Image credit: Believersportal Beginning from Enoch and Elijah that never tasted death, down to Jesus Christ, Christian history has been intertwined with several mystical events of people cheating death. However, this supernatural act of dead people coming back to life seems not to be limited to Biblical times as there are several post-Biblical accounts of dead people who came back to life.
(Enoch walked with God, and God took him through several visions and journeys into the mysterious spirituality of the universe and beyond,) The word Apocrypha is Greek, which means, "hidden". Several books were removed from the erstwhile collections of the Bible.
The Bible was written by several men of God that were inspired through the Holy Spirit. The Bible has survived, centuries-long. The books of the Bible we know today were translated from the archaeological discovered dead sea scrolls. Most of the dead sea scrolls were written in the Aramaic and old Hebrews.
Death is something which every living thing must experience. The fact that you slept and woke up successfully is truly an evidence of God's grace upon your life. There are millions of people who went to bed like you and failed to wake up the next morning.
Friendship in ministry cuts across regions, as longs as the parties involved, have similar beliefs and ministerial standards. It is on this account that a pastor from the western region identifies and shares a covenant of friendship with a pastor from the east. For instance, in the western region of Nigeria, one of the most notable and respected ministers of God is Enoch Adeboye - The General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG).
There is need for every Christian to work and walk with the Holy Spirit, in their spiritual journey to the kingdom of God. The book of Genesis tells us that, Enoch worked with God, and he was not, for God took him to heaven. Mind you, before two people can walk or work together, they must have agreed, " Can two walk together except they agreed.
There is one thing about Enoch that most Christians don't know about, and while it is known that he walked with God and was translated because God took him away so that he won't see death, one notable thing stand out in his life which I want to share with you and I believe that it will not only be of help but will also grant you the opportunity to know one of the things matters to God, so I want you to read this article carefully as I go into it in details.
Enoch, the 7th generation from Adam is reputed as a man, so holy to the extent that, God took him away, without seeing death. He did not die the natural death that every man, right from Adam(except Elijah), experienced, after this world.
The Redeemed Christian Church Of God Mission (RCCG) is a Pentecostal gospel mission which is known for its constant yearly programs including soul winning and church planting. The General Overseer of the mission is Pastor Enoch A. Adeboye who is generally known as Daddy G.O. He is a man of God whom God has used to wrought many miracles in the lives of so many people all over the world.
The Senior Pastor of Abel Damina Ministry, Abel Damina in a video shared on YouTube has thrown more light on what believers should believe by saying that 'faith in the death of Christ is wrong'. As you all know, pastor Abel Damina always try to establish a fact before he can state his opinion or before he passes his message.
Musician turned blogger and all-round entertainer Tunde Olaoluwa Adekunle who is popularly known as Tunde Ednut has reacted to the video of Shatta Bundle. Shatta Bundle is a popular Ghanaian big boy who flaunts his wealth on social media whenever he has the chance. In the video, Shatta Bundle said that he was chilling together with his billionaire friends in Dubai.
It is axiomatic that man is nothing without God. And it is only the grace of God that will enable you to achieve greatness in life. Grace synthesizes greatness, it activates unexpected favour and makes you outstanding in your endeavours and life pursuit. Greatness comes by grace, and it is only God who gives grace.
Prayers, according to the Bible, is the way in which we communicate with God. For a very long time, man has learned the habit of praying to God, as far as the times of Enoch. But, it is not all prayers that get answers.
There is one thing Enoch did before he was translated that Christians ought to know about, and since he is the seventh from Adam, he walked with God, lived righteously, and also had this testimony that he pleased God, and he did something before he was taken away that not only gave hope for those who believe in God but also assured them of eternal redemption.
Heaven is a place that is prepared for a particular group of people. They are people who live righteously and holy while on earth and those who obtained mercy from God. It is not a place for the majority but it is a place you should not miss.
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Prophets and priests are men specially selected and ordained by God for His services. The origin of the prophetic office, in a proper and recognized format, could be traced to the times of Moses when he brought out the Israelites from Egypt. Although, men like Noah, Enoch, even up to father Abraham were reputed as prophets of the highest God.
There is a popular saying that reads, 'Beside every great/successful man, there stands a woman". It is also true for those who are into ministry, as every minister of God cannot make progress in ministry when he is unsettled. One of the great ministers of God in the Nigerian church is Enoch Adejare Adeboye - the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG).
God is a God of love and mercy, but despite the fact that HIS infinite mercy is abundant, we also have some duties to carryout in order to activate the power of HIS love in our life. As a Christian you have great work to do to activate the power of God's love in your life.
1 Thessalonians 4 vs 7 Then we who are alive and remain will be caught up together with them in the clouds to meet the Lord in the air, and so we shall always be with the Lord. Just as Jesus came to the earth the first time, so will he return at the end of the great tribulation to establish his kingdom on Earth.
There are many Christians who are scared of death, and because of that, they have done things that they're not supposed to do just to keep them alive. We should understand that God created us and he has great plans for us. Death will only come when we fulfill our purpose in life.