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How to win the battle against sinful desires as a Christian

How to win the battle against sinful desires as a Christian

What are sinful desires? Bing defines desires as a strong feeling of wanting to have something or wishing for something to happen. Read how it says it is a ‘strong feeling’. An impulsive feeling of want,what is not ours- sinful behavior. Men and women struggle with several types of desires. You and I may be struggling with two different kind of sin. But what God sees as sin is sin in every sense of the word. In the book of James 4:2 (kjv)we read Ye lust, and have not: ye kill, and desire to have, and cannot obtain: ye fight

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How to trust Jesus during the 7 difficult seasons of life

How to trust Jesus during the 7 difficult seasons of life

’Tis so sweet to trust in Jesus, Just to take Him at His Word; Just to rest upon His promise, And to know, “Thus saith the Lord!” Jesus, Jesus, how I trust Him! How I’ve proved Him o’er and o’er; Jesus, Jesus, precious Jesus! Oh, for grace to trust Him more! I’m so glad I learned to trust Thee, Precious Jesus, Savior, Friend; And I know that Thou art with me, Wilt be with me to the end.” As I sang this hymn, I asked myself this question, “do you trust this Jesus, and take Him at His Word?”, “Has

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4 Biblical ways to hear the Voice of GOD today.

  In the quietness of the night, I have often heard the still voice of God whispering my name. Sometimes He will point me to a Scripture to rebuke me of my unconfessed sins or comfort me about a hurtful incident. I prefer to do the talking most times, but the Lord wants me to hush so that I can be obedient to His command. I listen carefully to what God the LORD is saying, for he speaks peace to his faithful people. Psalm 85:8,NLT Young Samuel recognized the voice of God calling unto Him in the middle of the

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How to raise GODLY WARRIORS in this ungodly world

How to raise GODLY WARRIORS in this ungodly world

Introducing the warrior : Jochebed had given birth to a healthy baby boy, but the King sent out a new rule that all the Hebrew baby boys must be killed. So, the young mother decided to make a waterproof basket, and place her baby in there to afloat in the river instead of killing him. The princess was bathing in that river, and hears a baby’s cry. She names him MOSES and adopts him. Miriam, the brave sister of Moses was watching all of this from afar, and asks the princess if she needed a Hebrew nurse. Moses’ own mother

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HOW TO BREAK FREE FROM GENERATIONAL PATTERNS and STRONGHOLDS

HOW TO BREAK FREE FROM GENERATIONAL PATTERNS and STRONGHOLDS

“You are just like your dad/mom?” Have you heard those statements before? Today, I will be focusing on the generational patterns and strongholds that has been passed down to us and our children. It wasn’t until I became a wife and mom that I realized I am so much like my parents and relatives- some traits I didn’t like at all. The Bible says that “parents are not to be put to death for their children, nor children put to death for their parents; each will die for their own sin. Deut 24:16 What are generational Patterns and strongholds? Generational

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HOW TO BREAK DOWN THE STRONG WALLS OF YOUR LIFE

HOW TO BREAK DOWN THE STRONG WALLS OF YOUR LIFE

Joshua 6:2 Then the Lord said to Joshua, “See, I have delivered Jericho into your hands.”   The story of how the walls of Jericho fell is a very well-known story in the Bible. Please read Joshua 6. The Israelites have been walking in the scorching wilderness and comes face to face with the wall of Jericho. These walls were standing in between their journey to the promise land of Canaan. The walls of Jericho were no ordinary walls. It was impassable and heavily fortified to the point where it would take several strengths of men, weapons, and great planning

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How to be a Sister’s keeper with these 7 excellent qualities

How to be a Sister’s keeper with these 7 excellent qualities

A Sister’s Keeper or killer : One of the blessed roles God has given me is the role of a sister. Anyone who knows me personally knows that I am a protective sister, and I am very grateful to God for my siblings. For the year 2018, the verse I received from the Lord is that “the battle belongs to the Lord”. Each week as the Lord leads I will be writing about the different battles we may face on the earth, and how we must look to the Lord for victory.  And the LORD said unto Cain, where is

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Lost : 4 ways Jesus responds when you are found in HIM

Lost : 4 ways Jesus responds when you are found in HIM

Lost and Found : I cannot tell you how many times I have lost my phone this week. Every time I lose my things, I will try to recall my steps backwards. I will begin my search by looking inside my spice drawer, or medicine cabinet, the space between the sofa, or under my car seat. Sometimes I will find it right away or after a day or two. Imagine losing your child in a crowd. I was once lost for a few minutes in a crowded train station as a toddler. I haven’t forgotten that fear .   –Have

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How to be a SMART Goal Setter in the New Year

  Goal Setter : The year 2017 is soon coming to an end. Many of the goals we set out to complete were left incomplete. Things happened, and life got stuck many a times this year. God-willing, we will prayerfully enter 2018 with much blessed anticipation and well-planned goals. Imagine a life without setting any goals spiritually, emotionally, physically, or financially. We can completely loose track of how to even begin the year, or find ourselves lost in the middle of chaos. I, too have decided on jotting down important goals for the upcoming year and wanted to share some

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The special significance of these 4 unique name of Jesus

The special significance of these 4 unique name of Jesus

  What a Name : Our names become our recognition on this earth. Without a name, it is nearly impossible to have a conversation with anyone, or identify anything. Lights have lit up everywhere near my town. Trees are decorated , and every home looks so beautiful at night. We tend to remember the birth of Jesus only during Christmas, but it is important to remember that God took the form of man every single day. What is so special about this little baby born in Bethlehem? So many babies were born that day all over the world. 800 years ago,

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