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The Presentation of Jesus at the Temple: A Revelation of His Mission

With exceptions of years like this, when it falls on a Sunday, and is shifted to the next day, every February 2, (which is the 40th day from December 25, when the birth of Jesus is marked) is, in the Church’s Calendar, a commemoration of the Presentation of Jesus in the Temple. This is...

The Sabbath Of God – Princewill Ireoba

Sabbath simply means rest. When God finished his work of creation, he rested and subsequently instituted it as a pattern for mankind and animals (20:8-11; Deut. 5:12-15). Sabbath is a divine ordinance and as such, should be observed. In effort to ensure the Sabbath observance, the legalistic Pharisees set up strict laws regarding the...

Epiphany II: Jesus Is The Answer – Princewill Ireoba

Someone was told that Jesus is the answer and he replied: “What is the question?” The question is man’s predicament, which source is sin or transgression of God’s Law – doing what God says should not be done or failing to do what God says should be done. Disobedience to God, lawlessness, ungodliness and...

The Baptism Of Christ: Aligning With The Purpose Of God By Princewill Ireoba

The baptism of Jesus, which is a principal (in fact, the key, in the Eastern Church, the key) event of Epiphany, is commemorated in the western tradition on the Sunday following the Epiphany Day (6th January). Ordinarily, in view of the reason for John’s baptism (a sign of repentance –Mat. 3:6-10; Mk 1:4-5; Lk 3:3-14),...

Advent: The Power Of Godly Unity – By Emmanuel A.S. Egbunu

 “How good and pleasant it is when God’s people live together in unity!...It is like precious oil poured on the head,...For there the Lord bestows his blessing, even life forevermore.” Psalm 133 (NIV) There can be no revival without godly unity. Such unity makes God’s people value each other and see each other’s worth as...

The God Of Our Help: The Source Of Your Help Matters A Lot By Archbishop Henry Ndukuba

He is the Sovereign LORD: As the Sovereign Lord, He is God over all, and has His plan and purpose for every situation. God has the power to work out His own purposes in our lives no matter the condition whether good or bad. The God with Whom we are dealing is “the...

ADVENT: Preparing The Way Of The Lord In Worship By Most Rev Emmanuel Egbunu

The clarion call of Advent is to prepare the way of the Lord. This comes from Isaiah 40:3: “In the wilderness prepare the way of the Lord; make straight in the desert a highway for our God.” This came to be adopted as the ministry focus of John the Baptist (see Mal. 3:1; Matt....

God Is Able To Deliver Those Who Trust In Him: Meditation For The Twelfth Sunday After Trinity

The Psalmist says it quite well: "Some trust in chariots and some in horses, but we trust in the name of the Lord our God." In the troubles and tribulations of this world, there is always the temptation to trust in other things than God. But, God is able to deliver those who trust...

A Message From Bishop Felix Orji- El Paso Shooting: We Must Combat Hate Speech And Racism In The Church And The Society Part 1

BY FELIX ORJI “A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another: just as I have loved you, you also are to love one another. By this all people will know that you are my disciples, if you have love for one another."-John 13:34-35 The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with...

Clean heart frees: Meditation for the sixth Sunday after trinity

In view of the petition of the day’s Prayer (Collect) that the “most excellent gift of love, the true bond of peace and of all virtues”, be poured into our hearts, we are meditating on the topic: “Clean Heart Frees.” “A clean heart is a free heart. A free heart can love Christ with an...

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