There have been many sayings that both Christians and Muslims are one. This is because we are all called by the name of the same God. Although our mode of worship may differ, we are one in God. These are the reasons why some churches share some similarities in their mode of worship with that of Muslims.
Lesson All Christians Need To Learn From The Nigerian Singer '2Baba' After Reconciling With His Wife
The popular Nigerian hip-hop singer, 2Baba has proved to his fans that true love still exists. It has become one of the trending news going viral all over social media that the Nigerian singer, popular known as 2face has settled issues between his wife Annie Macaulay. His action has put everyone into a state of examination, especially Christians who claimed to be righteous and committed to the word of God.
Several questions have been raised among Christians about the issue of "Tithe and Offering". Many ask, is tithing still a requirement for Christians of this dispensation like those of the old testament? Or are we allowed by God to give willingly? What's the place of tithing in our worship?
Prayer mountains are popular among Christians in the Nigerian church, especially churches that have a strong culture of prayer. Ministries that place much premium on prayer mountains have scriptural precedence found in the prayer life of Jesus Christ. According to the scriptures, it was often recorded that Jesus went to pray on prayer mountains.
There are seven Spirits of God mention in the Bible that most Christians don't know about, and they are different manifestations of the same Holy Spirit given to Jesus Christ which was promised in (Isaiah) to help him fulfilled his purpose on earth. In the same way, the Lord promises to give the same to many that received Christ and also believe in his name.
According to the video making rounds online, the UK-Based Pastor and Church Historian, Roberts Liardon has revealed why the Church in America is not experiencing revival like the Church in Nigeria. The UK-Based Pastor said the reason why the Church in America and Europe are not experiencing revival like the Nigerian Church, is partly due to their lack of value for Church gatherings.
A Church is a place where Christians worship their Father in Heaven. It is a place where Saints gather to reverence the name of God for his awesomeness and his almightiness. There is actually a Church that holds the record as the World's smallest Church and the name of the church is Cross Island Chapel.
The only people who did not feel the effects of COVID-19 are those who died or weren't conceived before 2020. Every other creature on this planet got its share of the hard time occasioned by the pandemic. Since then, it has been restriction upon restrictions to help curtail the further spread of the virus.
Middle East: A Region Once Predominated By Christians But Now An 'Islamic World' Due To Islamization
Religion is the belief one chooses to adopt and this belief most times influences one's thought, action and even behavior. One region which was once predominated by Christians is the Middle East and this region consists of Bahrain, Cyprus, Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Turkey, The United Arab Emirates, Yemen.
The Bible is among the holy books in the world and it contains the commandments of God. However, there are a lot things that were corrected in the Bible by Jesus Christ when he came into the world. (Photo Credit: Infogram). Also, some of these things that Jesus corrected were practiced by many people during the time of King Solomon, David and other kings in the Bible.
James 4:7 “Submit yourselves, then, to God. Resist the devil, and he will flee from you.” Explanation and Commentary on James 4:7 As Christians we are largely unaware of at least two things: 1) Satan is constantly on the attack. Even though we know the truth of this from God’s Word (1 Pt 5:8), we mostly don’t realize it is happening.
Abyssinia is known as the "Haven of the First Migration" of Muslims. Abyssinia, or Habsha, is a city dominated by Christians in present-day Ethiopia. Abyssinia was a land where its king, Negus (Najashi) was renowed for justice and in whose land human rights were cherished.
Prayer from the spiritual standpoint means pulling God down to men and pulling men up to God. Prayer is capable of repelling all demonic forces from men. Through prayers, the presence of God can come to a place as serves as protection there. Where the presence of God is protection is a guarantee.
As a Christian, do not think that the devil will ever give up on you. As long as you live in this world, there are so many forces which the devil will used to fight against you in order to make you fall. But if you overcome and endure to the end, victory shall be yours.
There are 3 reasons why David in the bible was called the man after God’s own heart. Not that he was perfect, but he got that status probably because of these 3 reasons. And so, I encourage all Christians to use this article as a guideline to pleasing God.
In the Book of Mark Chapter 16:17, just before Jesus ascended to heaven, He told His disciples they shall speak in new tongues. We saw this happen on the Day of Pentecost, when the Holy Ghost came upon the disciples and they began to speak in languages they'd never spoken before.
A lot of Christians complain that their prayers are not quickly answered,and most times they feel that their prayers are not heard by God. The bible say that God's ear is not too short to hear us, neither is his hands too short to save us,but our sins demarcates us from God.
The answer to this question, "who should we pray to" should be straightforward after a study of the Bible. Yet a lot of Christians are still not certain who they should address their prayers to. While many pray to the Father, others pray to Jesus in the name of Jesus.
One of the Bible verses that is most popularly misinterpreted is Matthew chapter 24 verse 40. (Matthew 24:40 NIV) "Two men will be in the field; one will be taken and the other left." Many Christians believe that the person that is considered as "taken" in that verse, is the one that is raptured or taken to heaven while the person that is considered as "left" in the verse is the person that will be on earth to suffer tribulation.
There are many blessings which follows giving. Christ urged the Christians to give during his teachings in the book of Matthew when he said: "Give and it shall be given unto you; good measure, pressed down and shaken together shall men give unto your bosom".