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
There is no true satisfaction without Christ and satisfaction is what the world is looking for. Apostle Femi Lazarus Jesus loves you, accept him today - Tomorrow may be too late.
“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
“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 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.”
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?
“And thou shalt smite the house of Ahab thy master, that I may avenge the blood of my servants the prophets, and the blood of all the servants of the LORD, at the hand of Jezebel.” (2 Kings 9: 7) In our Focal Scripture, the son of the prophet announced to Jehu God’s reason for … Continue reading DIVINE JUDGEMENT
And thou shalt smite the house of Ahab thy master, that I may avenge the blood of my servants the prophets, and the blood of all the servants of the LORD, at the hand of Jezebel.” (2 Kings 9: 7) It is instructive to observe that immediately after Jehu was anointed as king, the trainee … Continue reading EYES ON PURPOSE
Exodus 33:1-3, KJV And the Lord said unto Moses, Depart, and go up hence, thou and the people which thou hast brought up out of the land of Egypt, unto the land which I sware unto Abraham, to Isaac, and to Jacob, saying, Unto thy seed will I give it:  And I will send an … Continue reading “I PREFER YOUR PRESENCE.”
Who was the most contented person who ever lived? To answer that we must first define what we mean by contentment.Contentment is to be peaceful, thankful, and happy with what you have in life, where you are in life, and where you are headed in life: no matter how bad or good it is. Jesus … Continue reading Who was the most contented person who ever lived
2 Kings 4:18-21 NKJV And the child grew. Now it happened one day that he went out to his father, to the reapers.  And he said to his father, "My head, my head!" So he said to a servant, "Carry him to his mother."  When he had taken him and brought him to … Continue reading AN ALTAR OF HIS PRESENCE