From our Devotional
These supernatural abilities are not intended for self projection and aggrandizement, but for God’s glory, for effectiveness and fruitfulness in God’s service, and for the edification of the Church, God’s people.
The Scripture highlights nine major gifts or manifestations of the Holy Spirit in 1 Cor. 12:4-10. However, for the purpose of this study we shall group the nine spiritual gifts into three distinct divisions based on their unique nature, affinity, manifestation and function. First, the Gifts of Revelation: the Word of Knowledge, the Word of Wisdom, and the Discerning of Spirits…read more
From our Blog
Jesus Christ was the first man on earth after the fall of Adam who completely, consistently, and constantly walked in all the purposes for which God created man. This is why Jesus Christ is our perfect model or example in everything.
It is absolutely impossible for any natural man without God’s nature, life and Spirit to fully comprehend and fulfil God’s purposes, for “the natural man does not receive the things of the Spirit of God, for they are foolishness to him; nor can he know them, because they are spiritually discerned.” (1 Cor. 2:14 NKJV). It is only the new man or creation in Christ who can fully discover, understand and accomplish all of God’s purposes for creating mankind in His image…read more
From our Bible Study
Paul went further to expose and correct the foolishness of the Galatians in seeking to earn their inheritance or blessing in Christ through allegiance or obedience to the law by presenting clearly to them the following vital truths.
First, the Promise of Salvation for all mankind through the Seed of Abraham God made to Abraham was not to the Jews but to Christ as the Seed of Abraham. Therefore, those who belong to Christ by putting faith in Him are the heirs of God’s spiritual promises to Abraham. The Gentiles don’t need to become like the Jews to inherit the blessings of Abraham. They only need to become God’s children through faith in Christ…read more