continue reading IN THE AWESOME PRESENCE OF THE MASTER
- Pastor Bimbo AnimashaunIn ministry, there are two kinds of ministers:(1) MINSTERS WHO GATHER.(2) MINISTERS WHO SCATTER.It takes WISDOM to GATHER and BUILD people in ministry, and not every minister seems to take cognizance of that.You may be WORDED, POWER-LOADED, FIREFUL, CHARISMATIC, and very OUTSPOKEN, but lack the ability to GATHER, MOBILIZE, BUILD and KEEP … Continue reading WISDOM TO “GATHER” IN MINISTRY
“Then Jehu came forth to the servants of his lord: and one said unto him, Is all well? wherefore came this mad fellow to thee? And he said unto them, Ye know the man, and his communication.” (2 Kings 9: 11) When Jehu came forth from the inner chamber where he was anointed as king, … Continue reading YOU WON’T LOOK LIKE IT
1.Fear2.Lust3 Pride4 Jealousy5 unforgiveness6 Sleep during devotion time7 Loss of interest in things of God8 Strong desire for vanity9 Loss of empathy and sympathy 10 Selfishness11 Lack of Boldness to preach the Gospel of Truth QN: Are you experiencing any of those ?🤔 NB: There is no neutral Ground, You are either FULL or DRY. Its … Continue reading 11 COMMON SYMPTOMS OF SPIRITUAL DRYNESS
Wouldn’t it be great if our faith always produced instantly visible results? Instead of heated arguments, cold silences, constant frustration and enduring anger, our marriages were loving, kind, peaceful, joyful and mutually fulfilling? But that’s not always the case. If you’re struggling in your marriage, begin putting these principles to work today. Trust in the … Continue reading QUESTION OF THE DAY: How do I overcome challenges in my marriage?
- Pastor Bimbo AnimashaunSometimes in marriage, based on exigencies of the moment or superior reasons triggered by current realities, you have to GIVE UP SOME RIGHTS for the greater good and betterment of the marriage. You cannot ALWAYS hold on to your RIGHTS and be referred to as a sensitive partner.Marriage sometimes demands A LEVEL … Continue reading “RIGHTS” AND “RIGHTNESS” IN MARRIAGE!!!