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Great Leaders Live By Strong Convictions
By Rick Warren
The real foundation of great leadership is character, not charisma. And one aspect of a leader’s character is the convictions to which he is deeply…Continue
Added by Joe Bose on May 14, 2014 at 4:34pm — No Comments
et us therefore approach the throne of grace with boldness,so that we may receive mercy and find grace to help in time of need.Hebrew 4:16 (NRSV). The Mosaic Law is," Eye for an Eye Tooth for a Tooth",But Jesus Christ Law is,"Love your neighbor as yourself and No violence."We have to provide Peace in the world we live in. The scripture shows that if we are willing to humble ourselves before God,God will show us mercy.The Lord longs to be gracious to you;therefore he will rise up to show you…Continue
Added by Inoke Raikadroka on May 5, 2014 at 8:20am — No Comments
"This Book of the Law shall not depart out of thy mouth,but shall meditate therein day and night.that thou mayest observe to do according to all that is written therein:for then thou shalt make thy way prosperous,and shalt have good success." Joshua 1:8.
The Bible and it's teachings are important aspects of Western Culture.It provides the materials for deeper research in and access to the real nature of things.Without the Great Revelations,Epic and Philosophies as part of our Natural…Continue
5 Things Healthy Leaders Do Consistently
I am always trying to improve my leadership.
I am always trying to improve my leadership. I admit that I am not the leader in so many different areas that I would like to be, but I have this idea that I am becoming who God wants me to be. I am just a work in progress. I have learned in my short years of…Continue
Added by Joe Bose on April 15, 2014 at 5:08pm — No Comments
Do not be anxious about anything,but in every situation,by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving,present your requests to God.And the peace of God,which transcends all understanding,will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus. Phillippians 4:6,7. Just like the bird,I sometimes find myself struggling intently with an issue or problem.Worry creeps in as I try to find my way back out.Before long,I am tired and exhausted. In these instances,I can remember the words Paul wrote to the…Continue
Added by Inoke Raikadroka on April 25, 2014 at 7:17am — No Comments
13 Critics You Need to Hear
Critics are a dime a dozen; some should be heard but many are self-appointed sounding brass. The Internet and anonymity empowers them. I’ve had my share of covert critics, and generally they are the same—intentionally…Continue
Added by Joe Bose on May 7, 2014 at 4:48pm — No Comments
He that walketh with wise men shall be wise:but a companion of fools shall be destroyed. Proverbs 13:20.The association with wise men will give you peace but fools will always give you trouble.Wisdom,as well as folly,can be transferred by association.It wiil come to your words are building blocks of which you construct your life and future.Situations,circumstances and conditions are all subject to change,but with the support of your words you can establish them in your life…Continue
Added by Inoke Raikadroka on May 7, 2014 at 8:32am — No Comments
Added by Joe Bose on May 8, 2014 at 5:07pm — No Comments
4 Tips to Grow Up Spiritually
No one is born a full grown human. They are born babies and then grow up. Similarly no one is born a full grown Christian. You are born a spiritual babe and grow into a mature believer.
To grow spiritually, you have to have the right diet.
What kind of diet is that?
Well, you have to feed on the entire Word of God but in particular, the New Testament. You see, we live under the New Covenant, not the Old Covenant. Some of the things in…Continue
Added by Joe Bose on April 23, 2014 at 5:31pm — No Comments
As Jesus went ashore,he saw a great crowd;and he had compassing for them,because they were like sheep without a shepherd. Mark 6:34. Since Christ is my shepherd,I will follow him closely.The Bible often compares us to sheep.Like sheep,we may go astray by following someone who is not our shepherd. Like sheep,we are easily frightened when venturing into unfamiliar territory.Like sheep we need a shepherd to guide us,to protect us,to lead us to clean water and green pastures.Christ is our…Continue
Added by Inoke Raikadroka on April 29, 2014 at 6:40am — No Comments
Your Spiritual Authority
A solid understanding of spiritual authority is vital to build your faith when casting out demons, healing the sick, and exercising your authority over the powers of darkness.
When we have been given authority to cast out demons, but instead we pray that God brings the demon out…Continue
Added by Joe Bose on May 2, 2014 at 6:29pm — No Comments
Paul wrote,"I have learned to be content whatever the circumstances." Phillippians 4:11 This Holy day marks a time when I try to think about moderation.Living in moderation is a daily challenge for me.From grocery shopping,to eating,to going to new stores,it is difficult to eat and purchase only what is necessary without splurging on a little more here and there. My thoughts goes to apostle Paul,who learned to be content in all circumstances. Having an excess of goods or of food clutters my…Continue
Added by Inoke Raikadroka on April 19, 2014 at 7:20am — No Comments
As Culture Becomes More Corrupt, How Should Christians Live?
by Scott Wilson
It’s no secret we live in a culture that is becoming increasingly more corrupt.
Sin is rampant and excused. God’s truth is being distorted.
And as we watch this unfold in front of us, it would be easy to get stuck thinking that this means we should disengage from culture and protect ourselves and our families.
But this is not what God has called us to do. In fact, I think he’s called many…
Added by Joe Bose on April 20, 2014 at 4:52pm — No Comments
And when the Sabbath was past,Mary Magdalene,Mary the mother of James and Salome,had bought sweet spices that they might come and anoint him. Mark 16:1. Mark teaches us a big lesson about resposibiities.Where are the men? About 3 in the morning,( Maca..maca mai!).Genesis chap.3,God asked Adam,"Where are you?" Adam replied,"The woman you gave me,she gave the tree,and I did eat it." Always passing the buck,but they both partake in it.Look around you and consider what must be done.The women…Continue
Added by Inoke Raikadroka on April 22, 2014 at 8:12am — No Comments
The Indescribable Christ
by Dr. S.M. Lockridge
“He’s enduringly strong, He’s entirely sincere, He’s eternally steadfast. He’s immortally graceful. He’s imperially powerful. He’s impartially merciful. He’s God’s Son. He’s a sinner’s saviour. He’s the centerpiece of civilization. He stands alone in Himself. He’s unparalleled. He’s unprecedented. He’s supreme. He’s preeminent. He’s the loftiest idea in…
Added by Joe Bose on April 24, 2014 at 4:48pm — No Comments
Manasa is only 18 and a pair of twin.The other pair,Inoke Raikadroka (Jnr) plays Football at UC Davis University.They both play rugby for USA (Under 19) and toured South America in 2012.They won scholarships when attending Serra High School and won the CIF and Carlifonia State Champonship,totaling more than 5000 High Schools.Their dream is to contribute to Fiji one day,(PUSH TAILEVU).I remind them to always put God first in whatever you do.
Added by Inoke Raikadroka on April 21, 2014 at 6:37am — No Comments
The Lord said to me,"Do not say,I am only a boy for you shall go to all to whom I send you, and you shall speak whatever I command you." Jeremiah 1:7. Most of the time we give a lot of excuses but God is not as much concerned with our ability as with our availability. God is pleased when we are willing to use what we have to serve regardless of how unskilled we think we are. God knows our limitations and desires only that we are prepared and willing to go where God leads and to do God's…Continue
Added by Inoke Raikadroka on April 16, 2014 at 7:31am — No Comments
Good Friday: 4 Powerful Reflections on the Cross
As followers of Jesus, we need to embrace Good Friday, which is a little bit like saying we need to embrace torture.
From that time on, Jesus began to explain to his…
Added by Joe Bose on April 18, 2014 at 4:22pm — No Comments
The Master said to the slave,"Go out into the roads and lanes,and compel people to come in so that my house may be filled." Luke 14:23. This experience reminded me of the parable of the great dinner in Luke 14. After the host sent the invitations and received the news that the guests were not coming,he extended the invitation to include people from the roads and lanes.Our dinner became a true feast where those who came truly wanted to be there.And they were fed by the Bread of Life,Jesus…Continue
Added by Inoke Raikadroka on April 12, 2014 at 9:45am — No Comments
How to Fix Your Preacher in 10 EASY Steps
So your preacher needs help.
He regularly shoots himself in the foot with portions of the church and doesn’t know it.…Continue
Added by Joe Bose on April 11, 2014 at 5:55pm — No Comments