The born-again believers are not fighting in spiritual warfare to earn, gain or obtain victory over the devil, but to appropriate, enforce, defend, demonstrate or manifest the victory that Jesus Christ has already won for them and given to them through His death on the cross. It is simply a display of ignorance, pride, or spiritual immaturity for any believer to be striving to win or gain victory over the devil through his own effort…Read More
No man can gain victory over Satan through his own effort. However, the Lord Jesus Christ has won an absolute victory over Satan and his cohorts for all mankind through His death on the Cross and His resurrection from the dead. Therefore, you must wage your warfare with a mindset of an overcomer. The devil will always seek to confuse or deceive you into striving for victory in spiritual battles, but you must stand firm in the victory that Christ has won for you…Read More
The Lord Jesus Christ has won a complete victory over Satan for all mankind through His death on the Cross and His resurrection from the dead. Christ’s triumph over Satan on the Cross is not a partial, gradual or progressive victory; it is absolute, total, complete, perfect and final. Christ’s triumph is not for Himself, but for all those who put their trust in Him and His finished work on the Cross. All the benefits of Christ’s death have been credited to the account of the believers…Read More
You cannot be a disciple of Jesus if you are unwilling to accept Jesus without any reservation as your Lord, Master and king. Following Jesus implies embracing and adopting completely Jesus’ values, beliefs, ideas, principles, goals, visions, lifestyle and teaching. It is quite possible to believe, accept, receive and confess Jesus Christ as your Saviour, Healer, Deliverer, Protector or Provider, but not embrace and submit to Him as your Lord, Master or Leader.Read More
The product of the new birth is not a better, improved, reformed, or refined old self, but a new creation, a new self, a new being. If you fail to acknowledge, embrace, believe and live by the spiritual truth that in Christ you are now a New Creation – a new being with a new, holy and divine nature, divine potentials, new status, position, and spiritual authority; you will still continue to operate, struggle and suffer under the tyranny of Sin and Satan as the old being…Read More
Discipleship is not a programme but an intimate relationship with the Lord Jesus Christ. Discipleship is not attending and graduating from a Theological Seminary, Bible College or Leadership Class.
Discipleship certainly involves studying or learning from God’s Word, but mere acquisition of mental or intellectual knowledge about Jesus Christ does not make anyone a disciple of Christ…