Author: Benjamin Kwashi

Acts 2:17 – Pentecost Prayer
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Acts 2:17 – Pentecost Prayer

Dear Lord, Look with mercy into the inside of the church your Body and come to our rescue. Expose and uproot every malice and wickedness from inside the church. Denounce and yet pardon those who truly repent and confess their sinful acts of all evils and return wholeheartedly to you. […]

James 1:27  – True Religion
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James 1:27 – True Religion

James 1:27 – Religion that God our Father accepts as pure and faultless is this: to look afterorphans and widows in their distress and to keep oneself from being polluted by the world. Sometimes we take hold of an issue using scripture to inflict injury on others. In fact in […]

Amos 3:7-8 – Its all about Love
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Amos 3:7-8 – Its all about Love

“Surely the Sovereign Lord does nothing without revealing his plan to his servants the prophets. The lion has roared – who will not fear? The Sovereign Lord has spoken – who can but prophesy?” (Amos 3:7-8). Very obviously the children of Israel did all the religious rites perfectly, they were […]

John 8:32-36  Set free by Christ
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John 8:32-36 Set free by Christ

“Then you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free… So if the Son sets you free, you will be free indeed.” (John 8:32-36)  Some truth preached by Jesus is most unsettling for the Pharisees and teachers of the law because they were unwilling to unlearn from the […]

Amos 5:4   What God requires of us
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Amos 5:4 What God requires of us

Very obviously the children of Israel did all the religious rites perfectly, they were by religion in the right standing. But God visited them in fury along with all the surrounding pagan nations. In fact the punishment of the pagan nations was lighter comparatively. God is more interested in a […]

1 Corinthians 5 :6        Purity
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1 Corinthians 5 :6        Purity

The church in Corinth was young in the faith.  It was also immature in many ways.  We have seen that there were problems of divisions, factions and “party spirit”; now we see the problems of sexual immorality.  A man was having a sexual relationship with his stepmother – a forbidden […]

2 Peter 2:4-22    The end of the wicked
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2 Peter 2:4-22 The end of the wicked

Throughout history, those who are evil receive their punishment.  This is true even of the angels, and further examples are given of the people of Noah’s day, and of Sodom and Gomorrah.  Such evil people are controlled by their own selfish desires; they indulge in all kinds of sin, and […]