"And Jesus said unto her, 'My daughter, this abuse by your husband - your black eyes, sliced lips, broken jaw... This is the cross you bear for the Kingdom. You have an opportunity to die a matyr. You can only leave your abusive husband, you cannot divorce him. And the purpose of leaving is so … Continue reading Is this the Jesus you know?
“22. And, behold, there cometh one of the rulers of the synagogue, Jairus by name; and when he saw him, he fell at his feet, 23. And besought him greatly, saying, My little daughter lieth at the point of death: I pray thee, come and lay thy hands on her, that she may be healed; … Continue reading NO DEATH
“And she, being before instructed of her mother, said, Give me here John Baptist's head in a charger.” (Matthew 14:8) <!-- --> That is the Focal Scripture of Streams of Joy Devotional today. Our Focal Scripture speaks of how Herodias requested her daughter to ask for the head of John the Baptist in a charger. … Continue reading NO DEATH
(RNS) — The Rev. Thomas McKenzie, the rector of a prominent Anglican congregation in Nashville, Tennessee, and his eldest child, Charlie, were killed in a car crash Monday (Aug. 23) Rev. McKenzie was 50. Charlie McKenzie, who had recently changed their legal name, was 22. The two were headed to Texas, the first stop on … Continue reading Thomas McKenzie, Nashville Anglican Pastor, and Eldest Child Killed in Car Crash
Only Professing Jesus, Not Possessing Him What would lead a church to be declared “dead” by Christ? How did they get so far from Him, His life that is abundant, and His Spirit that is to overflow our lives? The answers to those questions are perhaps some of the most sobering lessons we will come … Continue reading The Pathway that Leads to Death
- Pastor Bimbo Animashaun The Spirit of God spoke these words to me around 2am today to be precise, "GOD DOESN'T USE PEOPLE TO ABANDONE THEM IN THEIR OLD AGE". Strong!!! I started meditating on that word and the Holy Spirit began to speak very clearly to me about the devices of the enemy against … Continue reading MAKE PREPARATION FOR “OLD AGE” IN MINISTRY!!!
I will tell you a true story. I had the story only last month and it shook me to my bones. A man bought a brand new car and he was washing it, he was adoring the car, cleaning, the car. And his son, a young boy, I think…, I cannot remember the age - … Continue reading ANGER IS A TEMPORARY MADNESS, RESIST IT! – Pastor E. A. Adeboye
GOD SUMMARIZES EARTH’S HORRORS COMING Walk with me through the pages of Revelation chapters six, eight, nine, and sixteen. Briefly, may I describe the living hell you can avoid if you are a part of the Rapture. Here are only a few of the dreadful disasters that take place during the Tribulation: 1. GLOBAL GRAVEYARD: … Continue reading EARTH’S FINAL HOUR: In Revelation God Sent A Warning Of The Horrors You Can Avoid By Coming To Jesus
You must believe that He came from heaven, if you believe He came from Israel you're not saved; you're not a child of God. There's a footballer called jesus, he cannot save men, he can play football but he cannot save men. Please let's clarify these loose ends quickly before we continue. There are things … Continue reading What you believe about Jesus is Important – Apostle Joshua Selman
As tensions and protests continue to flare in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota, over the fatal police shooting of 20-year-old Daunte Wright, local churches are calling for prayers and calm while seeking to help the community process its grief. “I offer my condolences to the family and friends of Daunte Wright for the loss of their son, … Continue reading Christian Leaders call for Prayers after shooting of 20-y-o Daunte Wright
Jesus arranged to have His death described a thousand years before it took place with the precision of a medical research project. In about 1000 BC David was moved by the Holy Spirit to pen the words of Psalm 22. The graphic details are just another reminder. This Psalm details the death of Christ a … Continue reading The Greatest Prophecy Of The Greatest Event Of All-CHRIST’S CRUCIFIXION
On this Good Friday, our focus is upon the day that mankind murdered its Maker. As we turn to John 18, we begin to look at the most complete and reliable record of the Good Friday events. As we read the following verses, analyze with me just WHO it was that they crucified! First, we … Continue reading EASTER: Whom Did They Crucify On Good Friday?
Nothing in all the Bible compares to the drama of John 20. In these short verses, we have the very heart of all we believe. Jesus Christ declared to be the Son of God – by the glorious power of the resurrection!Join me at daybreak just outside Jerusalem.It is Resurrection morning and we watch the … Continue reading WHO MOVED THE STONE FROM CHRIST’S TOMB?
The key to this entire account is the unfolding sight that these two witnesses capture for us. They did not immediately get it. The immensity of what had happened dawned upon them in stages as their minds processed what their eyes were seeing. First off, there are three distinct Greek words used in these verses … Continue reading WHAT DID JOHN SEE IN JESUS’ TOMB–THAT MADE HIM FIRST TO BELIEVE?
Think about the impact that Christ's stepping out of that tomb had on the “inner circle”. If there were 500 plus witnesses as Paul speaks of in 1st Corinthians 15, then there were 16 that were those closest to Jesus. Think of what happened to ALL of them. What changed that whole group of 16 … Continue reading Why Met His Disciples for 40 days after Resurrection
A Pakistani court has sentenced a Christian man to death for sending “blasphemous” text messages to Muslim clerics, according to a report. The Lahore High Court in Punjab province has revised the 2013 sentencing of the Christian man, Sajjad Masih, from life in prison to death, according to UCA News. Masih, a Seventh-day Adventist, was … Continue reading Court Sentences Christian man to Death for “blasphemous” text messages to Muslim clerics
At least four Christian men recently suffered serious injuries after they were stabbed, forced to eat pages of the Bible, and had “crosses” etched into their skin by eight hooded men, according to a persecution watchdog organization. The attack by men suspected to be criminals from a drug gang took place at Restoration House in … Continue reading PERSECUTION: Four Christians Force to Eat Bible, had “crosses” Etched into Their Skin
The Bible describes heaven as God’s dwelling place, the sky and stars above, and the abode of eternal bliss. This beautiful description of heaven is exciting. We want to know more! However, when we search the Scriptures we often leave with more questions than answers. Do you have questions about heaven? I pray you find … Continue reading DID YOU KNOW: Some Facts About Heaven?
Is this what you really want for yourself? There's no fun in doing all this There's no pleasure attached to this There's no happiness that comes after doing this. All you get is restless mind Bad taught Bad initiatives Bad motivation Bad character exhibition. Why not let's put an end to this Say no to … Continue reading DRUG ADDICTION CAN FRY YOUR BRAIN
According to a new report by Nigeria’s International Society for Civil Liberties & the Rule of Law, thousands of Christians are being martyred for their faith while the country’s government are stating other reasons for their deaths. The report, which was published on Wednesday, found that 2,000 Nigerian Christians were hacked to death throughout 2020 … Continue reading Report Says 34,400 Christians Were Hacked to Death in Nigeria since 2009
A Christian pastor was shot and killed in Indonesia during a series of deadly military shootings amid tensions between security forces and separatist groups. CNN reports the pastor, Yeremia Zanambani, is known for translating the Bible into Papua's Moni dialect. The Indonesian government said in a statement they are investigating, contending that he was shot … Continue reading Bible Translator killed in Indonesia
Gospel legend Bishop Rance Allen, a Gospel Music Hall of Fame inductee perhaps best known for his gospel hit “Something About the Name Jesus,” has died at the age of 71. The formal announcement of his death came in a statement from Bishop Robert G. Rudolph Jr., adjutant general of the Church of God in … Continue reading Gospel Music Hall of Fame Inductee, Bishop Rance Allen Dies at 71
Read to grow closer to Jesus. For I am convinced that neither death nor life, neither angels nor demons . . . nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from the love of God that is in Christ Jesus our Lord. Romans 8:38–39 The biggest lie that we believe is … Continue reading QUESTION OF THE DAY: Did Jesus Die For You?
Charlotte Holmes is on a mission to tell everyone she knows about what she experienced the day she died and went to Heaven. It was an experience that changed her life forever. Last September, she was admitted to Cox South Hospital in Springfield, Missouri after going in for a routine checkup with her cardiologist. While … Continue reading Missouri Woman Dies, Goes to Heaven, and Comes Back with Mission to ‘Bring Home as Many as We Can’
Asif Pervaiz was sentenced to death on Weak Blasphemy Charges. Asif Pervaiz, a garment factory worker, had been accused by his supervisor of sending defamatory comments about the Muslim Prophet Muhammad to him via text message. Making insulting remarks about the prophet carries a mandatory death penalty in Pakistan. Asif Pervaiz, 37, has been in … Continue reading Pakistani Court sentences 37-Year- Old man to Death over Blasphemy
Christian Headlines The late actor Chadwick Boseman captivated audiences with his roles in films such as Black Panther, 42 and Marshall, but he never forgot the Christian faith that grounded his career. Boseman, who died Aug. 28 of colon cancer at the age of 43, grew up in a Christian home and was baptized at … Continue reading Chadwick Boseman’s Bible Quote Shows he was a Christian, Told Students ‘God Predestined’ Their Future
Mike Bamiloye 2 Kings 20:1-6 NKJV  In those days Hezekiah was sick and near death. And Isaiah the prophet, the son of Amoz, went to him and said to him, "Thus says the LORD: 'Set your house in order, for you shall die, and not live.'" <!-- -->  Then he turned his face … Continue reading “YOU DO NOT HAVE TO DIE”
Militants aligned with the Islamic State in Nigeria have executed five aid workers, declaring in a video posted online that the killings were meant as a warning to “all those being used by infidels to convert Muslims to Christianity.” A video surfaced last Wednesday showing the men kneeling while blindfolded and then shot from behind … Continue reading Christian Aid workers killed by ISWAP in Nigeria, Send Warning to Christians Missionaries
A young woman in the Khunti district of Jharkhand has become the fifth victim in a string of Christians killed in India because of their faith. The woman, 25-year-old Suman Munda, was found dead on July 19 in a deserted place near her home, according to Vatican News. Just one month earlier, on June 24, … Continue reading Five Christians Killed as persecution rise all over India,”