For our sake, Jesus was crucified, he was the sacrificial lamb who was sent to die in our place because of our sins. A lot happened while Jesus was dying. There was darkness after the temple curtain tore in two. This was all He needed to prove how powerful He was.
The General Overseer,Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor E.A.Adeboye,stated that no one is too young to know that life is a battle field.He further used the story of King Herod wanting to eliminate baby Jesus inorder to secure his throne as a case study.
Pastor Abel Damina in teaching today said John the Baptist of Jesus Christ died as a result of his mistakes, he made it known that John the Baptist was sent to reveal who Jesus Christ was and not to show off himself. He said John the Baptist was gainfully involved in talking down of Government and he was interfering with the politics that was going on in his days.
Although most people might not believe when you tell them that Jesus visited an African country during his time on earth, it is true because it is recorded in the Bible and other historical books.Most people find it hard to believe because Africa was not mentioned in the Bible.
.We all know that Jesus Christ was a Jew.He was born in Bethlehem of Judea.He lived and ministered to the Jews.His disciples were all Jews.But he physically visited one African Country.We want to see this country and why he made that important visit.
Have you ever walked in a Christian fellowship for only women? Perhaps some form of beauty patent with women dressed decently? If you have, then you probably understand the matrimonial life of King of Herod the Great. Recall the story of King Herod began to make an appearance in the New Testament after the three Magi came to him to inform him of the birth of a new King, one that has come to threaten his position as King of the Jews.
In every dispensation, in every timeline and in every era, God has always had special anointed servants, to carry out his will and cause impact in that era. In the time of pharaoh in the bible, God raised Moses, in the time of Saul he raised David, in the time of Ahab he raised Elijah, and in the time of Nebuchadnezzar he raised Daniel.
"Picture used for illustrative purpose" Every first born is born to Lead, and to be Prosperous in every good thing they do because he/she is the first star to come out from her mother's womb. On the contrary there are spiritual enemies that will oposse these blessings that is why you must be vigilant and Pray at all time.
It is worthy of note that the Herodians in Judea were one of the heartache of the Israelites. The feud and dislike for them became very obvious in the Gospel accounts about Jesus. From the imprisonment and beheading of John the Baptist, the forerunner of Jesus Christ, to the massacre of the innocent infants in the name of opposing a new rival king of the Jews, born in Bethlehem.
Everytime you need the help of heaven urgently, do these four things and you'll be surprise at how things will change.As you learn these mysteries, pls use them, don't be too big to use them, be child-like.(1).The first thing to do when you're in need of strange intervention is engaging in the mystery of Prayer.
"Picture used for illustrative purpose" As we know God is light and as children of light we should always shine and prosper in every good thing we do. Unfortunately many are shining because of attacks of the wicked ones that is why I wrote this article so we can join hands and Pray against them.
Almighty Father, in You I put my trust, please let me never be put to shame in Jesus' Name. Incline Your ears unto me, save me, deliver me and cause me to escape from the oppression of men in Your righteousness in Jesus' Name, Amen.
King Herod The great of the Jewish people ruled over Judea which can arguably be called modern day Israel, From 72 BCE until approximately 1 BCE.When looking at the historical descriptions in the New Testament, one will see how he played such a role in the coming together of the entire story.
Governor Udom Emmanuel of Akwa Ibom State, has vowed not to follow the bidding of men in the emergence of his successor to avoid the mistakes of Biblical Kings, Saul and Herod. Governor Emmanuel made this known during a special Thanksgiving Service to mark the retirement of the Chief Judge of the State, Justice Godwin Abraham, held yesterday at the Redeem Christians Church of God, Dominion Mega Parish, Ibesikpo Asutan Local Government Area.
Mercy Aigbe's Son, "Olajuwon" Clocks 11 Today, Read What His Mother And Other Celebrities Said To Him
Nollywood Actress Mercy Aigbe Celebrates her only son Olajuwon's birthday today and the mother of two is excited as she has taken to the social media to post pictures of him for everyone to celebrate with her. The book of MATTHEW 14:6 (KJV) Says; But when Herod's birthday was kept, the daughter of Herodias danced before them, and pleased Herod...
"Picture used for illustrative purpose" Evil request is an evil desire against your life. The case of John the Baptist in the scripture is a good example; instead the daughter of herodias to request haIf of the kingdom, she ask king Herod the head of John the Baptist.
So when he had arrested him, he put him in prison, and delivered him to four squads of soldiers to keep him, intending to bring him before the people after Passover.And when Herod was about to bring him out, that night Peter was sleeping, bound with two chains between two soldiers; and the guards before the door were keeping the prison.
The concept of Predestination have remained a controversial concept in the Christian religion.While many Christians believe that predestination is true others reject it.I want to present scriptural expositions that support this concept.What is predestination?Predestination is a theory or school of thought that believe that there is a Devine plan for mankind and for our liives which must be fulfilled in our lives.
Welcome to today's devotional with He that creates everything out of nothing.Act 12:1-17 " Today's scripture in Vs 5, it says: "Peter therefore was kept in prison, but prayer was made without ceasing of the church unto God for him" After Herod killed James, he arrested Peter with a plan to kill him.
According to the Bible, faith is the substance of things hoped for and the evidence of things not seen. When you have a strong faith in something, nobody can change your mind about that thing. Many people will go extra mile to please their spouse because their faith is diluted.