Monthly Archives: July 2019

ARE YOU CONTENT?

By Edwin Christiaan | July 18, 2019

The Bible says that,

“True godliness with contentment is itself great wealth.” 1. Timothy‬ ‭6:6‬ ‭NLT‬‬

In other words, 

“If we have enough food and clothing, let us be content.” 1. Timothy‬ ‭6:8‬ ‭NLT‬‬

The apostle Paul put it this way,

“I have learned how to be content with whatever I have. I know how to live on almost nothing or with everything. I have learned the secret of living in every situation, whether it is with a full stomach or empty, with plenty or little. For I can do everything through Christ, who gives me strength.” Philippians‬ ‭4:11-13‬ ‭NLT‬‬

We have to remember that, 

“We brought nothing with us when we came into the world, and we can’t take anything with us when we leave it.” ‬‬1. Timothy‬ ‭6:7‬ ‭NLT

See,

“People who long to be rich fall into temptation and are trapped by many foolish and harmful desires that plunge them into ruin and destruction. For the love of money is the root of all kinds of evil. And some people, craving money, have wandered from the true faith and [...]

PRAY FOR GOD’S WILL TO BE DONE

Edwin Christiaan | July 6, 2019

Jesus taught His disciples to pray to God the Father as follow,

“Your will be done on earth as it is in heaven.”Matthew‬ ‭6:10‬ ‭NKJV‬‬

Why?

Because Jesus Himself pleaded with God the Father in prayer when He was about to be crucified saying, 

“O My Father, if it is possible, let this cup pass from Me; nevertheless, not as I will, but as You will. ” Matthew‬ ‭26:39‬ ‭NKJV‬‬

GOD IS READY TO RESOLVE YOUR ISSUES

By Edwin Christiaan | July 3, 2019

Jesus said, 

“Come to me, all of you who are weary and carry heavy burdens, and I will give you rest.” ‬‬Matthew‬ ‭11:28‬ ‭NLT

Yes,

“Come close to God, and God will come close to you.” ‬‬James‬ ‭4:8‬ ‭NLT

“Confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed.” James‬ ‭5:16‬ ‭NLT‬‬

In other words,

“Give your entire attention to what God is doing right now, and don’t get worked up about what may or may not happen tomorrow. God will help you deal with whatever hard things come up when the time comes.”Matthew‬ ‭6:34‬ ‭MSG‬‬

GOD KNOWS AND HE WILL HELP YOU

By Edwin Christiaan | July 2, 2019

“The Lord knows how to rescue godly people from their trials.” 2. Peter‬ ‭2:9‬ ‭NLT‬‬

“God is faithful. He will not allow the temptation to be more than you can stand. When you are tempted, He will show you a way out so that you can endure.” 1. Corinthians‬ ‭10:13‬ ‭NLT‬‬

“God is not unjust. He will not forget how hard you have worked for Him and how you have shown your love to Him by caring for other believers, as you still do.” Hebrews‬ ‭6:10‬ ‭NLT‬‬

“So we can say with confidence, “The Lord is my helper, so I will have no fear. What can mere people do to me?” Hebrews‬ ‭13:6‬ ‭NLT‬‬

“For God has said, “I will never fail you. I will never abandon you.” Hebrews‬ ‭13:5‬ ‭NLT‬‬