• Faithfulness In Husbandry And Fatherhood
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    Faithfulness In Husbandry And Fatherhood

    The wedding day; the birthday; they go by so fast. Little could I grasp the magnitude of the vocation that I entered into on those days. God was calling to me on those days to embrace greater selflessness, greater responsibility, and greater obedience. Overall, a faithfulness in husbandry and fatherhood. When I vowed “I do” to my wife or when I held my newly born daughter for the first time in my hands, I embarked on a labor of love that would not end until my last breath. I’ve been in it for three years. I got married to my lovely wife, Eunice, in 2015, and our daughter, Rosemary, was…

  • Righteous in Christ
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    Righteous in Christ – My Spiritual Breakthrough

    I am righteous in Christ. This is a truth I do not hesitate to affirm. I stand in a lineage of Christians who believed the same, even to the point of death. But did I really know what that statement meant experientially? Did I interpret my life according to this affirmation? The Lord has in recent weeks challenged me with these questions and graciously provided the correct answer from his word. Let me explain: My Past Problem I’ve always had great difficulty grasping God’s grace. I knew that God made me righteous through his unearned love, but I always felt in some way in my heart that his love for…

  • Relationship Advice from Colossians 3:18-25
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    Relationship Advice from Colossians 3:18-25

    Let’s draw some relationship advice from Colossians 3:18-25. Human relationships are some of the most difficult aspects of daily life we face. No matter who you are, you are connected to a vast web of people, such as parents, spouses, in-laws, children, employers, friends, and relatives that you interact with regularly. Moreover, no matter who you are, you are also marred by the effects of the fall, and these effects are inevitably revealed in your interactions with other people.  This passage draws three key truths that you need to know, in order to build godly relationships with the people around you. I learned these truths through a wonderful sermon my pastor,…

  • Tips for Family Worship
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    Tips For Family Worship

    “I am implementing this STAT” is one of the responses I’ve gotten since posting last week’s article on family worship. Since that time, I’ve been so thrilled that my article made such an impact, even in the life of one person, that I had to write this follow-up list of tips for family worship. I wholeheartedly desire that you start leading, or asking your husband to lead, this family spiritual discipline. You won’t regret it and your future children will thank you. So here are some crucial tips you need to know to establish this practice in your family life and teach your family the Bible. Start simple. Start with…

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    Family Worship

    I want to introduce you to a practice that has changed my life and my family’s life. This spiritual discipline has changed our lives because it has helped us read more Bible, thereby understanding and living out more Bible. It has also helped us to love God and people more. It’s called family worship (or family devotions); let me tell you about more about it. What is Family Worship? The idea of family worship was first introduced to me by Joel Beeke’s sermons on the subject. It is a family spiritual discipline where God is worshiped daily in the home setting through song, Bible reading, and prayer. Why I do…