Lesson 1: Thy Kingdom Come

Some important people asked Jesus when the kingdom of God will come and He said, “The kingdom of God cometh not with observation: Neither shall they say, Lo here! or, lo there! for, behold, the kingdom of God is within you.” (Luke 17:20-21). That is, this kingdom is not an external kingdom, or to put […]

Introduction: The Gospel of the Kingdom

“And this gospel of the kingdom shall be preached in all the world for a witness unto all nations; and then shall the end come.” Matthew 24:14 KJV Let us first of all establish the backdrop to this statement. The disciples were calling Jesus’ attention to the temple buildings, like they wanted to show Him […]

Avoiding the Trap of Mancentredness

If all the reasons for division among Christians can be summarized into one thing, I think it will be this: moving away from a God-centred position to a man-centred position. In fact, if there could be a neat categorization of Christians into two groups, it will probably be: Those who are moving closer to a […]

Reminders for the New Year

Welcome to 2018.  While we rejoice for entering into a New Year, with all the blessings and promises that accompanies it, it will not be out of place to seek the mind of God for this year, and to ascertain the things to keep before our eyes as we take our journeys. Before I list […]

The Mystery of Iniquity

This mystery is already at work and it manifests in different ways. Remember that because it is a mystery, it cannot be immediately recognized. That means it is not easily seen or noticed. Its “interwovenness” with the common things of life makes it all the more elusive (difficult to pin down). A mind that is […]

Last Days Priorities

When the LORD Jesus opened His mouth to speak about the last days, the very first words that He spoke was about the destruction (or disintegration) of that which man builds and a warning to avoid the prevailing deception that will mark the end of the age. (Matthew 24:1-5, Mark 13:1-6, Luke 21:5-8). Whenever we […]