If you don't fight the devil and his demons, they will fight you and if you fight them they will also fight back as well; so the best thing to do is keep fighting and you don't have to give up until you win through the word of God.
It's is very important to start your day on a good note and also end it the same way. This can be achieved by being prayerful in the morning and at night before going to bed. Some people just come home, rest, eat and go to bed this is the normal routine but don't forget to include prayers in all of your routines.
According to the timetable of God, the church will be taken away by Christ in a mysterious event known as "the Rapture" (1 Thessalonians 4:13-18). The saints will meet God in the air, while the sinners will remain on earth for the seven years of great tribulation.
As a Christian, there are many things we need to deal with as we run out Christian race. The race to heaven is a personal one and we need to strong enough to deal with certain spiritual forces that could hinder us. Here are 4 spiritual forces that every Christian must deal with:
Prayer is an unquestionably arduous effort. It is a part of our daily obligations. Prayer is a battle of faith that can take the form of an action or an attitude. It's a weapon for engaging in spiritual combat. You must connect your spirit to some prayer locations when taking them.
We have several reasons to be worried. Problems of life come to every one of us in various forms. One may experience trouble, affliction, and stress around him from unexpected quarters. But remember what the Bible says in 1 Thessalonians 5:16-22 (ESV, 2016), “Rejoice always, pray without ceasing, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.
Prayer is one of the fastest means of communicating with God (we can also communicate to God through singing, worship and thanks giving), as the scripture in 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 instructs us to pray without ceasing. The power of sleeping and waking, is in the hands of God, as not everyone who slept a day before are alive to today.
For a very long time, whenever the subject about the transformation of saints in Christ and the redemption of the soul of the believer in Christ are being explained and discussed, they are often termed as Rapture, and some Bible passages are often used to support this claim.
The statement, ‘pray without ceasing’, in 1 Thessalonians 5:17 is not a piece of advice or suggestion, but an important commandment from God, as prayers have the power to unlock doors and closed destinies. What is Prayer? Prayer is a form of communicating with God.
A wife's prayer for her husband has the potential to be quite powerful. Do you pray for your husband daily? It's something I strive to do, but I'm terrible at it. It's difficult to develop a prayer habit, especially in today's world of distractions and to-do lists.
In order to enjoy God's prosperity power, the Bible advises us to work and avoid laziness. As believers, as much as we want to work for God, we should also engage ourselves in either a job or a handiwork. Because if God wants to bless you, He will bless our work.
According to Kumuyi: "The Great Tribulation will occur after the Rapture and it will be a period of terrible suffering on earth.During this time,the Anti Christ will take possession of this world for a reign of terror.He will not be a system or organization but a person-a supernatural, diabolical being in the form of a man who will blaspheme and proclaim himself to be God".
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.
Prayer is a solemn request for help or expression of thanks addressed to God. Are you finding difficult to pray? or are you unsure if it is necessary to pray always? Here are some reasons to pray always 1. 1 Thessalonians 5:17 "Pray without ceasing"
2 Timothy 2:21 Therefore, if anyone cleanses himself from what is dishonorable, he will be a vessel for honorable use, set apart as holy, useful to the master of the house, ready for every good work. 1 Thessalonians 5:23 Now may the God of peace himself sanctify you completely, and may your whole spirit and soul and body be kept blameless at the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ.
Hebrews 11:6 And without faith it is impossible to please him, for whoever would draw near to God must believe that he exists and that he rewards those who seek him. Galatians 1:10 For am I now seeking the approval of man, or of God? Or am I trying to please man?
Photo credit: Pinterest images Colossians 3:17 And whatever you do, in word or deed, do everything in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through him. 1 Thessalonians 5:18 Give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.
Every believer is aware that the end of this world shall one day come, but not all believers know the true sign of the end nor the time it will come. This is not supposed to be so. Everything we need to know about the end is well documented in scripture .
It is the mandate of a true believer to always cry to God in fervent prayers. Bible verse to read : 2 Thessalonians 5 verse 17 God truly knows we need his protection and guidance in our lives but he wouldn't do much if we don't ask him for the protection
By the sweat of your face, shall you eat (gen 3:19). This is one of the greatest mistakes people make. They think that invocation alone will give them all they want from the lord, that is a fallacy. A Zambian proverb says, God gives every bird its food but does not throw it into its nest.