Category Archives: Bible Study

SALVATION

Question: “Will there be a second chance for salvation after death?” Answer: While the idea of a second chance for salvation is appealing, the Bible is clear that death is the end of all chances. Hebrews 9:27 tells us that we die, and then face judgment. So, as long as a person is alive, he has a second, third, fourth, fifth, etc. chance to accept Christ and be saved (John 3:16; Romans 10:9-10; Acts 16:31). Once a person dies, there are no more chances. The idea of purgatory, a place where people go after death to pay for their sins, has no biblical basis, but is rather a tradition of the Roman Catholic Church. To

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THE CONCEPT AND DOCTRINE OF THE HOLY SPIRIT

One of the greatest needs in the church and in the Christian life today is the power of the Holy Spirit. Man in his natural ability is not able to serve God acceptably, and even if the Spirit has renewed God, through salvation, this in itself does not assure him spiritual power in his life. The true biblical teaching regarding the Holy Spirit is often ignored, misunderstood, and abused. Therefore, it is extremely important to study carefully the God’s word to see what it says about the Holy Spirit. “The doctrine of the Holy Spirit is called pneumatology coming from the Greek words “pneuma” meaning spirit and “logos” meaning word”[1]. The Holy Spirit is one of the doctrines in the biblical teaching concerning the person and work of the Holy Spirit. The Holy Spirit is a Divine being, His

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MY EXPERIENCES AS A PASTOR

First of all, l feel my pastoral experience has been very demanding ever since l came into ministry January 2000 and have been the leader of Christian Gold House Chapel UK. I have also gained a lot of ministerial experience in Ghana.

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Hope in Humility

UNDERSTANDING CHRISTIANITY

Jesus was not the founder of Christianity as we know it today. Most of the New Testament doesn’t even concern the historical Jesus while the main influence is the Apostle Paul and through the church he founded at Ephesus a Greek convert named John. Paul never met Jesus in the flesh, he only claimed some spiritual visions and proceeded to Hellenize the teachings of Jesus (who preached a generic form of Judaism), until he created Pauline Christianity. Because there are no known writings from Jesus or His actual Apostles, most of what He really taught is remains controversial. Also see the disputed Gnostic Gospels.

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UNDERSTANDING PAUL

What does Paul mean when he uses the phrase the righteousness of God? Is he writing about God imputing his own righteousness to us as his people?

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Divine Encounters

WHICH PAUL IS PAUL

Which Paul Is Paul

 

The book of Acts 2, 9, 11 provides the historical record for understanding and knowing the Apostle Paul. The books written by Paul begin with greetings to the readers. The first thing Paul does in his letters is by identify himself. According to scholars, within the 27 books of the New Testament, 13 are written by Paul.

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Prophetic Promises of #Abundance and #Prosperity!

HIS PRESENCE IS MORE SIGNIFICANT

“It is high and magnificent; the whole earth rejoices to see it!  Mount Zion, the holy mountain, is the city of the great King!”  (Psalm 48:2)
King David made Jerusalem the capital of Israel almost 3,000 years ago.  Ever since, the city has played a central role in Jewish life, even after the city was sacked and the Temple was destroyed in AD 70 by the Romans.
Jewish prayers underline this central role and the holiness of Jerusalem.  For instance, the Amidah, which is recited three times every weekday, is prayed facing Jerusalem.
These lines are part of the Amidah:

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One of the Prophetic Promises of 2016 - #Divineprotection

HOW TO UNDERSTAND THE BIBLE PROPHETS

Malachi (מַלְאָכִיMal’akhiy) meaning my messenger or my angel is one of the most mysterious Bible prophets.  Though a revered spokesperson of God, there are few details about him outside of Scripture.
He is the last of the Minor Prophets in the Tanakh (Jewish Bible), placed in that position because Judaism traditionally believes that prophecy ceased with him and will only be renewed in the Messianic age.

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RESURRECTION OF JESUS

Blessings to you on this day as we celebrate Yeshua’s (Jesus)

resurrection and victory over the power of sin and death on Passover!

The resurrection of Jesus is the Christian religious belief that, after being to death, Jesus rose again from the dead. it is the central tenet of Christian theology and past of the Nicene creed

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THE SIGNIFICANCE OF PASSOVER

“For I know that my redeemer liveth, and that He shall stand at the latter day upon the earth: And . . . in my flesh shall I see God.”  (Job 19:25–26)
On Monday night, we celebrated the Passover Seder recounting how the Angel of Death passed over the homes of the Israelites and all those in Egypt who applied the blood of the Passover lamb to their lintels and doorposts.
Two thousand years ago, 12 men celebrating the Passover Seder in Jerusalem were told by their rabbi and master, Yeshua (Jesus), that this would be their last Seder together. 

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